UCLA Baseball BIO
Scott Griggs
Player Profile:
Scott Griggs 1265375
Position: Right Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 205
Year: Junior
Hometown: Alamo, Calif.
High School: San Ramon Valley
Made 36 appearances, all in relief...established UCLA's single-season saves record, recording 15 saves in 17 opportunities...captured third-team All-America honors from the NCBWA and third team acclaim from Baseball America and Louisville Slugger/Collegiate Baseball...earned All-Pac-12 Conference honors in addition to being name a first-team ABCA All-West Region selection...went 3-1 with a 2.65 ERA, recording 64 strikeouts and 31 walks in 37.1 innings...limited the opposition to a .170 batting average...was selected in the eighth round of the 2012 MLB Draft by the Los Angeles Dodgers...ranked second in the Pac-12 in saves (15) and tied for second in appearances (36)...recorded a season-high three strikeouts in nine appearances...in Pac-12 action, went 2-0 with a 1.10 ERA, recording eight saves, 27 strikeouts and seven walks in 16.1 innings (15 appearances)...had three strikeouts in consecutive outings at Georgia, helping the Bruins earn a three-game series sweep...had a string of 13 consecutive scoreless appearances (totaling 14.0 scoreless innings) from March 18 through May 5.

2011 (summer)
Made nine appearances (seven starts) for the Brewster Whitecaps of the Cape Cod League...went 1-3 with a 3.03 ERA, recording 28 strikeouts and 29 walks in 32.2 innings...Brewster went 20-20-4, finishing third in the league's Eastern Division.

Made nine appearances, including three starts...went 1-1 with a 5.60 ERA, totaling 21 strikeouts and 21 walks in 17.2 innings...limited the opposition to a .213 batting average...was the starting pitcher in each of UCLA's first two midweek games before pitching primarily as a reliever...earned his first career victory in his first collegiate start, striking out a career-high five batters in four scoreless predetermined innings in a 9-0 victory against Pepperdine (Feb. 22)...preserved UCLA's 6-4 win over Long Beach State (April 12), throwing 1.2 scoreless innings without allowing any hits...logged one strikeout in one scoreless inning in relief at Pepperdine (May 3).

2010 (summer)
Started six games for the Bellingham Bells of the West Coast Collegiate League...went 1-2 with a 3.89 ERA, recording 32 strikeouts and 20 walks in 27 innings...played alongside UCLA teammates Chase Brewer and Cody Regis... Bellingham went 25-22 overall, finishing third in the West Coast Collegiate League's West Division.

Made eight appearances, all in relief...posted a 6.75 ERA in 8.0 innings, recording 10 strikeouts and eight walks...pitched two scoreless innings in two postseason appearances, recording two strikeouts and two walks...threw one scoreless inning at UC Riverside, notching one strikeout and one walk (April 13)...logged a season-high three strikeouts in one scoreless inning against USC (May 15)...struck out two batters in one scoreless inning in a 6-2 win against UC Santa Barbara (May 18)...threw one scoreless inning against Kent State in UCLA's first game of the NCAA Los Angeles Regional (June 4)...notched one strikeout in 0.2 innings of relief in Game 1 of the finals of the College World Series against South Carolina (June 28).

High School
Three-year varsity baseball letterwinner at San Ramon Valley High School under head coaches Chris deClercq (2008, 2009) and Rick Steen (2007)...selected in the 34th round of the 2009 MLB Draft by the Seattle Mariners...ranked the No. 11 top high school prospect and No. 24 overall 2009 MLB Draft prospect in November 2008 by Baseball America...listed as the No. 4 high school player in California and No. 12 top high school prospect, nationally, by Perfect Game Crosschecker in February 2009...was an AFLAC All-America selection in 2008...went 2-3 with a 2.10 ERA, 50 strikeouts and 29 walks in 40.0 innings as a senior...named a second-team Preseason All-America selection in 2009 by Baseball America...went 1-1 with a 2.21 ERA, totaling 16 strikeouts in 12.2 innings as a junior...missed a portion of his junior season with an arm injury...posted a 3.28 ERA, recording 54 strikeouts in 49.0 innings as a sophomore (2007)...selected to play at the 2008 USA Baseball Tournament of Stars in Cary, N.C...was ranked the No. 20 prospect at the event by Perfect Game Crosschecker and No. 38 by Baseball America...played for the Atlanta Braves Scout Team at the 2008 World Wood Bat Association (WWBA) Championship in Jupiter, Fla...chosen to compete with the San Francisco Giants USA Scout Team in August 2008 at Safeco Field (Seattle)...played for the Milwaukee Brewers Area Code Team in July 2008...named the most valuable pitcher at the WWBA National Championship (July 2007) in East Cobb, Ga., totaling 11 strikeouts in 9.0 innings for NorCal Baseball Team...voted the most outstanding pitcher in the 2007 Bay Area World Series...selected to tryout for the USA Baseball 2007 Youth National Team...earned MVP honors at the 2006 15-and-under USSSA State Championship after throwing a no-hitter.

Full name: Scott Bradley Griggs...born May 13, 1991 in La Jolla, Calif...Scott is the youngest of Bradley and Tracy Griggs' three children...has one sister, Kelly, and one brother, Kenneth...business-economics major.

Career Highs
Innings Pitched - 4.0 (twice), last vs. UC Santa Barbara (5/11/11)
Strikeouts - 5 (twice), last vs. UC Santa Barbara (5/11/11)


2010 Fr. 6.75 0-0 8 0 0 0 8.0 6 6 6 8 10 1 0 1 36 .222 2 0 1 0 0
2011 So. 5.60 1-1 9 3 0 0 17.2 13 13 11 21 21 4 0 0 84 .213 3 1 1 0 0
2012 Jr. 2.65 3-1 36 0 0 15 37.1 23 13 11 31 64 2 0 0 173 .170 10 4 0 3 0
TOTALS 4.00 1-2 53 3 0 15 63.0 42 32 28 60 95 7 0 1 293 .188 15 5 2 3 0

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