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A.J. Upton
A.J. Upton

Position:
Volunteer Assistant

Alma Mater:
Cincinnati '08



2008 Game-by-Game Stats
2007 Game-by-Game Stats
2006 Game-by-Game Stats
2005 Game-by-Game Stats

Career:

  • Tied for 13th in school history with six career saves and ranks 17th with 53 appearances.
  • Tied for sixth on UC's single season saves list with six in 2006.

    2008 Season (Redshirt Senior):

  • Elected first team captain in recent memory prior to season.
  • Appeared in six games out the bullpen, covering 3.1 innings.
  • Pitched one scoreless inning with season's only strikeout against Mount St. Joseph (5/6).

    2007 Season (Redshirt Junior):

  • Battled through injury to make 16 appearances out of the bullpen.
  • Tossed season-best two innings against Dartmouth (3/3), striking out two.

    2006 Season (Redshirt Sophomore):

  • Evolved into intergral part of UC bullpen, leading team with six saves in 22 appearances.
  • Ranked fourth in the BIG EAST in saves.
  • Earned first career save with four shutout innings at High Point (2/24). Also preserved upset win at Kentucky (3/1).
  • Picked up first career win with 4.1 shutout innings against Oakland (3/18). Struck out career-high four in the outing.
  • Had a 3.86 ERA, while opponents hit just .214 against him.
  • Also picked up relief win vs. Morehead State (5/3) and held a 2-2 record for the year.

    2005 Season (Redshirt Freshman):

  • Pitched in nine games out of the bullpen, covering 6.2 innings.
  • Twice struck out two hitters in an inning of work.

    2004 Season (Freshman):

  • Redshirted.

    High School: Helped St. Xavier High to a state championship as a senior ... earned second team all-league honors during senior year ... also lettered four times in basketball and once each in football and soccer ... wrapped up career with a 7-3 record as a senior ... served as team captain during senior campaign ... a second team all-league choice in basketball.

    Personal: Born May 14, 1985 ... son of Paul and Bev Upton ... full name is Andrew Joshua.

    Academic Major: Finance.

    Honors: BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team (2006), Topcat Scholar (2007), Bearcat Scholar (2006-07).


    Upton's Career Statistics

    YearERAW-LAppGSCGSVIPHRERBBSO
    20059.450-190006.2158755
    20063.862-22200639.23022171923
    20075.650-11600014.1111191710
    200827.000-060003.110111061
    Career6.052-45300664.06652434739