Born September 1, 1981, in Moscow, Idaho ... parents are Cheryl and Chuck Baysinger ... has a younger brother, Ryan ... a comparative literature major.
2003 (Junior) - Made 23 relief appearances and one start in his first season at Washington ... usually worked in a setup role, but saw long relief duties as well ... in 25.2 innings of work vs. Pac-10 opposition, went 2-1 with a 3.16 ERA (second in the Pac-10) over 10 appearances ... walked only seven and struck out 26 against the Pac-10 ... .234 opponent batting average in Pac-10 play was third in the conference ... allowed only 14 ERs and 40 hits in 46.2 innings as a reliever (2.70 ERA) ... eighth in the Pac-10 (all games0 with 24 called strikeouts ... only five of his 23 relief outings lasted less than one full inning and 11 went two innings or more ... threw in both wins over Minnesota at the NCAA Regionals ... worked two-thirds no-hit innings in the regional opener and one and two-thirds in game three, allowing a hit while fanning two ... got the win on the season's final day, a 10-8 win over USC, throwing three and two-thirds in relief ... threw three one-hit innings for save May 17 vs. Arizona State ... two shutout innings May 11 at UCLA ... picked up the win May 2 at Washington State, allowing no hits in the 12th and 13th for the victory ... worked four relief innings Apr. 26 vs. California, allowing one run on three hits while striking out seven ... threw twice vs. Arizona, going 1.1 scoreless in Apr. 11 win and then suffering the loss Apr. 13 in a 4.1-inning outing ... earned a save Apr. 4 vs. Oregon State, allowing only two hits and no runs over four innings ... got a start Mar. 11 at OSU (non-conference), but didn't figure in the decision, working four innings ... pitched for Pacific International League champion Wenatchee (Wash.) during the summer ... posted a 5-0 record and a 1.05 earned run average over six starts for Wenatchee ... named the league's player of the week once after throwing a nine-inning, one-hit shutout and finished the year as a first-team all-league pick.
Walla Walla Community College
Played two seasons at Walla Walla CC under coach Chad Miltenberger ... team finished fourth in the NWAACC eastern division both seasons ... as a freshman, struck out 16 in a playoff game vs. Edmonds ... last summer, pitched for the Wenatchee (Wash.) Applesox in the Pacific International League, going 3-0 with a 4.71 earned run average.
Moscow High School
Earned three letters at Moscow High, captaining the team as a junior and senior ... batted .436 as a senior ... played in the Idaho-Utah all-star game and was team MVP in 2000 ... also participated in football, basketball and wrestling ... two-time football team captain ... the first Moscow High athlete to play varsity football, basketball and baseball three years in a row ... named his school's athlete of the year as a senior.