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Matt Brazis

Tampa, Fla.

High School:
Tampa Jesuit

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 198




Two Eagles Drafted on Final Day MLB Draft

Three BC players go in the 2012 MLB Draft


Baseball Finishes 2012 with a Win

Seniors tally seven RBIs and nine Ks in final game


Baseball Falls in First Game to Duke

Melchionda is tied for seventh in the record books with 202 career hits


Baseball Falls to Fordham, 7-4

Hinchliffe went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI


Baseball Drops Close Battle to No. 10 North Carolina

Lawrence goes 2-for-3 with an RBI

AS A SENIOR (2012)
Led the team with five saves and second among relievers with a 3.18 ERA ... made 16 appearances, pitched 17.0 innings and tallied a 1-0 record ... combined for two shutouts ... allowed only 14 hits, six runs, eight walks and struck out 25 ... of the 14 hits, only three were for extra bases and all were doubles ... finished second in BC record books with 15 career saves ... inherited 15 runners and allowed only six to score ... missed five weeks of the season due to a knee injury ... did not allow a run in seven straight appearances (7.2 IP), from April 21 to May 15, allowing just two hits and striking out 10 ... finished BC career pitching 2.0 innings against Duke (5/19), allowing just one hit and striking out two ... earned a save in the 2-1 win over St. John's (4/24), striking out two ... registered fifth save of the season in the Eagles' 1-0 victory over Wake Forest (4/27), striking out one in the ninth ... earned the win at NC State (4/20) in 0.2 innings of relief, allowing two hits, two runs, one walk and striking out one ... did not allow a run or walk and gave up only three hits in first four appearances of the season (4.2 IP), tallying seven Ks and three saves ... drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 28th round, 851st overall, of the 2012 MLB Draft.

AS A JUNIOR (2011)
Made 20 appearances out of the bullpen ... went 0-4 with a 5.79 ERA in 23.1 innings of work ... gave up 19 runs - 15 earned - on 26 hits while striking out 14 ... threw a scoreless inning in the season finale against NC State (5/21) and also had one at Wake Forest (5/8) ... worked a season-high 2.1 innings against Virginia (5/1) without giving up a run and allowing one hit ... pitched a pair of innings against Harvard (4/26) in the Beanpot Championship in a combined shutout ... threw a perfect inning at Georgia Tech (4/22) ... pitched 2.0 perfect frames at Maryland (3/18) and another one at Florida State (3/11) ... earned only save of the season at Bethune-Cookman (3/4).

As the closer, led the Eagles in appearances out of the bullpen with 29 ... finished the season with a 1-0 record, nine saves and a 4.73 ERA ... tossed 32.1 innings, allowing 19 runs - 17 earned - on 32 hits ... struck out 30 and walked 14 ... was dominant in 13 ACC contests with a 1-0 record, five saves and a 1.62 ERA ... did not allow a run in five appearances from May 16-26, a total of 6.0 innings ... threw a perfect ninth with two strikeouts against Georgia Tech (5/22) for the save to clinch a spot in the ACC Championship ... struck out three of the four batters retired against Dartmouth (5/16) for eighth save of the year ... earned the save against Florida State (5/7) by retiring the side in order ... struck out the last batter of the game for sixth save against Quinnipiac (4/27) ... picked up the win at NC State (4/24) by throwing a career-high 2.2 innings, allowing one run on two hits ... threw one pitch and forced a game-ending double play for the save vs. Wake Forest (4/17) ... started the season by not allowing a run in 10 of first 11 appearances ... struck out a batter for the save in a perfect ninth inning at Northeastern (3/31) ... also got a save against Duke (3/27) ... notched his second save of the year at Miami (3/12) ... his first save of the season came at Florida Atlantic (3/5).

Led all freshman with 23 appearances out of the bullpen ... had a 5.60 ERA and a 1-0 record ... worked 17.2 innings and allowed 16 runs - 11 earned - on 20 hits ... fanned 21 batters and walked seven ... pitched 0.2 innings in the longest game in NCAA history against Texas (5/30) in the Austin Regional, allowing two hits with a strikeout ... allowed just one hit in three appearances, a total of 3.0 innings, against North Carolina (5/14), Le Moyne (5/9) and Miami (5/2) ... picked up first collegiate win against the Tar Heels after striking out the only batter he faced ... worked an inning of scoreless ball against Rhode Island (4/8) and a perfect 1.2 innings at Connecticut (4/1) ... did not allow a run in six straight appearances and only gave up two hits from March 3 to 22 ... did not issue a walk in his first nine appearances.

All-Hillsborough Country selection as a junior and senior and an honorable mention all-state honoree ... three-year letterwinner with a career record of 10-4 ... won Tampa Jesuit's Top Pitcher and Rene Martinez Unsung Hero awards ... played in the Tampa Bay Rays All-Star Classic and the Florida Diamond Club Pro Showcase ... a Perfect Game and Prospect Wire top-100 player in Florida ... struck out 77 batters in 45 innings of work as a junior and had an ERA of 1.63 ... as a senior, had 71 Ks in 43 innings and posted a 2.03 ERA ... named to the all-star team as a senior ... led Tampa Jesuit to a district championship and was the runner-up in the region as a junior ... played for head coach Richie Warren ... member of the National Honor Society.

Graduated with a history degree from the College of Arts and Sciences ... Matt is the younger of Lori and Bill Brazis' two children ... born on September 6,1989.



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