AT NOTRE DAME (2012-PRESENT): Three-year monogram winner ... pitched exclusively out of Irish bullpen during first three years … situational arm that has power fastball and slider … needs to work on staying in the strike zone more consistently.
JUNIOR SEASON (2014): Made 14 relief appearance out of the Irish bullpen during junior season … posted a 2-3 record and a 5.27 ERA … allowed 12 hits in 13.2 innings of work, limiting opponents to a .245 average … was affective against right-handed hitters, holding them to a .200 batting average (5-for-25) … fanned a season-high five batters in three innings of work against Appalachian State (March 11) … totaled two of team’s seven saves on year and was one of only two players to pick up a save during the season … threw 4.2 consecutive shutout innings from March 18 to April 1 … earned a monogram.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013): Saw action in eight games for the Irish in relief ... posted a 0-0 record and a 12.46 ERA ... surrendered only two hits in 4.1 innings pitched, limiting opposing batters to a cumulative .154 average ... limited right-handed hitters to an even .100 batting average clip (1-for-10) ... tossed a scoreless inning of relief, striking out two batters in season debut against Mercer (Feb. 17) ... added a second straight shutout frame the following week at Tulane (Feb. 23) ... worked 0.2 innings out of the bullpen against No. 10 Oklahoma (March 10), allowing one run in an Irish win over the Sooners ... retired both batters faced in first game of the final BIG EAST series of the season at Cincinnati (May 16) … earned a monogram.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012): Made 11 appearances out of the Irish bullpen ... went 0-0 with one save and a 3.18 ERA ... allowed six hits in 5.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .261 ... struck out three and walked two ... went 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA in two appearances (both in relief) in BIG EAST action ... allowed one hit in 0.1 inning of work as his opponents batted .500 ... did not allow an earned run in 10 of his 11 appearances ... did not issue a walk in nine of his 11 outings ... tossed a scoreless inning of relief, with a strikeout, to collect first career save in 1-0 victory over Kansas (March 16) ... tossed a scoreless inning of relief against Purdue (Feb. 19) ... added scoreless innings of relief against Michigan (March 11) and IPFW (March 21) ... did not allow a run over his last seven relief appearances … earned a monogram.
PREP & PERSONAL: Three-year letterwinner at Palos Verdes Peninsula H.S. in Rancho Palos Verdes, California ... first team all-league and South Bay Athletic Club All Star in 2011 ... invited to 2011 Area Code and Major League Baseball Scouting Bureau Invitational showcases ... nominated for 2011 Palos Verdes Peninsula High School Athlete of the Year ... member of the 2011 California Scholarship Federation and Science National Honor Society ... went 7-2 with a 2.13 ERA in 53.2 innings and struck out 55 batters in 2011 ... member of the California Scholarship Federation, Principal's Honor Roll, Boy's State Nominee and Science National Honor Society in 2010 ... went 5-7 with a 3.12 ERA in 67.1 innings pitched and struck out 68 batters in 2010 ... all-area team, first team all-league in 2009 ... member of the California Scholarship Federation and Principal's Honor Roll ... went 6-1 with a 1.44 ERA in 43.2 innings and struck out 50 batters in 2009 ... full name is Cristian delaRosa Torres ... son of Juan Torres and Dora de la Rosa ... has one sister, Alexandra ... enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters as a political science major.
**Career Stats Attached Above As PDF (As Of May 17, 2014)**