PRIOR TO GW: Power pitcher who throws in the upper 80s, low 90s...named Atlantic 10 Pitcher of the Week on 3/20...led the Colonials in strikeouts (70), innings pitched (89.2) and complete games (5) last season...held opponents to a .238 batting average...pitched a complete game four-hitter at UNC-Wilmington in his GW debut on 2/17, followed it up with eight scoreless innings in GW's 1-0 victory over JMU on 3/8...played for the Orleans Cardinals of the Cape Cod League last summer...will be GW's number two starter this season...transferred from the University of Richmond prior to last season...pitched 54.2 innings for Richmond as a sophomore...struck out 42 batters...in 1999 he made 13 appearances with one start for the Spiders...did not have a decision, but earned two saves...struck out 17 and walked seven in 24.1 innings of work...registered a save in his first collegiate outing against South Carolina.
HIGH SCHOOL: Two-year starter at DeMatha and two-years at Gwyn Park High School...first team All-State, All-Met, All-Conference, All-District and All-County...struck out 87 hitters in 50 innings as a senior.
PERSONAL: Born September 18, 1980 in Washington, DC...son of Reuben Baker and Jacqueline Washington...enjoys cars...would like to become a coach after graduation...sociology major.
Year ERA W-L APP GS CG SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR
1999 5.55 0-0 13 1 0 2 24.1 26 20 15 7 17 - - -
2000 6.26 3-1 11 11 0 0 54.2 60 47 38 20 42 - - -
2001 3.81 7-5 14 13 5 0 89.2 78 44 38 18 70 21 0 9
Career 5.20 10-6 38 25 5 2 167.5 164 111 91 45 129 21 0 9
Baseball Wraps Series at Baylor
WACO - The George Washington baseball team entered Sunday's finale at Baylor looking to avoid a sweep but the Bears held serve in the series finale and used ...
Baseball Topped in Game Two at Baylor
WACO - The George Washington baseball team outhit the homestanding Baylor Bears in the middle game of a three-game set on Saturday night, but fell in the...
Baseball Falls in Opener at Baylor
WACO - The George Washington baseball team opened its Texas road swing with a 6-3 loss at Baylor on Friday night at Baylor Ballpark.
Baseball Heads to Texas for Spring Break Trip
LEADING OFF: The George Washington baseball team heads to the Lone Star State for a quartet of games on its annual spring break trip this weekend. GW opens a...
Baseball Drills Delaware State, 12-6
ARLINGTON, Va. - The George Washington baseball team produced a double-digit hit total for the third time this homestand in Wednesday's 12-6 win over...
Baseball Tops UMBC, 5-3
ARLINGTON, Va. - The George Washington baseball team won for the fifth time in its last six games with a 5-3 triumph over UMBC on Tuesday afternoon at Tucker...
Baseball's Cosentino Named A-10 Player of the Week
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - George Washington senior first baseman Matt Cosentino has been named the Atlantic 10 Player of the Week the league office announced on...
Baseball Hosts Pair of Midweek Games Ahead of Spring Break Trip
LEADING OFF: The George Washington baseball team will wrap its current seven-game homestand when it hosts UMBC (Tues., 2:30 p.m.) and Delaware State (Wed., 2...