Chris Fetter 41
Chris Fetter

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Carmel, Ind.

High School:
Carmel

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 230

Position:
P

B/T:
R-R




Michigan Honors/Awards ... NCAA All-American and Louisville Slugger Second-Team All-America Starting Pitcher by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper (2008) ... All-Big Ten Tournament team selection (2008) ... All-Big Ten Conference First-Team (2008) ... 2008 Collegiate Baseball player to watch ... Betty Simmons Award as team's Most Improved Player (2008) ... Michigan co-Pitcher of the Year (2008) ... Big Ten Pitcher of the Week (March 10 & 17, 2008) ... All-Mideast Region selection (2008) ... All-Big Ten Conference Third-Team (2007) ... All-Big Ten Conference First-Team (2006) ... named to Roger Clemens Award Watch List (2007) ... Collegiate Baseball Magazine Player to Watch (2007) ... Baseball America Freshman All-America second team (2006) ... Betty Simmons Award as team's Most Improved Player (2006) ... recipient of 2007-08 Marlin H. Pemberton Scholarship for Baseball.

Senior/Junior (2008) ... Appeared in 16 games with 14 starts ... Louisville Slugger All-America Second-Team Starting Pitcher by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper ... All-Big Ten Conference First-Team Starting Pitcher ... Big Ten Tournament All-Tournament Team Starting Pitcher ... Led the team with 10 wins, a 2.47 ERA, .209 Opposing Batting Avg. and 94.2 innings pitched ... Posted career-best 10 wins to become the eighth Wolverine in history of program with 10 or more wins in as single season ... Struck out career-best 82, with 34 strikeouts looking ... Entered season with 96 career K's ... Led the Big Ten with 31 strikeouts looking during regular season ... Tossed team-best five complete games (four 7-inning, one 9-inning) ... Threw back-to-back 7-inning complete games twice (Iowa#2 3/29-at Penn State#1 4/5 and at Indiana#1 4/26-Ohio State#1 5/3) ... Recorded three double-digit strikeout performances with career-best 11 K's against Pittsburgh (3/9) ... All three double-digit K-days have come in nine inning starts ... Did not allow more than four runs in a game all year ... Michigan is outscoring its opponents 101-40 when he started ... Earned first win of season with 6.2 innings with two runs on seven hits in victory vs. Hawai'i (3/1) ... Tossed 6.2 innings of no-hit baseball and set career-high 11 K's in 7.0 innings in combined shutout vs. Pittsburgh (3/9) ... Threw 7.0-inning complete-game shutout with six K's in 1-0 victory at Penn State#1 (4/5) ... Suffered lone loss of year pitching 6.1 complete innings, allowing two runs, one earned at Indiana#1 (4/26) ... Pitched 7-inning complete game, allowing one unearned run on four hits with no walks and three K's vs. Ohio State (5/3) ... Pitched season-best 8.1 innings with 10 K's in first Friday night Big Ten start, at Minnesota (5/9) ... Pitched 7.0 innings in second round of Big Ten Tournament in win vs. Purdue (5/23), allowing one run with 10 K's ... Tossed 8-inning complete game in the loss to Arizona in the second round of the NCAA Ann Arbor Regional, allowing four runs on eight hits and seven strikeouts (5/31).

Junior/Sophomore (2007) ... All-Big Ten third team starting pitcher ... 48 strikeouts ranked fourth on staff ... worked five innings in no decision start vs. Bethune-Cookman #2 allowing three hits and three runs, one earned with six Ks ... allowed eight hits and four runs with team season high seven strikeouts in no decision start vs. Troy #1 ... pitched 3.1 innings allowing seven hits and four runs in no decision start vs. Oklahoma ... worked then season-best 5.1 innings out of bullpen at ECU #2 allowing three hits and one run while taking loss in 12th inning ... earned first win of season vs. Oak. #3 pitching six innings allowing five hits and three runs with four Ks ... collected second win at NU #3 working five innings allowing seven hits and three runs, two earned in game suspended due to darkness ... picked up third win with two innings out of bullpen at EMU #1 allowing four hits and three runs, two earned ... pitched seven innings for win at OSU #4 allowing four hits, three Ks and allowed three unearned runs ... pitched six innings allowing six hits and one run with three Ks in win vs. Purdue #4 ... worked 2.2 innings allowing six hits and five runs in no decision at MSU #4 in eventual 21-9 win ... collected second career save at WMU #1 working scoreless seventh ... pitched six innings allowing four hits and two runs in win vs. Ill. #4 ... allowed 10 hits and five runs in 3.2 innings in loss to PSU #3 ... took loss at Iowa #3 pitching five innings allowing four runs, three earned ... pitched seven innings with no decision in NCAA Nashville Regional championship game vs. Vanderbilt #3 allowing seven hits and two runs ... worked two-thirds of an inning with two assists, allowing two runs at Oregon State #2 in NCAA Super Regional ... Summer Ball ... Pitched for Cotuit Kettlers in Cape Cod League for coach Mike Roberts.

