2019 Baseball Roster

Matt Moore

42 Matt Moore

  • Position
    LHP
  • Class
    Redshirt Sophomore
  • Height
    6-3
  • Weight
    220
  • Hometown
    Avon, Ind.
  • High School
    Avon
  • Bats/Throws
    L/L

Biography

2018 / AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN
· Individual Game-by-Game Statistics
• Pitched in 12 games, all in relief
• Closed out the game 2 win at Ohio State with a season-high three innings of hitless relief
• Retired two of the three batters he faced in the Big Ten Tournament championship game vs. Minnesota
• Made his collegiate debut as the first man out of the bullpen in the season-opening win
• Worked a scoreless inning of relief in Big Ten games vs. Penn State and Minnesota
• Recorded both of his outs via strikeouts in the finale of the Tulane series
• Won his lefty-lefty matchup vs. Indiana's No. 2 hitter in the 13-inning series finale
• Closed out the shutout win at Penn State as Purdue completed a series sweep

2017 / AS A FRESHMAN
· Redshirted due to injury

HIGH SCHOOL
· Moore was a four-year varsity letterwinner for coach Troy Drosche at Avon High School in suburban Indianapolis
· Also a three-year varsity letterwinner as a wide receiver in football
· Suffered a torn UCL in his pitching arm as a senior but was still able to contribute to the team as a designated hitter, helping AHS win a sectional title
· All-county and all-conference honoree as a junior after being an honorable mention pick for both awards as a sophomore
· Recorded 61 strikeouts in 46 innings as a junior
· Ranked as the No. 5 lefty in the state entering his senior season by Perfect Game Indiana
· Caught 18 touchdown passes in three seasons on varsity, including nine as a senior
· Finished his senior year with 62 receptions for 724 yards, helping AHS win sectional and regional titles
· Member of the athletic student council

PERSONAL
· Major: Building Construction Management
· Full name is Matthew David Moore
· Born in Indianapolis, Indiana
· Parents are David and Laura Moore
· Family also includes older sister Melissa
· His cousins Adam and Ben Hession are Purdue alumni

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Pro Team: Cincinnati Reds
Favorite Ball Player: Ken Griffey Jr.
Favorite Playoff Format: NCAA Basketball Tournament
Had the Biggest Impact on His Athletic Career: His Uncle Kenny Moore
Favorite Field He's Played at (Besides Alexander): Hawkins Field (Vanderbilt)
Favorite Pro Stadium: Great American Ball Park
Current MLB Hitter He'd Like to Face: Brandon Phillips
Would Like to Have Dinner With: Adele
In His MP3 Player: Beyonce, Adele
Last Concert He Attended: John Mayer
Last Book He Read: 10% Happier
Favorite Super-Hero: Spider-Man
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Sushi
Another Sport He Enjoys: Football
Island He'd Like to Visit: Bora Bora
Favorite Thing About Alexander Field: The Grass

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