Florida vs Auburn Baseball on Thursday, May 17, 2012 in Auburn, AL.
2012 - SOPHOMORE YEAR
Was 1-0 with a 4.22 ERA in 15 relief appearances ... Threw 32 innings, striking out 15 ... Opponents hit .256 against him ... Allowed just three of 11 inherited runners to score ... Had a 4.63 ERA in nine SEC appearances ... Did not record a decision in 23 1/3 innings of SEC work ... Held right-handed hitters to a .224 average (17-for-76) while left-handed hitters hit .317 (13-for-41) against him ... Leadoff hitters were just 4-for-30 (.133) against him and teams were just 6-for-33 (.182) against him with two outs ... Had a 1.2 fly out to ground out ration (42:35) ... Threw a career-long 6 1/3 innings in the opener against No. 2 Florida (5/17), allowing a run on four hits and a walk, striking out three ... Florida led 5-0 when he entered ... Struck out two in a scoreless seventh against Presbyterian (5/8) ... Threw 2 1/3 scoreless innings at Georgia on Friday (5/4), striking out one ... Pitched in both of the losses at Vanderbilt (4/13-15), getting tagged for three runs in two combined innings of work ... Threw 3 1/3 innings of scoreless relief behind Jon Luke Jacobs at Samford (3/27), entering with Auburn down, 4-0, and leaving with the score 4-3 ... Allowed a hit and a walk ... Had not allowed an earned run in first 11 career appearances (14 innings) before being tagged for three runs in just 1/3 inning at No. 8 Arizona (2/25) ... Picked up his first career win vs. Alcorn State (2/22), entering with a man on in the fifth and only one out ... Threw 2 2/3 innings of shutout relief.
2011 - FRESHMAN YEAR
Finished with a 0.00 ERA in nine appearances, allowing seven unearned runs in 10 1/3 innings ... All seven of his unearned runs came in his first two outings ... Inherited 10 runners, allowing three to score (30 percent) ... Threw a scoreless eighth in the SEC Tournament loss to #1 South Carolina (5/25), striking out one of the three hitters he faced ... Tossed 1 2/3 innings of scoreless relief at South Alabama (5/17), inheriting two runners and holding both from scoring ... Threw 2 1/3 scoreless innings at Samford (5/10), striking out a career-high three ... Entered with a man on first and one out and Auburn down 8-4 and retired the first six hitters he faced, leaving with the game tied at 8-8 ... Got the final three outs in the 11-1 win over Texas Southern (4/27), striking out two ... Got the last two outs of the 8-0 loss to Samford (4/26), allowing one of his two inherited runners to score ... Allowed four unearned runs at #20 Troy (4/5), surrendering a fifth-inning grand slam ... Made his debut in the 13-2 loss to No. 13 Virginia, entering in the eighth with a man on and one out ... Did not allow the runner to score but was charged for three unearned runs in the ninth.
Played for Mark Clark at Bremen ... Compiled a 32-6 record in four years ... Was 11-1 with 134 strike outs in 83 innings in 2010 ... 2010 GHSA All-State and 2010 and 2009 Times Georgian Pitcher of the Year ... Bremen HS baseball MVP ... Also played for the East Cobb Titans (Jamie Crane) and East Cobb Yankees (James Beavers) ... Hit .450 with 10 home runs and also struck out 98 in 62 inning in 2009 ... 2008 Region 6A Champion ... 2008 Times Georgia Top Newcomer of the Year ... 2009 AABC Regional Champion with East Cobb.
James Michael Wade, Jr. ... Son of Michael Wade and Lauria Wilson ... Has two a brother, Zach Wade (16) ... Father attended Auburn ... Major: communications.