The Conference office announced today Chris Baker of WASHINGTON was named the Pac-12 Player of the Week and for the second time this season Travis Eckert of OREGON STATE was tabbed Pac-12 Pitcher of the Week for action between May 16 - 22.
Washington junior infielder Chris Baker was named Pac-12 Player of the Week after hitting .588 (10 for 17) in four games last week for the Huskies. Baker (San Mateo, Calif.) had multiple hits in each game as the Huskies went 3-1 last week.
The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association has released the list of semifinalists for the 2016 Dick Howser Trophy, presented by Easton Foundations, and Washington senior pitcher Troy Rallings was among the candidates.
Four Husky pitchers combined to throw a two-hit shutout Sunday as Washington sent their six seniors out on a high note beating Stanford, 4-0, Sunday afternoon in the final regular-season home game at Husky Ballpark.