Pack play Reno Aces Tuesday night at Aces Ballpark
Three-game series at Peccole Park
Retires 18 in a row
Nevada: Right-handed workhorse who has been a fixture in the starting rotation the last two seasons making 33 consecutive starts...slated to again be in the starting rotation in his fourth season in the program...6.2 innings shy of cracking the Pack career top 10 in innings pitched...needs 32 strikeouts to move into the Nevada top 10 and has averaged 48 in his first three seasons...15 appearances will also move him into the Wolf Pack career top 10.
2005(Jr.): Suffered through injury last year but made all 16 starts to tie Ryan Rodriguez for the team lead which also tied for fourth in the WAC...88.2 innings pitched on the season was 10th in the conference and third on the team...team was 8-8 when he started but he had six no decisions in posting a 3-7 record...outstanding at Fresno State(4/24), pitching his only complete game of the season as the Pack won 8-2, after allowing a 2-run homer in the bottom of the first inning he faced the minimum the rest of the way tossing 8.1 shutout innings vs. the Bulldogs, surrendering just 4 hits, 2 after the first inning...three wins came in WAC play at Louisiana Tech(4/2), at Fresno State(4/24), and vs. Fresno State(5/29)...winning pitcher on the final day of the season when coach Powers won his 700th game and he also struckout a career high 8 batters...surpassed 100 career strikeouts on the season...11 times pitched six or more innings...recorded a strikeout in 14 of 16 starts.
2003(Fr.): Made 13 appearances to lead all freshmen pitchers...lone start of the season came at nationally-ranked Stanford...pitched three innings versus the Cardinal, allowing four runs of which only two were earned but was tagged with the loss as the Pack fell 5-4...two saves on the year ranked second on the team and tied for eighth in the WAC...saves came in back-to-back appearances against UC Riverside(3/28) and Louisiana Tech(4/4)...pitched 2.2 innings against UCR, surrendering two runs on four hits to get the save...second save came after the LTU game had been postponed after 5.2 innings on Friday due to a snow storm...pitched the final 3.1 innings in relief of starter Mateo Miramontes on Saturday, allowing one run on two hits and struck out a then career-high seven to earn the save in his best outing of the year...combined with Miramontes to strike out 16 LTU hitters...21 strikeouts tied for fifth on the squad...pitched a season-high four innings at Fresno State(4/27).
High School: Lettered three-years in baseball and twice in football...played baseball for coach Scott Cline...posted a 14-0 record with a 1.52 ERA his senior year and helped Adolfo Camarillo High School win the California Division I Southern Section State Championship, pitching a complete game in the title contest...earned All-Pacific View League honors as a junior and senior...Pacific View League Pitcher of the Year as a senior...first team all-county, All-CIF, and all-state senior year...member of CHS baseball teams that won three Pacific View League titles...24-2 career pitching mark during his prep career...second-team all-league football selection.
Personal: Business management major...born Oct. 21, 1983... son of Paul and Tina Sutton...hobbies include watching movies, bowling, fishing, paintball, and golfing.
Sutton's Career Statistics