Three Panthers Drafted, Four Receive Professional Contracts
Pitt's 2017 Season Comes to a Close
Panthers Plate Two in the Final Inning for 5-4 Victory
Panthers in Search of ACC Tournament Berth
Panthers Face Off with Top 20 RPI Mountaineers
Pitt Baseball vs. Miami - Game 3 - April 15, 2017
The Pitt baseball team defeated Penn State 3-2 at Charles L. Cost Field, April 4, 2017.
The Pitt baseball team fell to West Virginia by a score of 8-4 at Charles L. Cost Field on March 28, 2017.
The University of Pittsburgh baseball team swept Virginia Tech on March 25, 2017 at Charles L. Cost Field.
Pitt vs. Notre Dame | March 17, 2017 | Charles L. Cost Field
Career: Has played in 130 contests … earned the start in 114 outings … owns a career .263 average as a Panther … has recorded 114 hits with 24 doubles, three triples, nine homers and 72 RBIs … owns a .395 slugging percentage and .339 on-base percentage … has committed just four errors over his last two full seasons and owns a .987 career fielding percentage.
Record Watch: Is 14 games away from the Pitt top 20 all-time games played … is 23 games away from the top 20 in Pitt’s all-time games started … is five doubles away from the Pitt all-time doubles top 20.
2017: Was a dominant force for the Panthers both offensively and defensively in his redshirt junior season … was Pitt’s starting first baseman, as one of only two Panthers to earn the start in all 53 outings … finished the season with a .278 average, third best on the squad … led the team with 58 hits and 47 RBIs … tallied 11 doubles, two triple and seven homers … recorded a slugging percentage of .450, which ranked second best on the team … added a .360 on-base percentage … was hit by eight pitches … stole four bases on six attempts … led the team with 462 putouts … committed just two errors and added 33 assists to lead the team with a .996 fielding percentage … led the team with 17 multiple-hit performances … was the only Panther to put together a four-hit day … finished the season with seven multiple-RBI outings … was the only Pitt batter to record a six-RBI day and a seven-RBI day … put together an 18-game reached base streak during the season … opened the year with a 1-3 performance against Delaware in the season opener, adding an RBI and a walk … went 1-4 with an RBI, run scored, double and a walk in a win over Ohio State … put together his first multi-RBI performance of the season on Feb. 25 in the second game of a doubleheader with Siena … went 3-5 with four RBIs, three runs scored, a double and a homer … went 2-5 with an RBI in the first game of a doubleheader with Notre Dame … helped the Panthers to a series sweep of Virginia Tech, going 2-10 with four RBIs and two runs scored in the series … opened the series with Miami (FL) going 2-5 with two RBIs and a run scored … concluded the Miami (FL) series going 3-5 with an RBI, starting a six-game hit-streak … was 2-5 with an RBI, run scored and a double in Pitt’s upset of No. 3 North Carolina … was stellar in the finale against SIU Edwardsville … went 3-4 with seven RBIs, three runs scored and a pair of home runs … belted the first grand slam for a Pitt hitter since 2013 in the finale against Maryland Eastern Shore … went 2-7 with six RBI, three runs scored, a double and a grand slam … put together a five-game hit-streak beginning with a 2-4 outing in the finale at Georgia Tech … in game two against NC State, went 2-4 with an RBI, run scored and a triple … in Pitt’s win at nationally ranked Wake Forest, went 2-4 with a three-run homer … concluded the season going 1-5 with a homer against Wake Forest.
2016: Appeared in 42 games, earning the start in 37 as a redshirt sophomore first baseman … finished the year with a .277 average, adding 22 RBIs … posted eight doubles and two homers … led the team with putouts and added 18 assists … recorded 12 multiple-hit performances … added four multiple-RBI outings with one two-RBI day, two three-RBI outings and one four-RBI contest … opened the year with a start against Niagara in Pitt’s season opener … went 1-3 with an RBI, one run scored and a walk … went 3-3 the following day against Toledo, recording three RBIs and two runs scored with a home run and a walk … was 1-5 with a pair of walks against Ohio State and 2-2 with an RBI, two runs scored, one double and one walk against Niagara to conclude the Historic Dodgertown Classic … went 3-5 with an RBI double in the series finale at New Orleans on March 6 … added a 2-4 performance against Florida State in the March 20 victory … went 2-4 with an RBI and two runs scored off a home run against Clemson on April 1 … went 2-6 with two runs scored against the Tigers the following day … dominated against Georgia Tech in a two-game series at Charles L. Cost Field … went 2-4 with a run scored and a double on April 8 … helped guide Pitt to a victory on April 10 against the Yellow Jackets, going 3-5 with four RBIs and two runs scored … was 2-4 with a home run on April 16 at Virginia Tech … ripped a single up the middle on April 24 to score a walk-off victory for the Panthers against Miami (OH) … went 3-4 with two RBIs, three runs scored and two doubles against Maryland Eastern Shore on May 3 … concluded the season with a hit against Duke on May 20.
2015: Earned a redshirt … was a perfect 2-2 with a walk, a sacrifice fly, one RBI and one run in the season opener at St. Louis … posted one hit against Ohio State … started at third and went 1-3 with a single at Wofford … doubled at USC Upstate … recorded two doubles in the series finale at VCU.
2014: Played in 26 games and started 17 as a true freshman … split time between catcher and third base … hit .175 with 10 hits, one double, one triple, two RBIs and three runs scored … walked seven times … walked and scored a run in his debut at Coastal Carolina … recorded his first collegiate hit, a triple, versus Fordham, where he made his first start … went 2-4 with a double, RBI and a run scored against Akron … drove in a run with a pinch hit against Clemson … had two hits in a three-game series with Maryland … went 2-4 in a game against Notre Dame.
High School: Three-time First-Team All-League Big VII selection … defensive player of the year in his sophomore and senior seasons … offensive player of the year as a junior … named to the All-Academic team all four years of high school … graduated with honors and distinction with a 4.60 GPA … member of the Colton Nighthawks club baseball team.
Personal: Born July 29, 1995 … son of Kevin and Tamara Parry … has a younger sister, Autumn.
Final Season Notes: Panthers Conclude 2017 Season
Manny Pazos Signs with Seattle
Mitchell Selected by Kansas City in MLB Draft
Mattson Drafted by Los Angeles Angels
Falk Tabbed by Oakland in MLB Draft
Skip Talk: Jordano Discusses 2017 Season