34 Derek Baker
34 Derek Baker
Height: 6-1
Weight: 205
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Monroe, Ohio
High School: Lakota East
Position: P
B/T: L/L

2016: Appearing mostly as a starter (12 games, eight starts), was 3-6 with a 7.81 earned-run average...Threw 40 1/3 innings, tied for fourth-most on the team...Struck out 27 and walked 10...Earned a spot on the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Baseball All-Academic Team (cumulative grade-point average of 3.00-3.49) for the second season in a row.

2015: As a reliever, went 2-0 with a save and a 0.60 ERA in 15 innings and 14 appearances...Earned a spot on the GLIAC Baseball All-Academic Team.

2014: Redshirted after seeing action in just two games as a true freshman...Was 1-0 with five strikeouts in five innings.

High school: A two-time first-team All-Greater Miami Conference pick...Also was first-team all-city...Played on a team that won a state championship, three regional championships, two sectional crowns and a district championship...Lettered three times in baseball and once in football.

Personal: Son of Dave and Sara Baker.