48 - Damian Bertuzzi
Damian Bertuzzi
Height: 6-4
Weight: 185
Year: So.
Hometown: Westbury, N.Y.
High School: W.T. Clarke
Position: RHP
Major: Business Administration

CAREER STATISTICS

2011: Returns to the Spartans after taking 2010 off . . . is a big, strong right-handed pitcher that got limited experience as a freshman but will have a chance to battle for innings out of the bullpen this year . . . has good movement on his pitches and continues to improve his mound presence.

2009: Saw action in five games all out the bullpen as a freshman . . . tossed six innings and did not record a win or a loss . . . struck out nine and walked three during his six innings . . . his longest outing of the season came against Gallaudet on March 7 as he allowed two unearned runs on one hit with seven strikeouts and three walks in three innings of work . . . finished the season with a scoreless inning of work against Montclair State on April 29.

Personal: Is the son of Roger and Ethel Bertuzzi . . . is a Business Administration major . . . lists his parents as the people he most admires . . . lists New York Yankees’ shortstop Derek Jeter as his favorite professional athlete.