Bass' Collegiate Pitching Stats
2004: Did not appear in any games.
Sophomore in 2003: 11 total outings, all in relief ... Struck out a season-high five in four innings against St. Mary's (4-18-03)... Did not allow a run in his first six outings... Pitched a perfect inning during a USD win over Cal Poly SLO (1-26-03)... Over two games, worked two scoreless innings in Lubbock, Texas against Texas Tech... Struck out 15 in 14 plus innings on the season... Posted an ERA of 7.53.
Freshman in 2002: Bass appeared in 20 games, all in relief as a true freshman... Pitched three scoreless innings while fanning three to pick up a save against Oregon State (2-10-02)... Posted a 2-1 overall record, winning in USD's opening series at UC Irvine (2-27-02) and early in the season at Cal Poly SLO (2-3-02)... Bass struck out 16 in 29.2 innings of work as a frosh... Walked 12 and gave up 53 hits.
Prep: Attended local Santana High School... Earned All-Grossmont North League honors for three consecutive seasons... Was named All-CIF as a junior and senior... Led Santana to league titles as a sophomore and junior... Recorded a 8-2 record and a 2.04 ERA as a junior... Was a three-sport letterman in baseball, basketball and football... All-State wide receiver and All-CIF selection while playing football at Santana... Baseball coach at Santana was Jerry Henson.
Personal: Full name is Michael Nation Bass... Also recruited by Pepperdine, USC and Loyola Marymount... Chose USD for its academic programs, location and baseball team ... Son of Bart & Darcy Bass... Born October 10, 1982 in San Diego, California.