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Mike Vinson

RHP

Height
6' 4"
CLASS
Fr.
Hometown
Miami, Fla.
Weight
205 lbs.
Experience
HS
School
Christopher Columbus

Major: Telecommunications – Media & Society

 

(2014): Was sidelined for the entire season and received a medical redshirt.

 

AS A FRESHMAN (2013): Earned a spot on the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll…Made 17 relief appearances and was 1-0 with a 4.79 earned run average…Totaled 19 strikeouts and permitted six walks in 20.2 innings…Registered three strikeouts in four different outings…Had a 1-0 record and a 3.38 ERA in 10 games of SEC work, with nine strikeouts and one walk in 10.2 innings…Saw action in the first two games of the series with Auburn and picked up his first career victory in game two thanks to the four-run comeback in the ninth inning that featured a game-tying, three-run homer by Josh Tobias and a walk-off double by Zack Powers…Came through with 1.2 scoreless and hitless innings in the 4-3 win over No. 8 South Carolina…Had two consecutive scoreless appearances at No. 17 Mississippi State and totaled three strikeouts…Had three K over two shutout frames in the series finale versus No. 10 Kentucky…Notched three punch-outs over two innings of scoreless ball in the home triumph over Jacksonville…Tossed a career-high 2.2 innings and yielded one run in the third meeting with FGCU at McKethan Stadium…Worked a scoreless frame in the 12-inning affair with Georgia Southern…Debuted in the series finale against Duke on the opening weekend of the campaign and pitched two-thirds of an inning.

 

HIGH SCHOOL: Right-hander from Christopher Columbus High School who played for head coach Joe Weber…A first-team all-state recipient, Vinson was named the 2012 Miami-Dade County 8A-15 Player of the Year and was a member of the Miami Herald’s Class 8A-5A First-Team All-Dade County as a senior…Turned in a perfect 8-0 record with a 0.93 ERA and registered 83 strikeouts…Batted .338 with a .494 on-base percentage and 22 RBI…The Explorers were 27-5 overall and finished as the Class 8A state runner-up after capturing the district crown…Combined on a no-hitter in the Class 8A Regional final, working the first eight innings of Columbus’ 1-0 victory in nine innings over Hialeah…Struck out nine batters and only allowed one base-runner until the seventh inning…That lone runner had come in the opening frame after a passed ball on a strikeout…Vinson picked up the win in the inaugural game held at the Miami Marlins’ Park in front of more than 6,000 fans…Notched eight strikeouts in 5.2 innings, allowing just two hits…Collected the first hit at the park, a first-inning single, and contributed a two-run triple in the fourth inning…Was a first-team selection on Rawlings/Perfect Game Preseason Florida All-Region Team last spring…Mentioned as a top player on ESPN High School’s Florida All-State Baseball Team prior to his final prep campaign…Led the Explorers in home runs as a junior and picked up seven saves in 15.1 innings on the mound, with 22 strikeouts and an ERA of 1.89.

 

VINSON’S CAREER STATISTICS

Overall Season Statistics

YEAR

ERA

W

L

APP

GS

CG

SHO

CBO

SV

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

2013

3.08

3

1

16

4

0

0

0

0

38.0

24

13

13

15

26

CAREER

3.08

3

1

16

4

0

0

0

0

38.0

24

13

13

15

26

 

SEC Regular-Season Statistics

YEAR

ERA

W

L

APP

GS

CG

SHO

CBO

SV

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

2013

4.05

1

0

7

4

0

0

0

0

20.0

14

9

9

11

13

CAREER

4.05

1

0

7

4

0

0

0

0

20.0

14

9

9

11

13

 

VINSON’S CAREER HIGHS

Innings (Starter): None

Innings (Reliever): 2.2 vs. Florida Gulf Coast (2/23/13)

Strikeouts: 3, 4x, last vs. Kentucky (3/17/13)

Hits Allowed: 3, 5x, last vs. LSU (5/3/13)

Runs: 2, 6x, last vs. LSU (5/3/13)

Earned Runs: 2, 4x, last vs. Missouri (4/21/13)

Walks: 2 vs. Florida Gulf Coast (2/23/13)

 

 

 

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