Pac-12 announces baseball Players of the Week

ARIZONA STATE’S GAGE CANNING NAMED PLAYER OF THE WEEK
UCLA'S GRIFFIN CANNING TABBED PITCHER OF THE WEEK

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Gage Canning, So., OF, Arizona State
• 5 R, 6 H, 5 RBI, .500 AVG
• Canning notched a hit in each of the games this week, including a 2-for-4, career-high four RBI performance in game one against Washington State.
• His three-run home run proved to be the cushion ASU needed to slip past WSU by a final of 6-5 and Canning is the only Devil to notch four RBI in a single game this season.
• The sophomore also played a crucial role in the team's eventual 5-4 walk-off, sweep-clinching victory over the Cougars on Saturday, as he was the only Devil to notch two hits in the game.
• Canning singled with two outs in the bottom of the ninth in a tie game and would score the eventual game-winning run. He also led the Devils in RBI (5) and runs scored (5) on the week.
• 107th all-time weekly-honor for Arizona State and first for Canning.

PITCHER OF THE WEEK: Griffin Canning, Jr., RHP, UCLA
• 12 K, 4 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 0.00 ERA
• Tossed a complete game shutout at then-No. 18 Stanford on Friday.
• Tied career-high with 12 strikeouts for third time this season.
• First complete game shutout since April 15, 2016 at Washington.
• Did not allow a walk and just four hits in 9.0 innings of work Tied career-high with 9.0 innings pitched.
• 72nd honor for UCLA and second honor for Canning.

ALSO NOMINATED
Player: JJ Matijevic, ARIZ; Jeffrey Mitchell Jr., CAL; Tim Susnara, ORE; Steven Kwan, OSU; Matt Winaker, STAN; Michael Toglia, UCLA; Frankie Rios, USC; Dallas Carroll, UTAH; Mj Hubbs, WASH.
Pitcher: Jc Cloney, ARIZ; Eder Erives, ASU; Erik Martinez, CAL; David Peterson, ORE; Jake Thompson, OSU; Jayson Rose, UTAH; Noah Bremer, WASH.

2017 PAC-12 PLAYER AND PITCHER OF THE WEEK

  Player Pitcher
Feb. 21 Nick Quintana, Ariz Luke Heimlich, OSU
Feb. 28 Hunter Simmons, UTAH Andrew Summerville, STAN
Mar. 7 Quinn Brodey, STAN Colton Hock, STAN
Mar. 14 Quinn Brodey, STAN David Peterson, ORE
Mar. 21 Cadyn Grenier, OSU Jake Thompson, OSU
Mar. 28 KJ Harrison, OSU Bryce Fehmel, OSU
Apr. 3 Nick Madrigal, OSU David Peterson, ORE
Apr. 10 JJ Matijevic, ARIZ Jake Mulholland, OSU
Apr. 17 Gage Canning, ASU Griffin Canning, UCLA
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