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Tyler Hanson
Tyler  Hanson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Savage, Minn.

High School:
Burnsville

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 215

Position:
P/INF

Experience:
2L

Bats/Throws:
R/R


06/30/2016

Summer Roundup: June 30

The latest info and stats of Gophers in their summer leagues.

06/01/2016

Gophers Earn Academic Big Ten Honors

The Gophers totaled 282 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.

06/01/2016

Gophers Earn Academic Big Ten Honors

The Gophers totaled 282 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.

02/12/2016

2016 Season Preview: Right-Handed Pitchers

Head coach John Anderson and pitching coach Todd Oakes have a glut of right-handed arms on the staff – and it’s a good thing

09/22/2015

Around the Bases with Tyler Hanson

Get to know the junior pitcher on and off the diamond

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2016 • JUNIOR SEASON:
Appeared in 17 games and had six starts on the hill • maintained a 4-2 record and struck out 36 in 56.0 innings • tied for the lowest mark on the team with 11 walks • in six appearances in Big Ten play, held a 1.12 ERA with 14 strikeouts compared to just two walks in 16.0 innings of work • went six appearances (16.2 innings) without allowing an earened run • Academic All-Big Ten. Game Highlights: Got the nod on the mound and went 4.0 innings, allowing three earned runs against Oregon State (2/21) • earned the win in 6.0 innings of work with four strikeouts at Campbell (2/28) • tossed 5.0 innings and struck out three in start at Georgia State (3/6) • threw a season-high 6.1 innings and totaled four strikeouts with just two earned runs at Seattle U (3/14) • made the start and went 3.0 innings with two strikeouts in series finale at Utah Valley (3/20) • competed at No. 23 Missouri State (3/26) and threw 2.2 innings allowing only one hit and struck out one • tossed 4.1 shutout innings of relief and struck out a career-best six versus Iowa (4/3) • threw 3.0 frames without allowing a run and struck out three to key series victory at No. 25 Michigan (4/8) • did not allow a baserunner in 1.0 inning of work against North Dakota State (4/19) • struck out three in 3.0 innings out of the bullpen at North Dakota State (4/26) • kept the opposition off the board in 1.1 innings of work to secure series win at Illinois (5/1) • earned the win in a start that featured two strikeouts in 2.0 frames against Kansas (5/4) • hurled the final 5.0 stanzas in a relief spot and allowed just three baserunners with four strikeouts to guide team to series-opening victory at Purdue (5/14) • tossed 2.0 flawless frames that included a strikeout in relief appearance against Ohio State (5/21) • threw 2.2 innings out of the bullpen in the Big Ten Tournament opening round matchup with Iowa (5/25) • scattered two hits in 4.1 frames and struck out two in a relief appearance at Texas A&M (6/5).

SUMMER BASEBALL:
Played for the Willmar Stingers in the Northwoods League • made 11 starts on the mound and maintained a 3.39 ERA with a 5-3 record • hurled 66.1 innings and struck out 46 compared to just 15 walks • ERA mark was team's lowest among starters • held opponents to a .240 batting average.

2015 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Held a 4.82 ERA in 14 relief pitching appearances • batted .185 in 27 at-bats, as a first baseman and designated hitter • struck out nine batters and walked seven in 18.2 innings • scored three runs, drove in three and hit one home run • Academic All-Big Ten. Game Highlights: Threw a season-high 2.2 innings in relief, allowing one earned run in his first appearance at Texas (2/22) • pitched the eighth inning of Minnesota's combined no-hitter at Creighton (3/8) • struck out two in 1.0 inning pitched against Monmouth (3/15) • hit his first career home run, and went 1-for-4 with two RBIs at Richmond (3/17) • picked up a save at Rutgers (4/4) • earned a save with 1.2 innings pitched against Penn State (4/18) • went 1-for-2 with a run and a walk against Michigan (4/26) • went 1.0 scoreless at Iowa (5/8) and 2.0 scoreless against Michigan State (5/15).

2014 • FRESHMAN SEASON:

Started 13 games, eight at first base • batted .184 in 38 at-bats • had a fielding percentage of .955 in 66 chances. Game Highlights: hit 2-for-3 with two RBIs in his debut against Northern Illinois (2/15) • made three starts at Northwestern (3/22-23), going 3-10 (.300) in the series win • picked up an RBI against Michigan State (3/29) • went 1-for-2 with a walk against Concordia-Moorhead (3/7) • pitched in six games with a 3-0 record • had a 3.77 ERA in 14.1 innings • received his first career win by holding Creighton without a run in 2.1 innings pitched (2/21) • allowed one earned run in 2.0 innings pitched versus Michigan State (4/5) • made a start against Augsburg (5/6), allowing no runs and two hits, while striking out two.

HIGH SCHOOL:

Graduated from Burnsville High School in 2013 • played for coach Mike Scholl • all-state, All-South Suburban Conference, and a Mr. Baseball finalist • batted .424 as a senior with two homeruns and 20 RBI, adding two wins on the mound • played for the East in the Play Ball! Minnesota High School All-Star Series • in summer 2013, named regional MVP after leading the Burnsville Cobras to the American Legion World Series • was 10-1 pitching over the summer in 2013 • part of Burnsville's 2011 state championship team • Burnsville won back-to-back conference titles in 2011 and 2012 • batted .433 with 18 doubles and held a 7-1 pitching record with a .54 ERA and .87 WHIP during 2012 Legion ball.

PERSONAL:
Sports Management major • son of Ed and Becky Hanson • has a younger brother, Eric • was a high school teammate of current Gophers Matt Stemper and Dan Motl • lists Burnsville's 2011 state title as his most memorable sports thrill • enjoys watching movies and TV, and can juggle • born July 29, 1994.

CAREER BATTING STATISTICS

Year GP GS Avg AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SLG BB SO SB SBA
2014 15 13 .184 38 1 7 3 1 0 0 .211 2 10 0 0
2015 16 9 .185 27 3 5 3 0 0 1 .296 4 9 0 0
Total 31 22 .185 65 4 12 6 1 0 1 .246 6 19 0 0

BIG TEN BATTING STATISTICS

Year GP GS Avg AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SLG BB SO SB SBA
2014 6 6 .222 18 0 4 1 0 0 0 .222 0 3 0 0
2015 4 1 .333 6 1 2 0 0 0 0 .333 1 3 0 0
Total 10 7 .250 24 1 6 1 0 0 0 .250 1 6 0 0

CAREER PITCHING STATISTICS

Year W-L ERA App GS CG SV IP H R ER BB SO
2014 3-0 3.77 6 1 0 0 14.1 16 8 6 7 7
2015 0-0 4.82 14 0 0 2 18.2 20 10 10 7 9
2016 4-2 4.82 17 6 0 0 56.0 70 39 30 11 36
Total 7-2 4.65 37 7 0 2 89.0 106 57 46 25 52

BIG TEN PITCHING STATISTICS

Year W-L ERA App GS CG SV IP H R ER BB SO
2014 0-0 6.23 2 0 0 0 4.1 9 5 3 3 2
2015 0-0 7.59 9 0 0 2 10.2 15 9 9 4 4
2016 1-0 1.12 6 0 0 0 16.0 17 2 2 2 14
Total 1-0 4.06 17 0 0 2 31.0 41 16 14 9 20

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