1994 Oklahoma Sooners baseball team

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1994 Oklahoma Sooners baseball
Oklahoma Sooners logo.svg
ConferenceBig 8 Conference
1994 record50-17 (21-9 Big 8)
Head coachLarry Cochell (4th year)
Home stadiumL. Dale Mitchell Baseball Park
Seasons
← 1993
1995 →
1994 Big Eight Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#12 Oklahoma State  ‍y 21 6   .778     49 17   .742
#1 Oklahoma  ‍‍‍y 21 9   .700     50 17   .746
#25 Kansas  ‍‍‍y 17 9   .654     40 18   .690
Iowa State  ‍‍‍ 15 14   .517     30 28   .517
Nebraska  ‍‍‍ 14 16   .467     32 28   .533
Missouri  ‍‍‍ 9 19   .321     32 26   .552
Kansas State  ‍‍‍ 3 27   .100     13 43   .232
† – Conference champion
‡ – Tournament champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 1994[1]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 1994 Oklahoma Sooners baseball team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1994 NCAA Division I baseball season. The Sooners played their home games at L. Dale Mitchell Baseball Park. The team was coached by Larry Cochell in his 4th season at Oklahoma.

The Sooners won the College World Series, defeating the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in the championship game.

Roster[edit]

1994 Oklahoma Sooners roster
 

Pitchers

 

Infielders

  • Chris Bradshaw
  • Jorge Diaz
  • Rick Gutierrez
  • Rich Hills
  • M.J. Mariani
  • Ryan Minor
  • Mark Soto
  • Duane Stelly

Catchers

  • Chris Briones
  • Javier Flores
 

Outfielders

  • Chip Glass
  • Dustin Hansen
  • Damon Minor
  • Mick Meunier
  • Aric Thomas
  • Darvin Traylor
  • Jerry Whittaker
  • Fabien Maigrat


 

Bat Boy: Sunny Golloway

Schedule[edit]

1994 Oklahoma Sooners Baseball Game Log
Regular Season
Post-Season

Awards and honors[edit]

Bucky Buckles
  • All-Big Eight First Team[2]
  • Big Eight All-Tournament Team[2]
Chip Glass
Rick Gutierrez
  • All-America First Team[2]
  • Big Eight Player of the Year[2]
  • All-Big Eight First Team[2]
  • Big Eight All-Tournament Team[2]
  • College World Series All-Tournament Team[2]
Rich Hills
  • All-America Second Team[2]
  • All-Big Eight First Team[2]
  • Big Eight All-Tournament Team[2]
Kevin Lovingier
  • All-Big Eight First Team[2]
M.J. Mariani
  • Big Eight All-Tournament Team[2]
Ryan Minor
  • Big Eight All-Tournament Team[2]
  • College World Series All-Tournament Team[2]
Mark Redman
  • Big Eight Newcomer of the Year[2]
  • All-Big Eight First Team[2]
  • College World Series All-Tournament Team[2]
Darvin Traylor
  • All-Big Eight First Team[2]
  • College World Series All-Tournament Team[2]

Sooners in the 1994 MLB Draft[edit]

The following members of the Oklahoma Sooners baseball program were drafted in the 1994 Major League Baseball Draft.[3]

Player Position Round Overall MLB Team
Jerry Whittaker OF 2nd 60th Chicago White Sox
Bucky Buckles RHP 7th 197th Texas Rangers
Kevin Lovingier LHP 25th 698th St. Louis Cardinals
Ricky Gutierrez 2B 28th 773rd Cleveland Indians
Chip Glass OF 37th 1025th Cleveland Indians
Rich Hills SS 48th 1320th Atlanta Braves

References[edit]

  1. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 1994". Boyd's World. Retrieved February 5, 2015.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u "2012 Media Guide" (PDF). SoonerSports.com. Retrieved 26 January 2013.
  3. ^ "MLB Amateur Draft Picks who came from "University of Oklahoma (Norman, OK)"". Baseball Reference. Retrieved 26 January 2013.