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6-0 / 180
Saw limited action, logging 4.0 innings in three relief outings ... Posted a 6.75 ERA and did not record a decision ... Had six strikeouts against three walks.
Did not play competitively.
Made 18 appearances with 13 starts ... Began season as a weekend starter, a role he kept until mid-May ... Logged 81.1 innings on the season, second on staff ... Appeared in nine Big 12 games with eight starts ... Was 3-1 with a 3.54 ERA in non-conference action ... Held opponents to a .234 batting average in those nine games, five of which were starts ... Went 2-2 with a 4.63 ERA in nine games, seven starts, at Baylor Ballpark ... Was 1-0 in three relief appearances during postseason play ... Allowed one run on five hits and no walks with two strikeouts over 4.0 innings in a tough-luck loss against Houston in season opener (2/9) ... Held Stephen F. Austin to one run on three hits with five strikeouts over 5.0 innings for first victory of season (2/16) ... Did not factor in decision in next two starts before earning victory over Winthrop in Quala-T Imprints Baylor Classic (3/11) ... Held Kansas State to two runs on four hits over 6.1 innings of relief that allowed Baylor to overcome an early 6-0 deficit for a 9-8 victory in the series opener (5/18) ... Earned victory over 11th-ranked Missouri at Big 12 Championship, allowing two runs on three hits over 3.2 innings of relief (3/25) ... Earned all-tournament honors at the NCAA Houston Regional despite not earning a win ... Held 16th-ranked TCU to one run on two hits and two walks with a season-high tying six strikeouts over 6.1 relief innings ... Entered game with Baylor trailing 3-0 with two runners on and two outs in the second ... Got out of inning, stranding both runners ... After walking first batter faced, retired 18 of next 20 batters faced before allowing a leadoff single in the ninth ... That snapped a streak of 13 consecutive batters retired ... Also appeared in two games as a pinch runner ... Scored a run in Baylor's seven-run ninth inning comeback at 18th-ranked Texas A&M (4/29).
Pitched for the Weatherford Wranglers of the Texas Collegiate League ... Named to Texas Collegiate League All-Star Game ... Appeared in five games, all starts ... Posted an 0-2 record with a 4.65 ERA and 38 strikeouts in 31.0 innings.
Baylor's primary midweek starter, making 11 such starts ... Logged most midweek starts by a Baylor pitcher since Jared Theodorakos made 12 such starts in 2001 ... Baylor was 10-1 in his 11 midweek starts ... Posted a 6-0 record and a 2.79 ERA in midweek action ... Won first seven career decisions, the longest streak to start a career since Abe Woody won his first 11 decisions over the 2003 and 2004 seasons ... ERA was best among Baylor starters and ranked 10th in the Big 12 ... Relieved in three Big 12 games, allowing no runs on three hits in 2.2 innings ... Was 0-1 with a 4.50 ERA and nine strikeouts in 13.0 innings over two postseason starts against top-10 opponents Nebraska and Rice ... Averaged 9.64 strikeouts per nine innings over season's final five starts, recording 30 strikeouts in 28.0 innings ... Three of season's first four appearances were in relief ... Allowed one run on four hits with five strikeouts over 6.0 innings at UT Arlington for first victory of season (3/7) ... Did not factor in the decision after holding Houston to one unearned run on three hits over 5.1 innings (3/14) ... Earned victory against TCU, holding Frogs to a pair of runs on eight hits with five strikeouts in 5.0 innings (3/21) ... Allowed two runs, one earned, on six hits with a then-career-high seven strikeouts against UT Arlington (5/2) ... Notched six strikeouts in a pitch-count shortened 4.0-inning no-decision against Texas State (5/9) ... Recorded career-high eight strikeouts over 5.0 innings in winning effort against Dallas Baptist (5/16).
Played for the Hays Larks of the Jayhawk League ... Appeared in two games, both starts ... Posted a 1-0 record with a 2.45 ERA and 10 strikeouts in 11 innings.
Appeared in 12 games, all in relief ... Posted a 1-0 record with a 4.76 ERA and 10 strikeouts in 17.0 innings ... Held 19th-ranked Rice scoreless on three hits with two strikeouts in 2.0 innings at Minute Maid Park College Classic in first career outing (2/13) ... Recorded four consecutive outs with one strikeout against Houston (4/5) ... Appeared in two Big 12 games: at Oklahoma State (3/25) and at home against Kansas State (4/9) ... Earned first career victory against Prairie View A&M (4/20) ... Tossed 4.0 scoreless innings on two hits with a career-high five strikeouts against Prairie View.
Attended Mesquite [Texas] High School ... Pitched and played shortstop for head coach Todd Ritter ... Led Skeeters to regional finals in 2001 and regional semifinals in 2002 ... Two-time all-district selection ... Named 2001 District 10-5A Newcomer of the Year ... North Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star selection ... Hit .320 and drew 25 walks as a senior ... Also recorded 70 strikeouts in 40.0 innings that season ... Posted a 7-1 record with a 0.86 ERA and 79 strikeouts in 57.0 innings as a junior ... Listed as Texas' No. 17 prospect by Texas Baseball News ... No. 32 in Texas and No. 218 nationally by Baseball America/Perfect Game ... Named team MVP and Pitcher of the Year as a junior ... Participated in 2001 USA National Team trials ... Was a member of Mesquite's 2001 15-0 state championship football team ... Honor Roll selection.
Full name is Randall Lee Linebaugh ... Born Oct. 2, 1985, in Dallas, Texas ... Son of Randy and Susan Linebaugh ... Married the former LeeAnn Doughty in December 2007 ... General studies major.