34 Kyle Anderson
34 Kyle Anderson
Birth Date: 5-24-90
Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Aptos, CA
High School: Aptos HS
Position: LHP
Bats/Throws: R/L
Experience: 3V

A potential weekend starter in 2012 after starting several late-season midweek games as a junior.

2011: Appeared in a total of 13 games on the mound, compiling 3-5 record and 4.26 ERA as a junior southpaw … combined on two shutouts, teaming with starter Mason Radeke on a 10-0 win at Long Beach State and with Chase Johnson and Taylor Chris on an 11-0 victory over Valparaiso … scattered five hits with four strikeouts in six innings for win as starter against Valparaiso … posted a win and 1.15 ERA in his first three appearances on the mound … struck out 29 batters and walked 15 in 44.1 innings … in addition to Valparaiso, earned wins against Santa Clara (five scoreless innings, four strikeouts) and Stanford (one run, five hits in six innings) … allowed one run and five hits in six innings in 1-0 loss at Oklahoma State … matched his career high with six strikeouts in 6.1 innings against Fresno State ... 3-1 and 2.14 ERA in night games but 0-4 and 10.97 ERA under the sun ... opponents hit .258 at night and .431 during the day against Anderson … played summer ball for Walla Walla Sweets in West Coast Collegiate Baseball League, which finished second to Corvallis … compiled 1-2 record and 2.31 ERA with 29 strikeouts in 39 innings.

2010: Appeared in 13 games with 11 starts as a sophomore ... was weekend starter in first six weeks of season before moving into the role of starter for midweek games ... compiled 3-4 win-loss record and 9.10 ERA with 33 strikeouts in 59 1/3 innings ... earned victories against Utah Valley, Fresno State and Pepperdine ... allowed two runs and six hits in seven innings for win against Fresno State, striking out career-high six batters ... allowed three runs and nine hits in six innings for win against Pepperdine, striking out four ... struck out five against both USC and Utah Valley ... pitched in summer ball for Wisconsin Rapids Rafters in Northwoods League, posting 1-3 record and 5.05 ERA with 24 strikeouts in 30 1/3 innings.

2009: Appeared in four games on the mound as a true freshman, all midweek starts ... compiled 0-2 record and 7.88 ERA with 12 strikeouts in 16 innings ... first collegiate game and start was against San Jose State on March 11 and he pitched three scoreless innings, allowing four hits with two walks and one strikeout ... losses were in last two starts against Saint Mary's and USC ... played for Spokane Riverhawks in summer ball, posting 4-2 record and 2.40 ERA over 11 appearances (seven starts) ... struck out 37 batters in 48.2 innings.

High School: A three-year varsity letter winner in baseball under head coach Randy Kramer at Aptos High ... led Mariners to Santa Cruz Coast Athletic League titles in 2007 and 2008 ... hit .308 as a senior with five home runs and 24 RBIs and was 8-2 on the mound with three saves, a 2.13 ERA and 89 strikeouts in 72 innings ... earned first-team All-SCCAL and first-team All-Santa Cruz County honors ... named to all-tournament team at the Anderson Bats National Classic in Los Angeles ... as a junior hit .404 with eight home runs and 42 RBIs and was 10-2 on the mound with a 1.40 ERA and 105 strikeouts in 70 innings ... earned first-team All-SCCAL as an infielder and first-team all-county ... hit .329 as a sophomore en route to second-team All-SCCAL honors as a utility player ... was 2-4 as a pitcher with one save and a 3.19 ERA ... also lettered in varsity basketball as a junior.

Personal: Son of Dave and Kit Anderson ... one sister, Kirsten ... went to Europe for a baseball tournament … played in Little League World Series ... hobbies include whiffle ball and video games ... born May 24, 1990, in Seattle, Wash. ... majors in recreation, parks and tourism.