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Vincent Roberts started the middle game of the series at Sacramento?State and struck out two batters while allowing just one hit in 2.0 innings. He increased his season highs to three strikeouts in three innings in a no-decision against Northwestern (2/25 - Game 2). Roberts started against San?Francisco (3/4) and allowed one run in four innings for no decision. He had his best outing of the year so far against Indiana (3/9), pitching 6.0 innings and striking out five. Roberts struck out three in five innings at Portland (3/16 - Gm. 1) and allowed just three hits but took the loss.?He matched a season high with five strikeouts at UC?Santa Barbara (4/5) and pitched 6.0 innings with three strikeouts against #27 Cal Poly (4/14 - Game 1). In a relief appearance against UC?Irvine (5/13), Roberts went 3.1 innings and allowed just one hit while striking out four. He threw 3.0 innings in relief against UC?Davis (5/20) and struck out one on Senior Day to pick up his first win of the season.
Vincent Roberts earned All-Big West Conference Honorable Mention distinctions after his first season at Cal State Northridge and finished the year with the best ERA on staff at 3.44 and the most strikeouts (55) in 81.0 innings. Against Big West opponents, he had a 2.20 ERA with a 3-1 record (3-6 overall) and a .217 batting average against. He struck out seven batters in 4.0 innings on the mound, allowing just two hits vs. Seattle University (2/19 Gm. 1), gave up only two hits in 6.0 innings and struck out seven hitters in a loss against Valparaiso (2/27 Gm. 1). He struck out six batters in 5.2 innings against Lamar (3/4), pitched 7.0 innings and struck out five vs. Lafayette (3/11), and pitched 6.0 innings in his first relief appearance, striking out three at UC Irvine (4/3). Roberts came on in relief and pitched 3.2 innings, striking out three at Cal Poly (4/16), threw 3.2 innings and recorded one strikeout against UC Davis (4/30), and pitched 7.0 scoreless innings and struck out four against UC Santa Barbara to earn his first victory of the season (5/6). He had the best outing of the season when he threw a complete game four-hit shutout at Long Beach State (5/20), the first complete game shutout for the Matadors since 2006. He followed up his gem at Long Beach with a strong outing against Cal State Fullerton (5/27), allowing just an unearned run and two hits in 6.2 innings for his third win of the season.
Vincent Roberts lettered and captained Coach Rodriguez' Pirates of the Big 8 Conference as a pitcher from 2008-10.
FRED C. BEYER HIGH SCHOOL
Roberts was a three sport athlete for the Patriots of the Modesto Metro Conference, starting for the football, basketball and baseball teams. He earned First Team All-League honors as an outfielder in 2007 and First Team All-League honors as a third baseman in 2008.
CAREER PITCHING STATS
|Year|| GP-GS || W-L || CG ||SHO||SV||IP||H||R||ER||BB||SO||ERA|
|2011||16-11||3-6|| 1|| 1/1||1|| 81.0 || 67 || 37 || 31 ||32||55|| 3.44 |
|2012 || 14-11|| 1-8|| 0|| 0||0|| 57.0 || 60 || 44 || 36 ||31 ||34 || 5.68|
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|Total||30-22|| 4-14|| 1 || 1/1||1||138.0 ||127 || 81 || 67 ||63 ||89 || 4.37 |