Daniel Grubbs

Daniel Grubbs

Player Profile


Reno, Nev.

High School:
McQueen HS

Last College:
Western Nevada CC

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 190





Senior (2009): Named to the Academic All-Mountain West Conference team...posted the third best ERA on the team at 3.34 with a 3-1 record in 22 relief appearances...struck out 29 in 32.1 innings pitched...finished ninth in the Mountain West Conference in games finished with nine...notched first and only save of his career on Feb. 28 against Northern Colorado, tossing three scoreless innings with just three hits and three strikeouts...longest outing of career came on May 10 at Stanford with 6.2 innings of relief in which he surrendered two runs on five hits while matching a career-high with four strikeouts...pitched nine innings of scoreless relief in four outings to open the season...allowed just one earned run in first 16.2 innings pitched...struck out three batters over 1.1 innings on March 10 against New Mexico State...also fanned three in 1.2 innings at Utah on April 10.

Junior (2008): Named to the Academic All-Conference team and earned Mountain West Conference Scholar-Athlete honors...one of the top relievers for the Lobos...sported the best walk-to-strikeout ratio (1-to-4) with 23 strikeouts and only seven walks...pitched 30.1 innings in 19 appearances... posted a 2-2 record with a 5.22 ERA... picked up a start against New Mexico State on March 26, earning his second win of the season, allowing only one run in five innings...pitched a scoreless inning against then-No.1 ranked Arizona State on March 5...recorded three strikeouts in 1.1 innings vs. BYU on May 1.

Western Nevada CC (2006 & 2007): Helped lead team to Scenic West Conference champions as a sophomore in 2007 posting a 2.20 ERA...posted a 3-1 record in 27 appearances...notched four saves and struck out 33... named second team All-Conference as a freshman in 2006 with a 1.29 ERA ...went 3-0 in 32.2 innings with 36 strikeouts and two saves.

High School: Named to the High Desert Conference first team...graduated with honors.

Personal: Born May 25, 1987 in Reno, Nev., to Becky and David Grubbs...has an older brother, Jake...enjoys hanging out with friends, sports, video games and fishing...favorite food is pizza...favorite athlete is Ken Griffey, Jr....majoring in Business Administration.