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PERSONALParents are Gary and Robin Baker ... has a sister, Molly ... interested in majoring in business.
2016: Made just 2 appearances on the season ... 2nd appearance of season May 29 at Utah (0.2, 2, 3, 3, 2, 1) ... other appearance, Feb. 28 at UC Riverside retiring the only batter he faced.
2015: Made 3 starts ... started March 24 at Gonzaga and faced 2 hitters...started and got a no decision in 3-2 win Mar. 10 vs. Seattle U, going 2 IP, 1 R, 0 ER, 1 K, 2 BB ... lasted on 1/3 of an inning and only 4 batters, walking 2 and hitting one in first start of the year Feb. 16 at Pacific (W, 12-1).
2014: Ended up with six appearances, five starts in his first season ... was 1-0 with a 7.31 ERA in 16.0 innings ... stuck out 16 for a 1.0 strikeout/inning ratio ... made start May 5 vs. Grand Canyon (2.2 innings pitched, 4 hits, 4 earned runs) ...Season-high 4.0 innings pitched April 14 vs. Northern Colorado (2 hits, 1 earned run, 3 strikeouts) ... made third start March 25 against Gonzaga earning a no-decision after going 3.0 innings, allowing 1 hit, walking 2 and striking out 3 ... struck out 6 vs. Portland in 2nd start (3.2 innings pitched, 4 hits, 3 runs, 3 earned runs, 1 strikeout, 6 walks) ... picked up first win vs. Pacific on March 8, throwing 1.1 innings of relief, giving up a hit and striking out one ... made collegiate debut in start vs. Michigan on Feb. 16 ... earned a no decision (1.1 innings pitched, 5 hits, 5 earned runs, stikeout, walk).
AGOURA HIGH SCHOOL
Baker played three seasons for coach Mike Codero at Agoura HS ... team won the Marmonte League Championship his junior and senior years … was 8-3 as a senior with a 1.18 ERA, 93 strikeouts in 77.1 innings pitched ... led league in wins, ERA and strikeouts … team Co-MVP, second team All-CIF, first team All-Ventura county, All-Area All-Star and first team All-Marmonte league his senior year ... as a junior, was 5-0 with a 2.15 earned run average, three saves and 30 strikeouts, earning honorable mention All-Ventura County ... played summer ball for GBG Marucci led by Michael Garciappara.
GETTING TO KNOW HENRY BAKER
My must-listen to music list:
Jay-Z, Bob Marley, Kanye West
First memory of baseball:
Throwing my first no-hitter in Cooperstown when I was 12.
Favoriter baseball player:
Sandy Koufax. We are the same type of pitcher: we are aggressive and grind for every out.
I choose Washington because...:
Of the passion and determination to be successful. Also, because of the prestige and great teachers of the school.