Drafted in the 33rd round of the 2006 MLB Draft by the St. Louis Cardinals...made 14 appearances, including seven starts...compiled a 4-2 record and 5.40 ERA in 40.0 innings pitched; struck out 34 batters and limited opponents to a .234 batting average...tossed 5.0 innings with six strikeouts to earn his third win of the season against UNLV (March 14)...pitched a season-high 7.0 innings with two strikeouts in a 6-3 win at Long Beach State (Feb. 28)...earned his first win of the season against Pepperdine (Feb. 21), going 6.0 scoreless innings with four strikeouts.
Threw for the Duluth Huskies of the Northwoods League...tallied a 1-2 record, one save and a 3.88 ERA in 11 appearances and nine starts...finished the summer with 31 strikeouts in 62.2 innings pitched...earned "Silver Glove" honors.
Named 2005 UCLA Co-Pitcher of the Year...appeared in 31 games and made four starts to lead the UCLA pitching staff with four wins...posted a 4-6 record, a 4.77 ERA, one complete game win, one save, and 48 strikeouts in 71.2 innings of work...three of his four wins came in relief appearances...earned a save in 0.2 innings of relief work, striking out one batter at Stanford (May 14)...tossed a complete game victory for the Bruins, allowing one unearned run on six hits while striking out a career-high six batters at Washington State (May 22).
Tied for second on the team with 25 appearances on the mound...all appearances have come in relief...struck-out a season-best three batters at UC Irvine (March 9)...earned first collegiate save against Nebraska at Petco Park (March 13) by retiring the final batter of the game with the bases loaded...threw a season-high 2.2 innings at USC to record his second save of the season; escaped a bases-loaded jam and allowed only one hit in the final 2.2 frames of the game...did not allow a hit in 2.0 innings of work against Washington State (May 15).
Four-year letterwinner in baseball and two-year letterwinner in football for head coaches Mike Mitchell and Matt Oliver, respectively...Division IV Pitcher of the Year in 2003...earned Louisville Slugger All-America honors as a senior...two-time All-San Diego and all-league selection...set a CIF record with 376 career strikeouts...posted a school record 12 home runs as a senior and hit .484 in 2003 while recording a 1.30 ERA...also earned All-CIF and all-league honors in football in 2002...caught nine touchdown passes as a junior.
Brian Jay Schroeder...born on November 19, 1984 in Alexandria, Va...married to wife Dianna...parents are Jay and Debbie Schroeder...has one brother, CJ, and one sister, Katelyn...father Jay played quarterback for UCLA in 1980 and went on to play in the NFL for 11 years...history major.
Innings Pitched - 9.0 vs. Washington State (5/22/05)
Strikeouts - 6 (three times), last vs. UNLV (3/14/06)