Ten former LMU baseball players have been active in professional baseball this season.
Tanner Donnels and Michael Silva were drafted on the final day of the 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft.
Pepperdine hit three home runs en route to claiming the 2015 WCC Championship.
Junior Trevor Megill tossed seven innings as LMU defeated Pepperdine 4-2 to reach the WCC Championship game for the second straight year.
LMU posted a 21-3 victory over top-seeded San Diego on Thursday at the WCC Championship Tournament.
LMU will begin the 2016 season at #11 TCU on Friday night.
Sixth-year head coach Jason Gill previews the 2014 LMU baseball season.
BASE | LMU 5, #26 Oklahoma State 2
2013 Baseball Season Preview with head coach Jason Gill.
Interviews with the player-managers prior to the start of the 2012 Crimson/Navy World Series
2015 WCC Baseball Championship - Championship Game vs. Pepperdine
2015 WCC Baseball Championship - Game 2 vs. Pepperdine
2015 WCC Baseball Championship - Game 1 vs. USD
10th annual Iggy Awards for Los Angeles Airport Marriott on Apr. 30, 2015.
Final game of three-game WCC series at Page Stadium
Tanner Donnels graduated in 2015 and was selected by the Detroit Tigers in the 21st round of the 2015 MLB Draft... son of former Major Leaguer, and LMU Hall of Famer, Chris Donnels... over his four years at LMU, Donnels batted .291 with 43 doubles, eight homers and 96 RBI...
2014... hit .321 while starting all 56 games for the Lions as a junior... collected 27 runs scored, a team-best 14 doubles, team-high tying three triples and a homer to accompany 36 RBI... slugged .427 and reached at a .387 clip... average and slugging percentage were third on the team, while his on-base percentage ranked second... tied for the team lead in total bases (93)... swiped eight bases in 17 attempts... hit safely in eight straight games from March 23 to April 5 (.424 | 5 RBI | 4 multi-hit games)... hit safely in 12 straight games from February 21 to March 9... perfect 6-for-6 with the game-tying RBI single in the 11th and the game-winner in the 13th against CSUN on March 5... six hits matched a program record set by Travis Tarchione on 4/15/87... belted his lone homer of the year on March 18 vs. Long Beach State (2-for-3 | 2 R | 3 RBI)... 3-for-3 with a run scored at #17 San Diego on March 23... 3-for-4 with three RBI against #21 UCLA on April 1... collected three RBI at Long Beach State on April 8... 3-for-4 with two doubles, two runs scored and four RBI against Saint Mary's on April 12... collected 20 multi-hit games, including four three-hit efforts, finishing third on the team in that category... managed eight multi-RBI contests, second on the squad... reached safely in each of the final 11 games of the year... hit .305 with 14 runs scored, eight doubles and 17 RBI in WCC play... batted .364 with runners on base, including .354 with runners in scoring position... led the team in two-out RBI, collecting 14...
2013... started 49 of LMU's 51 games as a sophomore... finished the season hitting .246 with seven doubles, 16 runs scored and 22 RBI... 22 RBI were good for third on team... stole five bases on the year... .359 on-base percentage ranked fourth on the team... contributed a two-RBI double against Utah on 2/15... career-high tying three-hit games at #14 Oregon on 2/22, at UNLV (3/1) and vs. Bradley (3/3)... went 3-for-5 with two RBI at UNLV on 3/1... 3-for-6 with two runs scored, a double and two RBI vs. Bradley (3/3)... hit .421 (8-for-19) with four runs scored and five RBI at UNLV Rebel Classic (2/28-3/3)... hit .400 (12-for-30) with five runs scored, seven RBI and three doubles over a six-game hitting streak from 2/24-3/5... 2-for-2 with a run scored, a double and two walks vs. #23 San Diego on 4/5... 2-for-4 with career-best three RBI at San Francisco on 4/19... batted .313 with runners on base and .320 with runners in scoring position...
2012... batted .246 with nine runs scored, two doubles and a homer as a freshman... made 15 starts and appeared in 25 games... posted a .273 batting average in West Coast Conference play... reached base in six of his 14 opportunities (.429) when leading off an inning... was 3-for-9 as a pinch hitter... first career hit came in first collegiate at bat as pinch hitter on February 19... belted first career home run at BYU on April 7, part of a 2-for-3 day with two runs scored... recorded two hits against Pepperdine on May 20... posted his first career three-hit game at Santa Clara on May 27 (3-for-4)...