Hobie McClain

Hobie McClain

Player Profile


Roswell, N.M.

High School:
Goddard HS

Last College:
Clarendon College

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200






Lobos Back in the Rankings

UNM is ranked No. 24 by Baseball America thanks to a seven-game win streak and six straight MW series wins


UNM Dominates Wolf Pack in 7-2 Win

The Lobos' sixth straight win gives them a three-game lead in the Mountain West


Stevens: Birmingham's Lobos Smash Error-Prone Aggies 13-6

New Mexico moves to an imporant Mountain West series this weekend at Nevada


Garver's Home Run Sparks Lobos

Mitch Garver's three-run homer highlighted a seven-run seventh as UNM defeated Fresno St. 11-4 Friday


Peterson Returns to Lineup and Leads Lobos to 11-5 Victory

The All-American drives in five runs as UNM head coach Ray Birmingham wins his 999th career game

SENIOR (2013): Named to the Preseason Stopper of the Year Watch List ... appeared in 31 games out of the bullpen, which ties for the second most a Lobo has ever had in a single season ... went 3-1 with one save and a 4.98 ERA in 47.0 innings while striking out 33 ... earned his only save of the season by pitching the final 2.1 innings against UNLV in the Mountain West Tournament on May 24 ... held righties to a .219 batting average against ... tossed a career-high 3.2 innings at Air Force on April 5 to earn his first win of the season ... also struck out a career-high five batters vs. the Falcons ... earned second win by throwing 2.2 scoreless innings vs. Fresno St. on April 12 ... third and final win came in the regular-season finale at San Diego St. when he hurled 2.2 innings and allowed just one run in a 3-1 UNM win ... also threw 3.2 innings at Lobo Field vs. Air Force on May 3 ... allowed only one unearned run and struck out four.

JUNIOR (2012): Tied for the team lead in appearances with 22 and led the team with a 1.80 ERA ... posted a 2-1 record with 22 strikeouts, three saves, and only six earned runs in 30 innings ... allowed only one run in his last 13 appearances, spanning 15.2 innings ... pitched 3.1 shutout innings against Stephen F. Austin on Mar. 27, striking out a season-high four in the process ... earned the win against Texas Tech on Apr. 25 by pitching a scoreless inning of relief ... earned his second win by pitching the final 3.2 innings, a season-high, against New Mexico St. on May 15 ... threw one scoreless inning against San Diego St. in the Mountain West Tournament championship game ... made two appearances in the NCAA regionals, striking out two in 2.1 scoreless innings and earning the save against San Diego on Jun. 1 ... earned his other saves again Texas Tech on Apr. 18 and Florida Gulf Coast on Apr. 20.

Personal: Born April 3, 1991, in Roswell, N.M. ... parents are Jim and Allyson McClain ... two older siblings, Michael, 27, and Ashley, 28 ... played football and baseball at Goddard High in Roswell, where he was a member of the football state championship team in 2008 and baseball district championship team in 2009 ... most recently attended Clarendon Junior College ... favorite movie is Bull Durham and favorite athlete is Chipper Jones ...majoring in business ... played for the Madison Mallards in the Northwoods League during the 2012 summer.