Baseball's Win Streak Snapped by Northwestern at Wrigley Field
Postgame Notes: Michigan 5, Penn State 1
Baseball Rallies Past PSU Behind Five-Run Eighth, Szkutnik's 12 K's
Postgame Notes: Michigan 6, Michigan State 3
Baseball Earns Comeback Win at Michigan State to Open In-State Series
Junior (2014) ... Was selected by the Detroit Tigers in the 20th round of the 2014 MLB First-Year Player Draft ... Made 15 starts on the mound for the Wolverines ... Had a 3.38 earned-run average and 57 strikeouts in 80 innings pitched ... Tied for third in the Big Ten in games started and was sixth in batters struck out looking (23) ... Had a season-high six strikeouts in five starts ... Pitched a career-high 8.2 innings in a home start against Ohio State (May 9) ... Earned the win at Northwestern (May 3), striking out five in seven innings of work ... Pitched seven scoreless innings against Iowa (March 30) ... Allowed just one run in 6.2 innings against Nebraska (April 26).
Sophomore (2013) ... Made 16 appearances with 12 starts for the Maize and Blue ... Picked up four wins and had 62 strikeouts in 71.1 innings pitched ... Was 10th in the Big Ten in strikeouts and third in batters struck out looking (24) ... Struck out 35 batters in Big Ten games ... Had a career-high 12 strikeouts in 6.2 innings pitched in a 5-1 win over Penn State (April 12) ... Allowed just one run and six hits in 6.2 innings against the Nittany Lions ... In seven innings, allowed three runs while striking out three in a win at Michigan State (April 5) ... Earned his first win of 2013 vs. Georgetown (March 3), striking out five and allowing two runs in seven innings of work ... Had six strikeouts in back-to-back starts against Iowa (May 3) and Purdue (May 10) ... Allowed one earned run in 5.2 innings against the Hawkeyes ... In the win over Holy Cross (March 10), allowed just four hits and three runs with four strikeouts in five innings.
Freshman (2012) ... Made 18 appearances with six starts for the Maize and Blue ... Had eight strikeouts in a game twice: vs. Florida Gulf Coast (Feb. 29) and Northwestern (April 22) ... Earned his first win of the season in a start vs. Oakland (March 27), allowing just one hit with three strikeouts in four innings pitched ... In a five-inning start at Michigan State (April 7), allowed two earned runs with a pair of strikeout to earn the win on the mound ... Had his first save as a Wolverine against Iona (Feb. 24), striking out a batter and allowing a hit in the ninth ... Pitched six innings of relief at Minnesota (April 1), striking out three and allowing two hits and no runs ... Struck out eight and allowed just one hit in 3.1 innings of relief against Florida Gulf Coast (Feb. 29) ... Made his first appearance in a Michigan uniform against West Virginia (Feb. 19), allowing two hits and one unearned run in an inning of work ... Had five strikeouts in 4.2 innings of relief at Western Michigan (May 15).
Prep ... Bedford (2011) ... All-State first team (2011) ... MHSBCA Dream Team (2011) ... All-Region first team (2010, '11) ... All-District (2009, '10, '11) ... All-South Eastern Conference first team (2010, '11) ... All-Monroe County (2010, '11) ... Holds Bedford High School's innings in a season (84), career innings (214), career strikeouts (327) and career wins (31) record ... Went 31-6 in his career at Bedford ... As a senior, was 12-2 with a 1.08 earned-run average and 130 strikeouts and helped the team to a state runner-up in Division I ... Pitched three no-hitters and one perfect game in his high school career ... Hit .430 with 13 doubles, three home runs and 33 runs-batted-in at Bedford ... Bedford Scholar-Athlete and Deca (business organization) vice president.
Personal ... Given Name: Trent Robert Szkutnik ... Born Aug. 21, 1993 ... Son of Jeff Szkutnik and Kandi Mullikan... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Political science major.