Baseball's Game 1 Shutout Headlines DH Split with Northwestern
On Cloud 9: Baseball Sweeps Penn State as Winning Streak Continues
Postgame Notes: Michigan 8, Penn State 1
Postgame Notes: Michigan 5, Penn State 1
Baseball Rallies Past PSU Behind Five-Run Eighth, Szkutnik's 12 K's
Senior/Junior (2015) ...U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award … Made 21 appearances on the mound with six starts for the Maize and Blue … Was 5-1 with a save and a 2.47 ERA for the Wolverines … Struck out 41 batters in 51 innings pitched … Opponents hit .234 off of him … In the NCAA Louisville Regional win over Bradley (May 29), struck out a career high seven batters in 6.2 innings pitched … Allowed just five hits and a run in the win over the Braves … Pitched four hitless innings of relief to earn the win against Iowa (May 2) … Struck out four in 3.2 innings of relief against Oklahoma State (May 15) … Pitched five innings and struck out five, allowing two earned runs and a walk in a win over Toledo (March 31) … Earned the win over Bowling Green (March 24), striking out a pair in four innings … Had three strikeouts in 1.2 innings of relief in the Big Ten Tournament championship game against Maryland (May 24) … Did not allow an earned run in a four-inning start, earning the win over Oakland (April 21) …
Junior (2014) ... Missed season due to injury ... Will have two years of eligibility remaining.
Sophomore (2013) ... Made 21 appearances for the Maize and Blue with one start on the mound ... Led the Wolverines with eight wins to go along with a 2.28 earned-run average and 42 strikeouts in 55.1 innings pitched ... In Big Ten games, was 5-1 with a 1.30 ERA and a save ... Led the Big Ten in ERA in conference-games only ... Was tied for fourth in the Big Ten in wins ... Picked up a save at Notre Dame (April 9), pitching the final 3.2 innings with four strikeouts ... Earned the win at Nebraska (May 18), going 5.1 innings of relief with four strikeouts, four hits and no earned runs ... Struck out four in 2.1 innings against Purdue (May 11), earning the win ... Earned the save against Iowa (May 3), striking out a pair in 2.2 innings ... Had his first win of the year at San Diego (March 10), striking out three in 1.1 innings of work ... Pitched six innings of relief against Penn State (April 14), striking out four and allowing just three hits and no runs in the win ... Struck out four and did not allow a run in 3.2 innings in a win over Bowling Green (April 2) ... Struck out four in 3.2 innings of relief in the Big Ten Tournament game against Illinois (May 23) ... Earned the win vs. Akron (March 17), striking out a batter in 2.2 innings of relief.
Freshman (2012) ... Led the Wolverines with three saves and 20 appearances ... Earned the win against UAB, striking out three in two innings of relief ... Picked up the save against Connecticut (March 18) , not allowing a hit in the final two innings ... In the win over Coastal Carolina (May 9), gave up just one hit while striking out a pair in five innings ... Picked up the win in relief at Iowa (May 5), striking out two in the final 1.1 innings of work ... Had the save against Oakland (March 27), allowing a hit and striking out a batter in two innings of work ... Had a season-high five strikeouts while giving up three hits and two runs in 4.2 innings against Iona (Feb. 26) ... Pitched two innings of relief with a strikeout against Eastern Michigan (April 18) ... Struck out four in five innings of work against Michigan State (April 8) ... Made his first appearance in a Michigan uniform against West Virginia (Feb. 19), striking out a batter in an inning of work.
Prep ... Smoky Hill (2011) ... Lettered four years in baseball at Smoky Hill ... Colorado Pitcher of the Year (2011) ... All-State first team (2011) ... All-City first team (2009, '11) ... All-Centennial League first team (2009, '11) ... All-City second team (2010) ... Was 6-2 on the mound for Smoky Hill in 2011 ... Helped Smoky Hill to a No. 5 ranking in the state of Colorado ... Hit .510 with seven home runs as a senior ... Drafted in the 24th round by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 2011 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
Personal ... Given Name: Matthew Retis Ogden ... Born Sept. 18, 1992 ... Son of Christopher and Victoria Ogden ... Brother, Joshua, played baseball at Mesa State College for four years ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... General studies major.