SOPHOMORE (2012): Was a second-team All-American selection by the NCBWA, a third-team All-America selection by Baseball America and a WCC Honorable Mention selection after appearing in 31 games (two starts) serving primarily as the Toreros closer... In 59.1 innings pitched went 5-2 with a 2.58 ERA while saving 19 games, striking out 53 batters, and allowing zero home runs... Made his first start of the season May 15 at UC Irvine, pitching four scoreless innings to earn the win.
FRESHMAN (2011): Earned All-WCC Freshman Honors with two game starts and 15 game appearances as a right-handed pitcher...with an ERA of 2.97 in 30.1 innings at work with 28 strikeouts...had his first start and longest outing of four innings pitched against New Orleans (4/3/2011)...recorded his best outing on May 1, 2011, in the win over Saint Mary's with six strikeouts in just two innings of work.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played baseball at Centennial High School...was named second-team All-State, second-team All-Sunset Division and first-team All-Northwest Conference as a senior after posting a 4-5 record with a 2.21 ERA...as a junior, he was named second-team All-Sunset Division, and first-team All-Northwest Conference after posting a 5-2 record with a 2.50 ERA...in his sophomore season, he was named first-team All-Northwest Conference, first-team All-Sunset Division and second-team All-Southern Nevada after going 6-2 with a 2.05 ERA...and as a freshman, he posted a perfect 5-0 record with a 3.95 ERA...he was drafted in the 28th round of the 2010 MLB June draft by the Boston Red Sox.
PERSONAL: Michael Wagner was born on October 3, 1991...he is the son of Ralph and Debbie Wagner...he was heavily recruited by USC, Gonzaga, Loyola Marymount and UNLV...he chose to attend USD because of the baseball program...his brother Matthew played baseball at UNLV...he notes that he likes to play golf in addition to baseball.
The coaching tree under University of San Diego head baseball coach continues to grow, as former Torero assistant coach Brian Green has been named the new head coach at New Mexico State University. Read More [+]
On behalf of the GSCBL, the league would like to recognize Alameda Merchants pitcher Daniel Reitzler for being named GSCBL Pitcher of the Week for his great relief work this past week on the hill. Read More [+]
Chicago Cubs third-base prospect Kris Bryant, the second overall pick in the 2013 first-year player draft, has lived up to the hype this year while laying waste to pitching at two levels. He has 31... Read More [+]
MLB's annual Futures Game will take place at Target Field on July 13, and now we know who we'll be watching, as they've announced the rosters for both the U.S. squad and their World counterparts. Read More [+]
Five more Toreros have been drafted by Major League Baseball, as the University of San Diego's junior infielder Andrew Daniel was taken in the 11th round by the Los Angeles Angels, while senor left... Read More [+]
For the second day in a row, a member of the Torero baseball team was selected in the MLB Draft. Senior Louie Lechich was selected by the Chicago White Sox with the 168th overall pick in the sixth ... Read More [+]
The sophomore hurler from Placentia, Calif. holds a 3.23 cumulative GPA. Conlon went 7-2 in 14 games with a 4.35 ERA. He tied Louie Lechich with a team-high 13 starts and struck out 60 batters in... Read More [+]