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    Shuhei Fujiya
    Shuhei Fujiya

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Irvine, Calif.

    Last College:
    Orange Coast College/Northern Iowa

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 170

    Position:
    Pitcher

    Experience:
    TR

    Bats-Throws:
    Right-Right

    2010
    Fujiya gives the Trojans an instant closer after Northern Iowa disbanded its program at the conclusion of the 2009 season.

    2009 (Northern Iowa)
    He made 21 appearances as a junior with a 1-4 record and a 3.97 ERA with nine saves...in 22 2/3 innings, he allowed 20 hits and 10 earned runs with 15 walks and 29 strikeouts...earned the win in the season finale (UNI's final game before being disbanded) with an inning of work on May 16 against Bradley...earned a save on April 11 at Creighton with 1 2/3 no-hit innings with a walk and a strikeout...threw an inning of relief on April 1 for the save at Minnesota in the Metrodome (the second time he got a save at Minnesota)...his first save at Minnesota came on March 4 with one inning, striking out two......drafted in the 2009 MLB draft in the 18th round by the San Diego Padres.

    2008 (Northern Iowa)
    He made 11 appearences as a sophomore with a 1-3 record and a 4.91 ERA with one save...in 22 innings, he allowed 24 hits and 12 earned runs with nine walks and 17 strikeouts...opponents hit .286 against him...gave up one hit in two innings to earn the win on April 25 against Southern Illinois...struck out five and allowed just one hit in three innings against Clarke on April 22.

    High School
    He was a four-year letterwinner at Irvine (Calif.) High.

    Personal
    His parents are Todashi and Tamami...has one sister, Kanami...born in Tokyo, Japan...enjoys playing the guitar or spending time at the beach in his spare time...favorite music group is Hinder...birthdate is August 12, 1987.

    Career Statistics

    Year ERA W-L APP GS SVS IP H R ER BB SO
    2008* 4.91 1-4 11 0 1 22.0 24 13 12 9 17
    2009* 3.97 1-4 21 0 9 22.20 20 13 10 15 29
    Totals 4.43 2-8 32 0 10 44.2 44 26 22 24 46
    * Northern Iowa