Butera tallies a hit to reach base safely in last five games
AS A JUNIOR (2013)
Appeared in 10 games, making one start, to tally a 6.75 ERA over 14.2 innings for a 1-0 record ... recorded 17 strikeouts while allowing 16 hits, 11 runs - all earned - and just seven walks ... only gave up three extra-base hits - all doubles ... inherited seven runners on the year and did not allow any to cross the plate ... struck out two without allowing a hit, run or walk in an inning of relief against Virginia Tech (5/4) ... earned the win in only start of the season, going 5.0 against Harvard (4/29) in the Beanpot consolation game at Fenway Park and allowing five hits, one run, one walk while striking out four ... pitched three innings of scoreless relief at Massachusetts (4/10), allowing just one hit while fanning three ... struck out two in an inning of relief at Bryant (3/27) without allowing a run, walk or hit.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012)
Appeared in 13 games and made five starts, tallied a 9.11 ERA over 27.2 innings for a 1-4 record ... recorded 22 strikeouts, while allowing 43 hits, 31 runs - 28 earned - and only 12 walks ... struck out four batters in only win, walking one, allowing four hits and two earned runs in a career-high, five-inning start versus Northeastern (5/1) ... went 4.0 innings at Bryant (3/21), allowing four hits, two runs and one walk while striking out three and picking a runner off ... pitched one inning of shutout baseball as a reliever without allowing a walk at Florida Gulf Coast (3/1), striking out one and at Coastal Carolina (2/18), striking out two, retiring the side.
AS A FRESHMAN (2011)
Appeared in 13 games with one start ... had a 10.32 ERA in 11.1 innings of work ... allowed 15 runs - 13 earned - on 18 hits while striking out seven ... finished the season by not allowing a hit in his last three outings, working an inning against NC State (5/20) and Georgia Tech (4/23) while tossing 2.0 innings against Virginia (4/29) ... threw shutout innings at Northeastern (3/29), against Virginia Tech (3/25) and at Florida (2/25).
Served as team captain as a senior ... two-time all-section member ... played four years of varsity at John Jay, playing outfield and pitching ... held a 14-3 career record on the mound and batted .520 his senior season ... also played basketball.
Enrolled as a theology major in the College of Arts and Sciences ... Steve is younger of Micki and Gary Green's two children ... born February 2, 1992.