USF Baseball BIO
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Mark Savarese
Player Profile:
Mark Savarese 1911657
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Palm City, Fla.
Other College: St. Petersburg College

Career Stats

Major: Marketing

AS A SENIOR (2017): Appeared in 23 games out of the bullpen…Finished with a 4.34 ERA and a 3-0 record…Struck out 40 while walking only nine in 29.0 innings of work…Picked up the win at No. 3 FSU on Feb. 21 and a pair of wins during the series sweep vs. UCF from April 7-9…Logged 1.1 perfect innings at Tulane on March 31, striking out all four men he faced, a career-high for K's…Tossed six-straight scoreless outings from March 22 - April 11.

AS A JUNIOR (2016): Appeared in eight games (all out of the bullpen)…Matched career-high with three strikeouts in the 8-4 win over Eastern Michigan (2/27)...Threw a season-high 2.1 innings at Bethune-Cookman (3/1)...Earned the win with 1.0 scoreless innings against Saint Joseph's (3/4).

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015): Appeared in eight games…Went 1-0 with a 4.22 ERA…Held opponents to just a .212 batting average…Made season-debut with a scoreless inning at No. 18 Illinois (3/20)…Earned first win as a Bull with a scoreless inning in the 9-6 victory at UConn (4/2)…Threw a season-high 2.2 hitless innings at No. 9 Florida (5/5)…Struck out a season-high three batters in 2.0 innings against UCF (5/14).
 
AS A FRESHMAN AT ST. PETERSBURG COLLEGE (2014): Appeared in 13 games, making one start…Went 2-0 with a 3.25 ERA and one save…Recorded 25 strikeouts in 27.2 innings.
 
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letter winner for head coach Jerry Smith at Martin County HS…Recorded nine saves as a junior…Team captain in 2011.
 
PERSONAL: Born Mark Richard Savarese on Oct. 14, 1994 in Lynbrook, N.Y. …Parents are Mark and Kordula…Has two sisters, Stefanie and Paige.

SAVARESE'S CAREER HIGHS (as of 6/4/17) 
Innings (Starter): N/A
Innings (Reliever):  2.2, 2x, last vs. Cincinnati (4/14/17)
Hits Allowed: 5 at Bethune-Cookman (3/1/16)
Runs: 4, 2x, last at Memphis (4/23/17)
Earned Runs: 4, 2x, last at Memphis (4/23/17)
Walks: 2, 3x, last at Jacksonville (5/16/17)
Strikeouts: 4 at Tulane (4/1/17)
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