=== UCLA's Bauer wins Golden Spikes Award ===
Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - UCLA junior pitcher Trevor Bauer has won
the Golden Spikes Award, presented to the top amateur baseball player in the
Virginia pitcher Danny Hultzen and Texas pitcher Taylor Jungmann were the
"Being mentioned with the past recipients of this award is an amazing honor
and privilege," Bauer said. "On a personal note, it's validation of all the
hard work, time, sweat and tears that have gone into getting me to this point
in my career. But I could never have accomplished this without the help of my
teammates, coaches, friends and parents who have been with me along the ride.
I can't thank them enough, and I don't really know how to express the
jubilation I'm experiencing right now."
Bauer, a right-hander, went 3-2 with a 1.25 ERA in 136 2/3 innings and led the
nation in strikeouts (203) and complete games (10) this season. He was the
third overall selection in the MLB First-Year Player Draft by the Arizona
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