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  Rick Anton
Rick Anton

Player Profile
Hometown:
Prescott, Ariz.

Last College:
Yavapai JC

Weight:
190

Position:
P

Experience:
2L

B/T:
L/L

On Anton: Selected in the eighth round of the 2011 MLB Draft (Los Angeles Dodgers) ... two-time all-MWC (first-team as a senior) ... career record of 16-4 with a 3.74 ERA ... 149 career strikeouts.

2011: First-team all-MWC ... 9-1 record with a 2.52 ERA ... tied for the MWC lead in wins while ranking fourth in ERA ... 85 strikeouts (third in the MWC) ... tied school record for winning percentage in a season (.900) ... 100 innings pitched (second in MWC) ... seven runners picked off (tied for second in the conference) ... 15 starts ... allowed just 28 earned runs (35 total runs) ... only loss of the season was in first start of the year, allowing three hits and one run vs. Cal over five innings (2/20) ... had a no-decision against Arkansas, allowing two runs on four hits in six innings (2/25) ... picked up first win of the season against Texas A&M, striking out nine and allowing one run on five hits over seven innings (3/4) ... named to Houston College Classic All-Tournament Team ... allowed two runs on seven hits with seven strikeouts against BYU, pitching 8 1/3 innings in a no-decision (3/17) ... eight strikeouts vs. UNLV, allowing one run over seven innings (4/1) ... seven shutout innings against New Mexico with seven strikeouts in a win (4/15) ... seven strikeouts in win over Tulane, allowing one run on four hits in six innings (4/21) ... earned win in Utah's only shutout of the season, a 3-0 win over San Diego State, striking out six over seven innings (5/6) ... earned a no-decision against TCU, striking out five and allowing five runs (three earned), leaving the game with a 5-3 lead (5/13) ... picked up a win against SDSU in the MWC Tournament, allowing two runs on six hits while striking out seven over eight innings (5/25).

2010: Second-team all-MWC ... led Utah and tied for sixth in the MWC with seven wins (7-3) ... 64 strikeouts (seventh in the MWC) ... 5.13 ERA ... 14 starts and 87.2 innings pitched ... led the MWC with just three home runs allowed ... only allowed one triple ... held opponents to a .294 batting average ... three pickoffs ... earned first win over Sam Houston State, allowing two runs on six hits with four strikeouts (2/28) ... nine strikeouts against Washington State, holding the Cougars to one run on four hits over seven innings (3/7) ... had a no-hitter going through six innings against Portland, allowing one run on two hits over eight innings with seven strikeouts (3/14) ... allowed just three hits (one earned run) in 8.1 innings with four strikeouts vs. Air Force (4/2) ... six strikeouts, allowing two runs on six hits over eight innings vs. BYU (4/23) ... win over San Diego State in the MWC Tournament (5/25).

Prior to Utah: NJCAA Honorable Mention All-American at Yavapai JC as a freshman in 2008 ... two-time all-region ... 9-4 with a 3.10 ERA and 105 strikeouts as a sophomore ... went 13-4 as a freshman with 84 strikeouts and a school-record 1.38 ERA, allowing just 15 earned runs in over 97 innings pitched ... 2008 first-team All-ACCAC ... played on the NJCAA All-Star team that competed against the Taiwanese Junior National Team in 2008 ... attended Prescott High School.

Major: Parks, Recreation and Tourism.

ANTON, Rick


Year ERA W-L App GS CG SHO/CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF B/Avg WP HBP BK SFA SHA 2010.... 5.13 7-3 14 14 0 0/0 0 87.2 101 56 50 26 64 26 1 3 392 .294 7 9 1 4 9 2011.... 2.52 9-1 15 15 0 0/1 0 100.0 100 35 28 25 85 19 3 4 426 .265 4 10 0 0 14 TOTAL... 3.74 16-4 29 29 0 0/1 0 187.2 201 91 78 51 149 45 4 7 818 .279 11 19 1 4 23


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