Eric Jaffe throws four scoreless innings of relief in series finale
Made eight appearances (all in relief)...selected in the 11th round of the 2012 MLB Draft by the Chicago White Sox...went 1-0 with a 0.00 ERA...scattered six hits in 7.2 scoreless innings, recording three strikeouts and 10 walks...most dominant outing of the season came in relief against Washington State (March 26), allowing two hits in four scoreless innings while logging two strikeouts and one walk.
Made seven appearances, all in relief, for the Chatham Anglers of the Cape Cod League...went 1-0 with a 7.94 ERA, logging six strikeouts and 10 walks in 5.2 innings...Chatham went 15-28-1, finishing fifth in the league's Eastern Division.
Three-year varsity baseball letterwinner at Bishop O'Dowd High School under head coach Chris Kyriacou...starred as a right-handed pitcher and first baseman...selected in the 19th round of the 2010 MLB Draft by the Boston Red Sox...went 8-1 on the mound with a 0.83 ERA as a senior, compiling 98 strikeouts and 36 walks in a team-leading 57.2 innings...at the plate, batted .442 with seven home runs, six doubles, 20 RBI and 28 runs...helped lead Bishop O'Dowd to a 21-5 overall record in 2010 with a 14-2 Hayward Area Athletics League (HAAL) record as a senior...guided Bishop O'Dowd to its eight consecutive league title in 2010...was rated the nation's No. 86 prospect in his class by Baseball America as a senior...named a first-team All-State Baseball selection from Cal-Hi Sports and captured Rawlings All-America acclaim in 2010...earned first-team All-East Bay honors from the Bay Area News Group in 2010...also secured first-team All-HAAL honors as a junior and senior...went 3-0 with a 1.91 ERA as a junior, allowing 11 hits and recording 47 strikeouts in 33.0 innings...at the plate, batted .471 with eight home runs and 25 RBI as a junior...selected a first-team Underclass All-America selection by Perfect Game USA as a junior...was rated the No. 95 top prospect in the nation by Perfect Game Crosschecker during his junior year...spent the summer of 2009 competing for NorCal Baseball, playing at the Area Code Games and at the Mariners Cup in Seattle.
Full name: Eric Jaffe...born June 16, 1991 in San Francisco, Calif...Eric is the oldest of Martin and Ellen Jaffe's three sons...has two younger brothers, Drew and Alex...intends to major in social science.
Innings Pitched - 4.0 vs. Washington State (3/26/12)
Strikeouts - 2 vs. Washington State (3/26/12)