13 Matt Lees
|High School:||Mills Godwin|
|MATT LEES - CAREER STATISTICS|
|Year||ERA||W-L ||APP. ||GS ||CG ||SHO ||SV ||IP ||H ||R ||ER ||BB ||SO ||OPP AVG. ||WP ||HBP|
|5.36||4-2||32||0||0||0/2||2||48.2||53||33||29||17 ||35 ||.286 ||2||14|
- Possibly the most experienced reliever that has come through VCU
- Has been a sturdy option out of the Black and Gold bullpen since arriving in 2012
WHILE WITH THE RAMS
- Logged 24 relief appearances as the Rams main closer.
- Notched five saves on the season to move into fourth all-time in the VCU saves list with 18.
- Sits tied for fifth in appearances in school history with 86.
- In his first appeance of the season Lees went two innings to pickup the save against Old Dominon on Feb. 15.
- Made 30 appearances for the Rams in 2013, which led the team.
- Finished the season 2-6 with 11 saves, 51.2 innings pitched and 39.
- His 11 saves ties him for third on VCU's single-season saves list, one shy of the single-season record of 12 saves.
- Recorded his first save of the season on opening day, Feb. 15, against Boston College going three innings, not allowing a hit and fanning two.
- Recorded a season-high five strikeouts against the Citadel in 3.1 innings of work.
- Picked up his first win in 2013 when he tossed three innings, allowing four hits and striking out two against Rutgers on March 19.
- Had back-to-back saves on May 16 and 17 to shutdown cross-town rival Richmond. During the two appearances he went 1.2 innings, not allowing a hit.
- Made 32 appearances out of the bullpen while posting a 5.36 ERA
- Finished the season with a 4-2 record and two saves in 48.2 innings
- Tied for third in single season program history for appearances in a season (32)
- Threw a season-high 4.0 innings against Towson (3/11)
- Graduated from nearby Mills Godwin High School where he played baseball (four seasons), golf (four seasons) and basketball (two seasons)
- Helped his team capture three district championships
- Named to the all-district team all four seasons, including first team honors his junior and senior seasons
- Garnered second team all-state honors his senior season
- Son of Beverly and Wayne Lees
- Majoring in Business
- Born on Feb. 7, 1993