Cal Baseball BIO
Kyle Porter
Player Profile:
Kyle Porter 1251843
Position: Pitcher
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: El Dorado Hills, Calif.
High School: Oakridge
AS A JUNIOR (2013):

- Enters his junior year with an 8-1 career record and two saves, a 2.91 career ERA and 69 strikeouts in 77.1 innings
- Won eight straight games without a loss to start his college career


- Was 2-1 with a 5.75 ERA, only pitching in 10 games (20.1 innings) due to a lingering arm injury
- Picked up a win March 11 at Nebraska, throwing 4.0 innings in a 4-0 shutout
- Had a season-high four strikeouts in 2.0 innings May 27 at Stanford


- Was named a Freshman All-American by Baseball America, Collegiate Baseball, Perfect Game and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers
- Was a member of the 2011 Houston Regional All-Tournament Team
- Finished 6-0 with a 1.89 ERA and two saves (four starts and 25 appearances)
- Had 57 strikeouts and only 15 walks in 57.0 innings
- Earned Cal's first victory in the College World Series since 1980 in start June 21 vs. Texas A&M (6.0 innings, seven hits, three runs, one walk, four strikeouts)
- Pitched one inning (one strikeout) June 12 vs. Dallas Baptist in the Santa Clara Super Regional
- Was outstanding in June 5 start vs. Baylor in the Houston Regional, throwing a career-high 6.2 innings with three hits no runs, two walks and a career-high nine strikeouts
- Had five strikeouts in 4.1 innings of relief May 20-22 at UCLA
- Recorded four strikeouts in 4.1 innings May 8 at Oregon State (three hits, one run, no walks)
- Won in May 3 start at Santa Clara (5.0 innings, five hits, one run, one strikeout)
- Struck out six of the 10 batters in 2.1 innings April 15 at Washington
- Won in relief April 3 vs. USC ( 2.0 innings, three hits, one run, one walk)
- Pitched 2.2 scoreless innings March 27 in Cal's 11-inning 4-3 win vs. Washington State (two hits, one walk, three strikeouts)
- Threw 4.0 innings March 12 vs. Rice at AT&T Park (one hit, no runs, one walk, five strikeouts)
- Earned first collegiate save Feb. 26 vs. North Carolina State (3.0 innings, no hits, no runs, one walk, two strikeouts)


- As a senior at Oakridge High School was the 2010 Sierra Valley Conference MVP, first-team Sacramento Bee All-Metro, and a Cal Hi Sports All-State honoree, going 10-1 with a 0.74 ERA and 127 strikeouts with only 11 walks
- His wins, ERA and strikeouts were all Oakridge High School records
- Threw a perfect game against Union Mine High School with a California state record 18 strikeouts in 8.0 innings
- Led his school to a 27-4 record in 2010, including 18-0 in conference
- Majoring in American studies
- Parents are Sean and Chris Porter
- Born June 1, 1992, in Los Gatos, Calif.

Most Strikeouts: 9, June 5, 2011 vs. Baylor
Most Innings Pitched: 6.2, June 5, 2011 vs. Baylor
Longest Winning Streak: 8, March 12, 2011 - March 11, 2012
Longest Losing Streak: Has lost one game

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