OU's Hager Named The Summit League Pitcher of the Week
The junior left-handed pitcher shut out first-place Omaha.
May 13, 2013
ROCHESTER, Mich. - Oakland's Jason Hager was named The Summit League Pitcher of the Week, announced by the league office on Monday. Hager, a left-handed pitcher from Swartz Creek, Mich., earns his first career pitcher of the week award.
Hager tossed his first complete-game shutout last Friday against first-place Omaha. He finished the game with five strikeouts and no walks, surrendering just four hits and one extra base hit. The southpaw ranks fifth in the league with 58 strikeouts.
The Golden Grizzlies will host Fort Wayne (5/14) and Western Illinois (5/16-18) to conclude the league regular season. OU is currently in third place at 10-12 in The Summit League.