#17 Cristian Torres
AT NOTRE DAME (2012-PRESENT):Â Three-year monogram winner … pitched exclusively out of Irish bullpen during first three years â€¦ situational arm that has power fastball and slider â€¦ needs to work on staying in the strike zone more consistently.
JUNIOR SEASON (2014): Made 14 relief appearance out of the Irish bullpen during junior season â€¦ posted a 2-3 record and a 5.27 ERA â€¦ allowed 12 hits in 13.2 innings of work, limiting opponents to a .245 average â€¦ was affective against right-handed hitters, holding them to a .200 batting average (5-for-25) â€¦ fanned a season-high five batters in three innings of work against Appalachian State (March 11) â€¦ totaled two of team’s seven saves on year and was one of only two players to pick up a save during the season â€¦ threw 4.2 consecutive shutout innings from March 18 to April 1 â€¦ earned a monogram.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013):Â Saw action in eight games for the Irish in relief … posted a 0-0 record and a 12.46 ERA … surrendered only two hits in 4.1 innings pitched, limiting opposing batters to a cumulative .154 average … limited right-handed hitters to an even .100 batting average clip (1-for-10) … tossed a scoreless inning of relief, striking out two batters in season debut against Mercer (Feb. 17) … added a second straight shutout frame the following week at Tulane (Feb. 23) … worked 0.2 innings out of the bullpen against No. 10 Oklahoma (March 10), allowing one run in an Irish win over the Sooners … retired both batters faced in first game of the final BIG EAST series of the season at Cincinnati (May 16) â€¦ earned a monogram.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012):Â Made 11 appearances out of the Irish bullpen … went 0-0 with one save and a 3.18 ERA … allowed six hits in 5.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .261 … struck out three and walked two … went 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA in two appearances (both in relief) in BIG EAST action … allowed one hit in 0.1 inning of work as his opponents batted .500 … did not allow an earned run in 10 of his 11 appearances … did not issue a walk in nine of his 11 outings … tossed a scoreless inning of relief, with a strikeout, to collect first career save in 1-0 victory over Kansas (March 16) … tossed a scoreless inning of relief against Purdue (Feb. 19) … added scoreless innings of relief against Michigan (March 11) and IPFW (March 21) … did not allow a run over his last seven relief appearances â€¦ earned a monogram.
PREP & PERSONAL:Â Three-year letterwinner at Palos Verdes Peninsula H.S. in Rancho Palos Verdes, California … first team all-league and South Bay Athletic Club All Star in 2011 … invited to 2011 Area Code and Major League Baseball Scouting Bureau Invitational showcases … nominated for 2011 Palos Verdes Peninsula High School Athlete of the Year … member of the 2011 California Scholarship Federation and Science National Honor Society … went 7-2 with a 2.13 ERA in 53.2 innings and struck out 55 batters in 2011 … member of the California Scholarship Federation, Principal’s Honor Roll, Boy’s State Nominee and Science National Honor Society in 2010 … went 5-7 with a 3.12 ERA in 67.1 innings pitched and struck out 68 batters in 2010 … all-area team, first team all-league in 2009 … member of the California Scholarship Federation and Principal’s Honor Roll … went 6-1 with a 1.44 ERA in 43.2 innings and struck out 50 batters in 2009 … full name is Cristian delaRosa Torres … son of Juan Torres and Dora de la Rosa … has one sister, Alexandra … enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters as a political science major.
**Career Stats Attached Above As PDF (As Of May 17, 2014)**