40 Joseph Michaud
40 Joseph Michaud
Height: 6-4
Weight: 185
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Milford, Conn.
High School: Foran
Position: RHP
Major: Marketing
Bats/Throws: R/R

As a junior: Emerged as one of the Bulldogs' four weekend starters during the 2012 season ... Went 8-4 with a 3.73 ERA in 13 starts ... Threw 70 innings, striking out 57 and walking 33 ... Tied teammate Pete Kelich for the league-lead in wins ... Went 6-2 with a 3.02 ERA in eight conference starts ... His first and last starts of the season were his two best of the season ... Earned his first win with seven shutout innings against Wright St. (Feb. 18) ... Struck out five and walked one ... Finished the season with his first complete-game shutout, blanking Wagner on three hits to help the Bulldogs secure their second NEC Regular Season championship in three years ... Put together back-to-back seven-strikeout performances against Mount St. Mary's (Mar. 18) and Maine (Mar. 24) ... Held the Black Bears to just one unearned run on three hits over seven innings ... Beat CCSU with six innings of two-run ball ... Tossed the first complete game of his career against Monmouth (May 5) ... Held the Hawks to just two runs on six hits and struck out seven.

As a sophomore: Appeared in just one game as a sophomore ... Gave up one run on four hits over three innings against Harvard on Apr. 19.

As a freshman: Made eight appearances including five starts as the No. 3 man in the rotation before an injury cut short his season … Posted a 4-2 record with a 5.22 ERA … Struck-out a season-high eight in wins over Monmouth  and Hartford … Didn’t allow a single walk and allowed just three hits in seven innings in a dominating performance against Hartford at home.

Before Bryant: A tall, athletic pitcher with a moving fastball and a strong breaking ball ... Was a key factor in J.A Foran's run to the Connecticut Class M Semifinals in 2008 ... Posted a 4-2 mark on the hill for Milford Legion in 2008, helping lead the team to a 17-12 overall record as a pitcher and infielder ... Earned three letters in baseball at Foran High School ... Named All-SCC Selection ... Participated in Connecticut Senior All Star Game.

Personal:
Born April 4, 1991 ... Son of Dave and Mary Michaud ... Has one brother, Eddie.

Career Highs

Innings pitched: 7.0, Hartford (4/2/10)
Batters faced: 27, Northeastern (3/20/10)
Strikeouts: 8, at Monmouth (3/27/10), Hartford (4/2/10)