38 Tom Windle  
Tom Windle

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Maple Grove, Minn.

High School:
Osseo

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 215

Position:
LHP

Experience:
2

Bats/Throws:
L/L


06/27/2013

Tom Windle Makes His Professional Debut with the Great Lakes Loons

Windle, who was selected 56th overall by the Dodgers, held his opponent scoreless in pro debut

06/06/2013

Gopher Baseball's Tom Windle Drafted 56th Overall by the Los Angeles Dodgers

Windle is the highest Gopher draft pick since Mike Kvasnicka and Glen Perkins (1st Round)

05/29/2013

Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals

05/03/2013

Gopher Baseball Pounces Nittany Lions, 11-2

Trailing 2-1, Minnesota scored six in the fourth inning for 27th win of the season.

04/18/2013

Gopher Baseball Returns to Big Ten Home Action Against Michigan State

Minnesota is scheduled to play at Siebert, April 19-21

05/23/2013

Gophers Rally Past Illini

Minnesota rallied for a 3-2 win over Illinois in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament.

03/23/2013

Windle, Gophers Beat Texas

Tom Windle struck out a career-high 12 as Minnesota beat Texas 5-1.

03/09/2013

Windle Throws No-Hitter

Gopher starter Tom Windle threw a no-hitter in a 3-0 win over Western Illinois at the Metrodome.

02/22/2013

Gophers win home opener

The Gopher baseball team beat Western Michigan, 7-1, in its home opener.

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2012 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Academic All-Big Ten • named to the Big Ten Preseason Players to Watch list • made 18 appearances and four starts and held a 3.27 earned run average • went 3-5 on the season with one save • pitched 41.1 innings and suffered a shoulder injury early in the season, limiting his action • allowed 15 earned runs on the season • walked 17 batters and struck out 37 in his sophomore campaign • started the season as a weekend starter before injury • made 12 appearances in Big Ten play • made all four starts in the first month of the season • opened his sophomore campaign when he allowed just two runs to St. John's (2/18) • pitched a season-high 6.0 innings of work and collected his first win of the season in a 5-3 win over UW-Milwaukee (2/25) • struck out a season-high five batters and allowed two runs in the 11-3 win over West Virginia (3/3) • returned to the mound at the start of the Big Ten season against Michigan (3/30) • struck out three in 1.1 inning of work against Nebraska-Omaha (4/18) • pitched longest relief when he went 4.0 innings in the 3-2 11-inning loss to Michigan State and struck out four (4/21) • made two relief appearances against Iowa (4/27 and 4/29) • picked up the save in a 5-4 win against the Hawkeyes as he sent down the last five batters and struck out the last two • went 2.1 innings against Nebraska (5/12) and allowed just one hit and struck out three • made two appearances at Illinois, including the season finale win (5/19).

2011 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Named to the Big Ten All-Tournament Team after he pitched eight scoreless innings and struck out six as a true freshman • appeared in the third-highest number of games as a Gopher pitcher with 19 • went 6-2 and held an ERA of 1.52 • pitched 41.1 innings, had two saves and struck out 35 batters • started in two games, including one during the Big Ten Tournament • started his Gopher career on Feb. 20 against Louisville and had two strikeouts and allowed two hits in three innings • earned his first collegiate win in the 6-4 win over Towson on Feb. 26 • had his first collegiate start against Sacramento State (3/16) and set a career-high five strikeouts and allowed one earned run in five innings pitched • named the Co-Big Ten Freshman of the Week following the Sacramento State game • saw action against Purdue (3/1), Michigan State (4/10) and Northwestern (4/17) to start the conference season • named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week after the Indiana series (4/23) when he worked four perfect innings in relief and struck out four Hoosier batters to earn Big Ten • Indiana game started 10-straight games of not allowing an earned run • earned back-to-back wins in the 5-4 win against Iowa (4/30) • worked in both the Gopher wins over Michigan (5/6) and Michigan State (5/8) • pitched in both games against Ohio State on May 19 and May 21 • worked three innings, had four strikeouts and collected his second save of the season against the Buckeyes in the Big Ten Tournament (5/27) • earned his second start of the year and pitched five innings to lead the Gophers to a 1-0 win over Purdue during the Big Ten Tournament.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Graduated from Osseo High School • coached by John Groebner • named All-State and All-Area in 2010, and was All-Conference in 2008 and 2010 • named Metro Player of the Year, a Mr. Baseball finalist, Gatorade State Player of the Year finalist and was a Great 8 selection for hockey • was a pre-draft top 200 player nationally • was 6-1 with a 0.94 ERA and struck out 73 batters in 51.0 innings in his senior season, and also had seven home runs and 24 RBI.

PERSONAL:
Undecided on his major • son of Craig and Susan Windle • has a sister Anna and a twin brother Sam • born on Mar. 10, 1992.