2006 Big Ten Conference Baseball Tournament
|Champions||Michigan (7th title)|
|Winning coach||Rich Maloney (1st title)|
|MVP||Adam Abraham Michigan|
|2006 Big Ten Conference baseball standings|
|x – Division champion
‡ – Tournament champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 2006; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball
The 2006 Big Ten Conference Baseball Tournament was held at Ray Fisher Stadium on the campus of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan from May 15 through 19. The top six teams from the regular season participated in the double-elimination tournament, the twenty fifth annual tournament sponsored by the Big Ten Conference to determine the league champion. Michigan won their seventh tournament championship and earned the Big Ten Conference's automatic bid to the 2006 NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament.
Format and seeding
The 2006 tournament was a 6-team double-elimination tournament, with seeds determined by conference regular season winning percentage only. Illinois earned the fifth seed over Purdue by tiebreaker. As in the previous four years, the top two seeds received a single bye, with the four lower seeds playing opening round games. The top seed played the lowest seeded winner from the opening round, with the second seed playing the higher seed. Teams that lost in the opening round played an elimination game.
|First round||Second round||Third Round||Semi-Finals||Finals|
* - Indicates game required 12 innings.
The following players were named to the All-Tournament Team.
|P||Cory Luebke||Ohio State|
|3B||A. J. Scheidt||Michigan|
Most Outstanding Player
Adam Abraham was named Most Outstanding Player. Abraham was a pitcher for Michigan.
- 2012 Big Ten Baseball Record Book (PDF). Big Ten Conference. p. 101. Retrieved April 12, 2013.
- "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 2006". Boyd's World. Retrieved April 12, 2013.
- 2012 Big Ten Baseball Record Book (PDF). Big Ten Conference. Archived from the original (PDF) on July 22, 2013. Retrieved April 12, 2013.