The College Baseball Hall of Fame announced its first 2014 Pitcher of the Year Award Watch List and 2014 Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Watch List with eight Big 12 players among the representatives.
For Pitcher of the Year, Oklahoma State’s Brendan McCurry and Vince Wheeland are joined by Brandon Finnegan (TCU) and Nathan Thornhill (Texas). The Brooks Wallace List includes Austin Fisher (Kansas State), Donnie Walton (Oklahoma State), C.J Hinojosa (Texas) and Tim Proudfoot (Texas Tech).
The Pitcher of the Year Award, sponsored by Diamond, will be presented during the National College Baseball Hall of Fame’s annual Night of Champions on June 28 in Lubbock, Texas.
The Brooks Wallace Award, sponsored by Mizuno, recognizes the nation’s top shortstop and will be presented during the National College Baseball Hall of Fame’s Night of Champions on June 28 in Lubbock, Texas.
The Big 12 has claimed the Brooks Wallace Award on one occasion - Alex Gordon, Nebraska, 2005.