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 Mike Pankratz 16
Mike Pankratz
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

Last College:
San Jacinto JC

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 225

Position:
OF/1B

Experience:
2L

B/T:
R/R

CAREER HONORS
•2005 College Baseball Foundation Honor Roll -- March 14
•2005 Minute Maid Park College Classic All-Tournament
•2005 Preseason First-Team All-Big 12 Conference (Baseball America)
•2004 All-Big 12 Conference Tournament
•2004 Second-Team All-Big 12 Conference (Dallas Morning News)
•Two-Time Big 12 Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll

SUMMER 2005
•Did not play competitively

2005 (JUNIOR)
•Played 42 games with 36 starts
•Missed five weeks of action after breaking right hand in practice (4/26)
•Returned to the lineup in Big 12 Tournament championship game against Nebraska (5/29)
•2-for-2 with a home run in season opener vs. Houston (2/11)
•Hit eventual game-winning grand slam in top of 13th inning at Vanderbilt (3/11)
•1-for-2 with a home run and two RBI vs. Texas (3/19)
•Had two RBI against Oklahoma in series opener (4/1) and finale (4/3)
•Scored runner from third with less than two outs in five of eight situations (62.5 percent)
•Hit .350 (7-for-20) with runners on base in Big 12 play
•Hit .364 (4-for-11) with runners in scoring position in league play
•Hit .313 (5-for-16) with three RBI with two outs in Big 12 play

SUMMER 2004
•Appeared in 12 games for the Harwick Mariners of the Cape Cod League before returning to Baylor for rehabilitation
•Hit .195 with one home run, three RBI, eight runs and two doubles in 41 at bats

2004 (SOPHOMORE)
•Started every game in RF
•Hit .317 with two home runs, 13 RBI, 15 runs, three doubles, two triples, a .524 slugging percentage and a .411 on base percentage in Big 12 play
•Tied for second in Big 12 with three triples in league play
•Tied for fifth in Big 12 with four triples on the season
•Hit .340 (33-for-97) with runners on base
•Was 18-for-31 (.581) with only a runner at first base
•Hit .328 (20-for-61) with two outs
•Third on team in two-out hits and second on team with 14 two-out RBI ... Tied for second on team with nine multiple-RBI games
•Hit .319 (36-for-113) in 35 games at Baylor Ballpark
•Solid hitter under the lights, going 33-for-90 (.367) with three home runs and 16 RBI in 28 night games
•Went 1-for-2 with a run and an RBI against UT-San Antonio (2/17)
•Went 2-for-4 at Long Beach State (2/20)
•Enjoyed a 2-for-5 outing against UC Irvine (3/6)
•Extended hitting streak to career-best five games with a single against UC Irvine (3/7)
•Went 2-for-4 with a three-run homer, the first of his career, against Vanderbilt (3/14)
•Went 1-for-4 with a triple and a run scored against Texas State (3/16)
•Enjoyed his return to Texas A&M (3/19), going 3-for-5 with a home run, three runs scored and a steal of third
•Followed that with a 2-for-3 performance the next day against Texas A&M with a run scored
•Went 1-for-4 with two RBI in the series finale against Texas A&M (3/21)
•Enjoyed a 2-for-5 outing against Northwestern State (3/23)
•Extended career-long hitting streak to 10 games with a triple at Oklahoma (3/27)
•Went 4-for-12 in Missouri series
•Tallied two hits in five trips with two runs and three RBI at Missouri (4/3)
•Went 2-for-4 with two runs scored against UT-Arlington (4/7)
•Was 4-for-4 with two runs, four RBI, a triple and a home run against Oklahoma State (4/9)
•Went 2-for-4 with three RBI and a home run against Sam Houston State (4/13)
•Doubled and scored twice against Kansas (4/25)
•Was 1-for-3 with a double against Texas State (5/12)
•Was 1-for-1 with a double and an RBI against Rice (5/18)
•Went 1-for-3 with a double, was hit by a pitch, scored a run and had two RBI at Texas Tech (5/22)
•Earned All-Big 12 Tournament honors, going 6-for-12 (.500) with seven runs, three doubles, two home runs and five RBI
•Went 2-for-4 with two runs, a double and a two-run home run against Texas Tech (5/26)
•Was 3-for-4 with three runs, a double and a game-ending two-run home run against Oklahoma (5/28)
•Walked twice and went 1-for-2 with two runs and an RBI double against Missouri (5/29)
•Never went more than eight at bats without a hit

SUMMER 2003
•Led the Northwoods League with a .372 average en route to earning league MVP honors
•Also led the league in slugging (.699), on-base percentage (.446) and extra-base hits (26)
•Tied the Wausau Woodchucks franchise home run record with 12 and drove in 35 runs in 43 games (40 starts)
•Became the first Woodchuck to hit for the cycle

JUNIOR COLLEGE (SAN JACINTO JC)
•Named second-team All-America as a freshman at San Jacinto after hitting .415 with 14 home runs
•Also earned first-team all-conference and first-team all-region honors as the Gators finished second in the nation

2001 (TEXAS A&M)
•Enrolled at Texas A&M intending to play both football and baseball
•Redshirted with Aggie football team after walking on as a quarterback
•Did not play baseball

HIGH SCHOOL
•Three-year letterwinner at Taylor High School in Katy, Texas
•Named District 19-5A MVP as a senior
•Earned all-state selection his final two seasons
•Three-time first-team all-district honoree
•Hit .433 for his career with 24 home runs and 98 RBI
•Also went 10-1 on the mound his senior year
•Also lettered twice in football
•Named the Touchdown Club of Houston's 2000 preseason first-team quarterback

PERSONAL
•Full name is Michael Allan Pankratz
•Born Oct. 19, 1982, in Midland, Texas
•Son of Greg and Janet Pankratz
•Grandfather, mother, two uncles and an aunt all attended Baylor
•Majoring in psychology
•Favorite player is Lance Berkman and favorite team is the Houston Astros

CAREER BESTS
Hits: 4 vs. Oklahoma State (4/9/04)
Runs: 3, twice
Doubles: 1, 16 times
Triples: 1, four times
Home Runs: 1, nine times
RBI: 4, twice
Stolen Bases: 1, four times
Walks: 2, four times
Hitting Streak: 10 games (3/12/04 through 3/27/04)

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