2013 Mid-American Conference Baseball Tournament
|2013 Mid-American Conference Baseball Tournament|
|Champions||Bowling Green (3rd title)|
|Winning coach||Danny Schmitz (3rd title)|
|MVP||Nick Bruns (Bowling Green)|
|2013 Mid-American Conference baseball standings|
|Kent State x||20||–||7||.741||36||–||23||.610|
|Bowling Green ‡y||13||–||14||.481||24||–||31||.436|
|Northern Illinois x||16||–||11||.593||22||–||34||.393|
|x – Division champion
‡ – Tournament champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 4, 2013; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball
The 2013 Mid-American Conference Baseball Tournament was held from May 22–25. The top eight regular season finishers of the league's twelve teams, regardless of division, met in the double-elimination tournament held at All Pro Freight Stadium in Avon, Ohio. Sixth seed Bowling Green won their third tournament championship to earn the conference's automatic bid to the 2013 NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament.
Seeding and format
The top eight finishers based on conference winning percentage, regardless of division, were seeded one through eight. Teams then played a two bracket, double-elimination tournament leading to a single elimination final.
|First round||Second round||Semifinals||Finals|
The following players were named to the All-Tournament Team.
|Jeremy Shay||Bowling Green|
|Ethan McKinney||Bowling Green|
|Mike Frank||Bowling Green|
|Nick Bruns||Bowling Green|
|T. J. Weir||Ball State|
|Scott Baker||Ball State|
|Sam Tidaback||Ball State|
|Derek Toadvine||Kent State|
Most Valuable Player
Nick Bruns was named Tournament Most Valuable Player. Bruns was a pitcher for Bowling Green, who recorded two wins and a save in the tournament.
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