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    Bret Butler
    Bret Butler

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Woodinville, Wash.

    High School:
    Woodinville

    Height / Weight:
    6-4 / 200

    Position:
    Pitcher

    Birthdate:
    08/15/1981

    Bats/Throws:
    Right/Right

    2004: As a 2004 junior, Butler can contribute as a reliever or possible starter in the weekend rotation.

    2003: Butler registered a team-high eight saves in his 2003 sophomore season with a 1-5 record and 4.44 ERA...registered his lone win of the season on April 22 against UC Santa Barbara with two innings (five strikeouts)...threw two no-hit innings with three strikeouts for the save on April 17 at California...earned his third save of the season with two scoreless innings on April 13 against UCLA...struck out a season-high six batters in three innings of work on March 25 against Fresno State...allowed only two runs in his first 12.2 innings of work.

    2002: Butler made 21 appearances in his 2002 redshirt freshman season, going 2-1 with an 8.07 ERA...picked up his first collegiate win on March 1 against Miami at the Kia Baseball Bash in Fullerton by throwing two no-hit innings with a walk and two strikeouts.

    2001: Butler redshirted as a 2001 freshman pitcher, his first year at USC.

    HIGH SCHOOL: He earned all-state and all-league first team honors in his 2000 senior season at Woodinville (Wash.) High...earned all-league and team most improved honors in his 1999 junior season...member of the honor society three years and named as a Presidential Classroom-Scholar.

    PERSONAL: Majoring in communications...parents are Greg and Sunny...enjoys snow skiing in his spare time...lists Nolan Ryan as his biggest sports hero...favorite television show is The OC...favorite movie is The Usual Suspects...born on Aug. 15, 1981.

    Butler's Career Statistics
    YEAR		W-L	SV	ERA	G-GS	CG	IP	H	R	ER	BB	SO
    2002 (Fr.)	2-1	0	8.07	21-0	0	29.0	39	27	26	13	22
    2003 (So.)	1-5	8	4.44	33-0	0	50.2	63	28	25	16	51
    TOTALS		3-6	8	5.76	54-0	0	79.2	102	55	51	29	73
    

    Butler's Career Statistics vs. Pac-10 Teams YEAR W-L SV ERA G-GS CG IP H R ER BB SO Arizona 0-1 0 7.20 3-0 0 5.0 5 4 4 2 5 Arizona St. 0-1 0 7.50 3-0 0 6.0 12 7 5 3 4 California 0-0 1 0.00 1-0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 Oregon St. 0-0 1 0.00 3-0 0 4.0 4 0 0 1 4 Stanford 0-0 0 24.00 4-0 0 3.0 10 8 8 0 3 UCLA 0-0 1 3.86 5-0 0 7.0 9 3 3 2 7 Washington 0-1 0 4.90 3-0 0 3.2 5 2 2 2 3 Wash. St. 0-0 1 8.11 2-0 1 3.1 5 3 3 1 3 TOTALS 0-3 4 6.62 24-0 1 34.0 50 27 25 11 32