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#37 Matt Faiman
Position: Outfield/Left-Handed Pitcher
Bats: L
Throws: L
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: West Branch, Mich.
High School: Ogemaw Heights HS
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Matt Faiman
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 06/01/2011

Finished career ranking first in CMU history in career at-bats (771), fifth in hits (233), tied for sixth in games played (211), tied for eighth in walks (91) and 10th in total bases (307).

2011: [Game-by-Game Statistics] Appeared in 58 games, starting 56 ... scored three times against Stetson (3/6), Lehigh (3/9), Navy (3/13) and at Ball State (4/23) ... tossed a scoreless inning for his first career save against Madonna (3/15) ... racked up 15 multi-hit games ... homered twice at FGC (2/20) and at Ohio (4/3) ... boasts four triples, first since freshman year ... intentionally walked for third time in career against Kent State (4/15) ... drove in a season-high three runners and crossed the plate twice in 2-for-3 effort against Toledo (5/7) ... smashed season's 11th double during 2-for-3 day at Eastern Michigan (5/21) ... ended reaching base safely in last five games of the year.

2010: [Game-by-Game Statistics] Moved from the middle of the order to the leadoff spot midway through the conference season and hit .439 as a leadoff batter ... finished fourth on the team in runs scored, fifth in hits, fourth in RBI ... made his first collegiate appearance on the mound against Butler in relief (3/12) ... finished the year with 17 multi-hit efforts and 10 multi-RBI days ... drove in five runs against Ohio (4/4) and Akron (4/10) ... started 48 games in right field, two in center field and three on the hill ... longest hitting streak reached nine games ... hit .356 in MAC games with seven doubles and 19 RBI.

2009: [Game By Game Statistics] Led the team in batting average and was second in RBI … finished second on the team in multi-hit (21) and multi-RBI games (12) … drove in a season-high four runs against Wichita State (2/22), UNC-Asheville (2/28) and Stetson (3/10) … had a season-high four hits in the game against UNC-Asheville and Stetson … put together a six-game hitting streak in March … went 12-for-27 (.444) during the streak with three multi-hit games … his nine sacrifice hits led the squad … hit .279 in MAC games, driving in 14 … started every game of the season in right field.  

2008: 
[Game By Game Statistics] Worked his way into the starting line up as a true freshman … finished fourth on the team in RBI … registered nine multi-hit games and six multi-RBI performances … went 2-for-4 with four RBI against Valparaiso (4/22) … piled up four hits in a 4-for-5 effort against Western Michigan (5/10) to kick off a season-best six-game hitting streak that featured 13 hits … also drove in nine runs during the streak … went 2-for-5 with three RBI against Ball State in the MAC Tournament (5/22) … started games at each of the three outfield spots.

High School:
Attended Ogemaw Heights High School … coached by Jeremiah Peace … earned first-team all-state honors twice and Bay City Times Dream Team twice … batted .480 his junior year with eight home runs, 64 RBI and 39 steals … raised his average to .517 his senior year, driving in 67 runs and smacking two home runs …. also played football … played in all-star games in both football and baseball.