TCU Baseball 2022 NCAA Tournament Capsule


TCU Horned Frogs

Big 12 (36-20, 16-8)

Coach: Kirk Saarloos
Key Field Players:
Tommy Sacco, Senior, IF, .350 BA, 12 HR, 51 RBI, 17 SB
Brayden Taylor, Sophomore, IF, .314 BA, 10 HR, 44 RBI, 10 SB
Elijah Nunez, Sophomore, OF, .297 BA, 28 RBI, 30 SB
David Bishop, Freshman, IF, .260 BA, 6 HR, 46 RBI
Luke Boyers, Sophomore, OF, .256 BA, 6 HR, 37 RBI, 10 SB
Key Pitchers:
Riley Cornelio, Sophomore, P, 4.41 ERA, 4-4 W/L, 69.1 IP, 74 SO
Brett Walker, Senior, P, 4.75 ERA, 5-2 W/L, 66.1 IP, 52 SO
Marcelo Perez, Junior, P, 3.34 ERA, 6-3 W/L, 56.2 IP, 47 SO
River Ridings, Sophomore, P, 6.20 ERA, 2-2 W/L, 20.1 IP, 19 SO, 10 SV
By the Numbers:
Batting Average: .275 (152nd in nation, 6th in conference)
Double Plays per Game: 0.96 (8, 2)
Doubles per Game: 1.98 (87, 6)
Earned Run Average: 4.59 (64, 3)
Fielding Percentage: .977 (28, 4)
Home Runs per Game: 1.02 (115, 5)
Scoring Offense: 7.4 (57, 4)
Slugging Percentage: .438 (125, 6)
Stolen Bases per Game: 1.62 (39, 3)
Triples per Game: 0.23 (112, 4)
Recent Postseason Appearances:
2021Regionaldefeated McNeese, lost to Dallas Baptist, eliminated by Oregon State
2019Regionaldefeated California, lost to Arkansas, eliminated by Arkansas
2017Regionaldefeated Central Conn. State, defeated Virginia, defeated Dallas Baptist
2017Super Regionaldefeated Missouri State
2017CWSlost to Florida, defeated Texas A&M, defeated Louisville, lost to Florida, eliminated by Florida
2016Regionaldefeated Oral Roberts, defeated Gonzaga, defeated Arizona State
2016Super Regionaldefeated Texas A&M
2016CWSdefeated Texas Tech, defeated Coastal Carolina, lost to Coastal Carolina, eliminated by Coastal Carolina
2015Regionaldefeated Sacred Heart, lost to North Carolina State, defeated Stony Brook, defeated NC State, defeated NC State
2015Super Regionaldefeated Texas A&M
2015CWSdefeated LSU, lost to Vanderbilt, defeated LSU, eliminated by Vanderbilt
2014Regionaldefeated Siena, defeated Sam Houston State, defeated Sam Houston State
2014Super Regionaldefeated Pepperdine, lost to Pepperdine, defeated Pepperdine
2014CWSdefeated Texas Tech, lost to Virginia, eliminated by Mississippi
2012Regionallost to Mississippi, defeated Dayton, defeated Texas A&M, defeated Mississippi, defeated Mississippi
2012Super Regionallost to UCLA, eliminated by UCLA
2011Regionaldefeated Oral Roberts, lost to Dallas Baptist, eliminated by Oral Roberts
2010Regionaldefeated Lamar, defeated Arizona, defeated Baylor
2010Super Regionaldefeated Texas
2010CWSdefeated Florida State, lost to UCLA, defeated Florida State, defeated UCLA, eliminated by UCLA
2009Regionaldefeated Wright State, defeated Oregon State, defeated Oregon State
2009Super Regionaleliminated by Texas
2008Regionallost to Wichita State, defeated Western Kentucky, eliminated by Oklahoma State
2007Regionaldefeated Baylor, lost to Rice, defeated Baylor, eliminated by Rice
*all team stats through 5/22