Brian Sand
Brian  Sand


Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
Oak Hills

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 216




Career Stats
2011 Game-by-Game Stats
2010 Game-by-Game Stats
2009 Game-by-Game Stats
2008 Game-by-Game Stats

2011 Season (Senior):

  • Made 15 appearances out of bullpen in 2011.
  • Led all UC relievers with 2.81 ERA and added two saves.
  • Struck out 13 batters in 16 innings pitched.
  • Produced team-best 4-0 record.
  • Held opponents to .230 batting average.
  • Improved record to 4-0 with a win against Xavier (4/12).
  • Did not allow a run in 11 of 15 appearances.

2010 Summer: Pitched for Cincinnati Steam of the Great Lakes League ... went 2-1 with a 5.83 ERA and 25 strikeouts in 29 1/3 innings.

2010 Season (Junior): Made 21 appearances on the mound, including one start ... named to the Big 10/BIG EAST Challenge All-Tournament team presented by Collegebaseball360.com ... posted a 3.86 ERA and struck out 29 while relinquishing seven walks, three of which were intentional ... went at least 2.0 innings in 11 of his 21 appearances ... picked up his first win of the season against Ohio State (2/28) after holding the Buckeyes hitless for 5.0 innings in a 12-4 triumph ... went 13.1 innings without giving up an earned run from April 9 to April 28.

2009 Summer: Helped the Cincinnati Steam win a second straight Great Lakes Summer League Championship ... made seven appearances, including five starts ... registered a 3.93 ERA and owned a 3-0 record ... threw two complete games and pitched 34.1 innings for the season ... did not give up a home run in 133 at-bats.

2009 Season (Sophomore): Made 22 appearances, including four starts ... struck out 22 and walked 11 in 37.0 innings ... pitched at least 3.0 innings six times ... struck out a season-high four batters at Ohio (5/5) ... gave up one hit or less in 10 of 22 appearances.

Summer 2008: Played for the Cincinnati Steam of the Great Lakes League ... named a GLSCL all-star ... ranked 10th in the GLSCL with a 2.40 ERA ... finished with a 4-0 record in seven starts and struck out 31 batters, while walking just nine in 30.0 innings of work.

2008 Season (Redshirt Freshman): Made 18 appearances out of the bullpen in first season of collegiate competition ... made collegiate debut with a shutout inning vs. Bowling Green (3/12) ... earned first career win with 3.2 innings of work against Toledo (3/25) ... pitched three shutout innings, allowing just one hit at Wright State (4/9) ... struck out two hitters in two of last three appearances of season.

Summer 2007: Played for JB Yeager of the American Legion League.

2007 Season (Freshman): Redshirted as a true freshman.

High School: Awarded two varsity letters at Oak Hills High ... named team's most improved player as a senior ... held a 3-1 career record with a 4.20 ERA ... struck out 24 in 29 innings of work ... graduated in top five percent of high school class.

Personal: Born Aug. 30, 1988 ... son of Don and Rebecca Sand ... chosen for the Lindner Honors PLUS business program at UC.

Academic Major: Accounting. Honors: Topcat Scholar (2007), Bearcat Scholar (2007).