Print  
#30 Dan Taylor
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Bats: L
Throws: L
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 205
Year: Senior
Hometown: Jenison, Mich.
High School: Jenison HS
Dan Taylor
Courtesy: -
Release: 12/13/2006

2008: Started 13 of his 15 appearances ... opponents reached safely at a .298 clip against him ... went 3-3 in league play with a 4.50 ERA and a .291 batting average against ... picked up his first win of the season in a complete-game effort against Bowling Green, giving up two runs on eight hits and two walks while fanning a pair (4/5) ... picked up his second win in his next start, an eight-inning gem where he allowed one earned run on seven hits and two walks and struck out six against Miami (4/12) ... made it three straight wins against Ball State (4/19). 2007: Second-team All-MAC selection ... battled his way into the rotation and became the team’s No. 2 starter ... finished 5-1 with a 3.41 ERA in nine MAC starts ... opponents hit just .252 off his offerings in conference games ... struck out 41 in 58.0 innings of MAC work, walking 27 and allowing just one home run ... named MAC Pitcher of the Week on February 19 ... in just his second start of the season, he threw eight shutout innings, scattering seven hits and striking out seven while walking three against Buffalo (3/25) ... allowed just three runs (two earned) on 10 hits and a walk while fanning five in nine innings of work against Kent State (3/31), taking a no decision ... had five quality starts on the year. 2006: Pitched 6.1 shutout innings in relief, allowing two hits and striking out five, to earn first career win against IPFW (4/11) ... posted two wins as a starter ... surrendered just one earned run on one hit and struck out four in two innings against Saginaw Valley State (5/8) ... allowed one run on three hits in six innings against Michigan State (5/16). High School: Three-year letterman as a pitcher and first baseman ...  played for Gary Cook ... named to all-state dream team ... four-year member of the honor roll and academic excellence award. Personal: Born Dan L. Taylor on July 25, 1987 in Grand Rapids, Mich. ... parents are Paul and Jill Taylor ... physical education major with a 3.98 GPA ... most memorable moment in athletics was playing in high school state championship game ... would like to work as a personal trainer.

Year       ERA   W-L   App  GS  CG SHO/CBO  SV     IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO  2B  3B  HR    BF  B/Avg  WP HBP SFA SHA BK
2006.... 4.04 3-0 12 4 0 0/0 0 35.2 31 25 16 12 26 6 0 2 162 .218 2 5 1 2 1
2007.... 3.49 7-2 19 11 0 0/1 0 85.0 79 39 33 42 51 17 3 3 375 .248 5 5 4 6 3
2008.... 4.81 3-5 15 13 1 0/0 0 86.0 108 67 46 24 66 20 2 9 408 .298 7 11 3 8 3
TOTAL... 4.14 13-7 46 28 1 0/1 0 206.2 218 131 95 78 143 43 5 14 945 .265 14 21 8 16 7