Sophomore/Freshman (2006) ... Baseball America Freshman All-America second team ... All-Big Ten first team starting pitcher ... Betty Simmons Award as U-M's Most Improved Player as voted by teammates ... led Michigan and Big Ten with the 2.22 ERA ... pitched one complete game shutout and shared three other shutouts ... worked two scoreless innings vs. South Alabama in career debut ... allowed three runs on four hits in 3.2 innings vs. UNC-Asheville ... allowed two runs in two innings vs. Louisiana Tech ... worked 3.1 scoreless innings allowing three hits with then-career-best five strikeouts to earn save for 3-0 shutout over George Washington ... pitched five innings in first career start allowing four hits and one earned run vs. Oakland #4 in Fisher Stadium debut ... worked four scoreless innings and retired all 11 batters faced vs. NU #3 matching career-best five Ks ... pitched four-hit, three-strikeout, complete game shutout in 2-0 win at Minnesota #3 with three 1-2-3 innings and four 4-batter innings ... pitched seven innings with no-decision vs. OSU #3 allowing seven hits and one run with four Ks in eventual 2-1 extra-inning win ... pitched five innings allowing two hits and one run in win at Purdue #3 ... worked 3.1 innings allowing four runs, two earned in no-decision start at MSU #3 ... took loss at Illinois #3 allowing six hits and four runs, three earned in four innings ... pitched 6.2 innings allowing four hits with three Ks in 2-0 shutout win at PSU #2 ... pitched seven shutout innings with career-best eight strikeouts in no-decision start vs. Iowa #2 in eventual 1-0 win for U-M ... pitched 6.2 innings allowing seven hits and two runs, one earned with seven strikeouts in Big Ten Tournament win over Northwestern #5 ... took loss in season finale vs. Vanderbilt in NCAA Atlanta Regional allowing 11 hits and four runs with four strikeouts in 6.1 innings ... finished second on team with 48 Ks ... .246 overall opponent batting average, second on team and tops among U-M starters ... Summer Ball ... Did not play.

Freshman (2005) ... Made spring trip but did not see action ... redshirted as a freshman ... Summer Ball ... Pitched for coach Mike Stafford's Grand Lake Mariners in Celina, Ohio, in Great Lakes League action ... 4-3, 2.60 ERA ... summer teammate was former Wolverine Brad Seddon and faced U-M teammate and Leif Mahler with Delaware Cows.

Prep ... Honor Roll student ... member of Student Athletic Board ... earned seven varsity letters with four in baseball and three in basketball for the Greyhounds ... NCAA Stay in Bounds Ambassador ... all-conference three seasons in baseball in the Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference ... earned All-MIC academic honors twice ... 7-2 with 0.77 ERA and a save as a senior for head coach Eric Lentz ... had streak of 37 innings without allowing a run and held opponents to .155 batting average ... named Indianapolis Star's North Player of the Year in Indiana ... fanned 198 batters in final three seasons with career-high 75 as a senior, allowing just 17 walks ... played first base and hit .300 when not on the mound ... considers sophomore-year one-hitter to beat Terre Haute North against current Stanford lefty Blake Holler as high school highlight ... played summer ball with Indiana Bulls for coach Dennis Kas ... considers Noblesville, Ind., native and former UCLA LHP/1B Wes Whisler, a second round draft pick of the Chicago White Sox, as toughest opponent faced because "I could not get him out" ... greatest sports memories are pitching in national championship game of NABF in 2002 and 2004 ... 7-0 with 1.50 ERA and was named to NABF all-tournament team in 2004 ... attended same high school that produced former Wolverine Jim Brauer, the 2005 Big Ten Pitcher of the Year.

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in psychology ... born 12-23-85 in Indianapolis, Ind. ... five former teammates playing college baseball ... favorites include ... book - The Bible, movie - Top Gun, food - Italian, sports teams - Indianapolis Colts and Pacers, Arizona Diamondbacks and Cleveland Indians, athlete - Randy Johnson ... enjoys basketball, watching sports and hanging out with friends ... most famous people met include Peyton Manning, Larry Bird, Bill Walton, Bob Knight ... selected `M' for the 'academic and athletic excellence' ... has good luck superstition of wearing certain shirt the day before pitching.

Pitching ERA W L App GS CG SHO CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF B/Avg WP HBP SFA SHA BK
2005 Redshirted Season
2006 2.22 5 2 16 10 1 1 3 1 73.0 66 25 18 14 48 8 1 6 292 .246 3 4 0 6 1
2007 4.71 6 3 16 12 0 0 0 1 70.2 85 45 37 21 48 16 2 5 317 .302 3 5 3 7 1
2008 2.47 10 2 16 14 5 1 1 0 94.2 71 35 26 28 82 8 2 7 386 .209 3 4 6 8 1
Career 3.06 21 7 48 36 6 2 4 2 238.1 222 105 81 63 178 32 5 18 995 .250 9 13 9 21 3


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