Overview — Versatile pitcher who could see time as a starter or top reliever ... Coming off an excellent summer campaign ... “Chris is very competitive and one of the leaders on our staff,” said Pitching Coach Gary Adcock.
2002 (Summer) - Pitched for the Northern Ohio Baseball Club of the Great Lakes League ... Was named No. 2 pitching prospect in the league and a league all-star by Baseball America ... Recorded a 1.49 ERA with 27 strikeouts in 36.1 innings pitched ... Helped led the team to a Great Lakes League Championship and a 30-10 record.
2002 — Recorded a 2-7 record in 18 appearances ... Second on the team with 11 starts ... Dropped ERA to 5.00 in 77.1 innings of work ... Picked up first win of 2002 with a career-high seven strikeouts in a 4-1 win over Florida Atlantic (2/9) ... Threw first collegiate complete game, allowing only one run in a 1-0 loss to USC on Feb 22 ... Grabbed second win of the year after not allowing a hit in two innings of work against Stanford on May 18 ... Held Long Beach State scoreless in the ninth inning on May 7 to pick up first save of season.
2001 (Summer)—Posted a 4-2 record for the Liberal (Kan.) Beejays.Compiled 5.87 ERA in 11 appearances … Got the final two outs February 6 against LMU to notch first collegiate save … Picked up the victory March 25 against Cal State LA after giving up one run in 0.1 inning … Surrendered just two runs in 7.1 innings of work from March 25-May 1, lowering ERA to season-best 4.70 … Struck out three in Valentine’s Day victory over UC Santa Barbara.
Thousand Oaks HS (Thousand Oaks, CA) — Lettered for three years under Bill Sizemore … Marmonte League Pitcher of the Year as a senior and three-time All-Marmonte League selection … Earned All-Ventura League honors three times … Team MVP as a junior …All-CIF junior and senior years … As a senior, had a 1.42 ERA with 111 K’s and a 7-4 record …Also batted .404 with 5 home runs and 36 RBI … As a junior, had a 2.42 ERA, a 7-1 record and 81 K’s … Hit .340 with three home runs and 27 RBI … Competed in the Area Code games as a junior and senior … Team captain his junior and senior year and helped his team win the Marmonte League title in 1999 … Ranked #71 in Baseball America’s Top 100 Prospects list … Played at the Team 1 Nationals his senior year … Cal Hi Sports All-State Underclass team as a junior … Daily News All-Region … LA Times Ventura County Pitcher of the Year as a senior.
Personal — Favorite MLB player is Pedro Martinez because he is a gamer … Has wanted to come to UCLA ever since he was a kid … Lists his hobbies as fishing and golfing … Parents are Chris and Kathleen Cordeiro … Has two sisters, Angela and Kelly … Born on April 3, 1982 in Thousand Oaks, California … Full name: Christopher Michael Cordeiro.
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