On Moorer: Power pitcher with a low-90's fastball and hard breaking ball ... has also enjoyed success with splitter ... shown the ability to mow through an opposing lineup ... can give the team good innings as a starter or in long relief ... gotten better at locating pitches, both early and late in the count ... looking to become a dominant pitcher at this level.
As a Sophomore (2006): Finished second on the team with a career-best 3.24 ERA in 41.2 innings ... posted a 3-0 record in 21 appearances, including five starts ...
As a Freshman (2005): Went 1-4 with an 8.54 ERA in 11 appearances, including six starts ... made his collegiate debut out of the bullpen at UNC-Wilmington, going 0.2 innings and yielding two unearned runs (Feb. 20) ... threw 2.0 shutout innings in relief of Ben Pfinsgraff against Towson (Feb. 26) ... made his first career start at NC State, but did not factor in the decision (Mar. 13) ... in the final game of the Virginia series, worked a career-high 4.1 innings and struck out his first career batter (Mar. 20) ... gave up just two hits and two runs in 5.0 innings, picking up his first career win against Coppin State (Apr. 19) ... made appearances in back-to-back games of the Miami series (Apr. 29-30) ... did not allow a base runner in one scoreless inning in the first of those games.
At Peabody Veterans Memorial: Selected in the 13th round of the 2004 Draft by the Chicago Cubs ... Boston Globe and Gatorade Player of the Year in Massachusetts in 2004 ... ABAL and Rawlings All-Region selections as a senior ... a Perfect Game top prospect in Massachusetts and a participant in the Harry Aggamis All-Star game ... was a Greater Boston League All-Star three times in baseball and once in golf ... posted a 9-1 mark with 117 K's in 65.0 innings his senior year.
Personal: Son of James and Susan Moorer ... has one brother, Matt ... lists favorite athlete as Roger Clemens ... chose Maryland over Notre Dame, Boston College and Lamar ... majoring in letters and sciences.
Moorer's Career Pitching Statistics
Year ERA W-L APP GS IP H R ER BB SO SV 2005 8.54 1-4 11 6 26.1 37 30 25 12 2006 3.24 3-0 21 5 41.2 47 21 15 15 27 0 Totals 5.29 4-4 32 9 68.0 84 51 40 27 33 0
Moorer's Career Game Highs
Innings Pitched: 6.0, vs. Delaware State (4/25/06)
Strikeouts: 6, vs. Delaware State (4/25/06)