Junior righty twirled career-best seven scoreless innings and eight strikeouts
Orf and Toth collect three hits apiece for the Bears.
Bears are 99-96-1 all-time at home against ranked foes
Orf collects two RBI, goes 3-for-4
Orf paces Bears with single and three-run homer.
2010 MLB Draft Pick (Texas Rangers, 29th round)
One-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Fall 2010)
Appeared in five games as a reliever ... Totaled career-lows of a 2.08 ERA and .091 opponent batting average in 4.1 innings ... Only hit allowed on the season was a single ... Posted scoreless outings in his first four tries ... Notched hitless outings in his last four tries ... Made his first appearance in the field versus UT Arlington (April 9), playing outfield and going 0-for-1 at the plate as a sub.
Made nine appearances, all out of bullpen ... Held opponents scoreless in six of nine outings, allowed more than one earned run just once ... Combined for 5.0 shutout innings with two hits, four strikeouts and one walk over last four appearances, lowering ERA from 6.14 to 3.65 ... Pitched 1.2 hitless innings of relief at TCU (3/6) ... Had tough-luck outing at Sam Houston State (3/21), allowing infield hit and double off third base bag as part of three runs allowed ... If SHSU outing is removed from record, posted 1.54 ERA for season ... Pitched 2.0 innings of shutout relief vs. Louisiana-Monroe (4/11), recorded first scoreless outing of multiple innings since April 5, 2011 ... Worked quickest inning of career in last outing, needing only nine pitches to work 1-2-3 inning vs. Kansas State (5/25) in Big 12 Championship.
Pitched in 17 games with one start ... Posted 3-1 record with 6.75 ERA over 21.1 innings of work ... Recorded all three wins in season's first three weekends, including two in season's first weekend ... Allowed only three hits (all singles) over first 11.0 innings spanning first seven outings ... Went 3-0 with 4.12 ERA in 13 outings against non-conference opponents ... Made collegiate debut with game tied 4-4 vs. Oral Roberts (2/19) in seventh inning ... Came on with two on and one out and induced inning-ending double play ... Bears scored five in bottom half of inning, giving him first career win ... Made next appearance following day vs. ORU (2/20), entered at start of eighth inning with game tied 4-4 ... Retired nine of 10 batters over 3.0 shutout innings to earn second win ... Made third appearance with Bears leading series opener at Georgia (2/25) 4-2 in seventh inning ... Retired all six batters faced in 2.0 shutout innings and Bears held on for win ... Picked up third win with scoreless 10th inning in win over No. 21 Rice (3/6) at Houston College Classic ... Struck out career-high five batters over 2.1 hitless innings in 6-4 win at Texas State (3/8) ... Made first collegiate start against Florida International (3/15), but did not factor in decision as Bears won in 11 innings.
Letterwinner in baseball, basketball and football ... Pitched and played shortstop for head coach Monte Huggins ... Ranked 27th-best prospect in state of Texas and 215th nationally by Perfect Game Cross Checker ... Posted 8-3 record with 1.68 ERA and 97 strikeouts in 50.0 innings over 12 appearances during senior season ... Struck out 14 in back-to-back games, both 7-inning complete game wins ... Hit .612 with 16 doubles, three triple, three home runs, 34 runs scored and 40 RBI ... Also went 29-for-31 stealing bases ... Led team to bi-district and area championships in 2010 ... Named first-team all-district, Super Centex and all-state ... Earned first-team all-district honors as junior in 2009 ... Named district Newcomer of the Year in 2007 ... On basketball court, named first-team all-district in 2010 and second-team all-district in 2008 and 2009 ... Played quarterback for team that went 9-3 and won bi-district championship in 2009 ... Earned honorable mention all-state, district MVP and first-team Super Centex as senior ... Named offensive Newcomer of the Year as quarterback and second-team all-district as safety in 2007.
Full name is Trae Lamar Davis ... Born May 19, 1992, in Corsicana, Texas ... Son of Gregory and Lenor Davis ... Business major.