Stanford erased a five-run, second-inning deficit and rallied with a five-run fourth to overtake Arizona en route to a 12-8 series-clinching victory on Sunday.
Brandon Dixon's solo home run in the ninth inning propelled 25th-ranked Arizona to a 10-9 victory over Stanford to even a three-game series on Saturday at Sunken Diamond.
Arizona loaded the bases in the ninth inning, but was unable to drive in the tying run as Stanford held on for a 4-3 series-opening victory at Sunken Diamond.
Arizona baseball, winners in nine of the last 10 games, takes on Stanford, winners in nine of its last 12, this weekend in Palo Alto. The Friday and Sunday games will air on Pac-12 Networks.
25th-ranked Arizona baseball hosts No. 18 Arizona State in a non-conference game tonight at Hi Corbett Field. The game will air live at 6 p.m. on Pac-12 Networks.
2013 Louisville Slugger Preseason All-American (2nd team)
2012 Tucson Regional Most Outstanding Player
2012 Pac-12 All-Conference Team
2012 Pac-12 Batting Champion
2012 Pac-12 All-Academic (2nd team)
Pac-12 Player of the Week (5/28/2012)
Pac-12 Player of the Week (5/14/2012)
2011 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American
Named to the Pac-12 All-Conference team as an outfielder as well as the Pac-12 All-Academic second team ... Crowned the Pac-12 batting champion with a .385 average during regular season ... Twice named the Pac-12 Player of the Week ... Played in all 65 games during season, starting 61 in left field and the other four in centerfield ... Including postseason, led all Pac-12 players in average (.370), on base percentage (.476), runs scored (72) and walks (43). Finished tied for first with seven triples and ranked second with 95 hits, and led UA club with 10 outfield assists ... Batted a team-best .419 with 44 runs, 29 RBI and 22 extra base hits over final 37 games ... Hit safely in 27 of final 29 games ... Hit .326 with 13 runs scored, 13 RBI and six extra base hits in 10 postseason games ... Collected a hit in each of first four games at College World Series ... Collected two hits and scored twice in Game 1 of Championship Series against South Carolina (6/24) ... Scored a run with a hit in 10-3 win over Florida State to advance to championship series (6/21) ... Tallied a hit and a run scored in 4-0 win over UCLA in second game at CWS ... Drove in game-winning run with one-out double in top of 12th inning in 4-3 victory over Florida State in Game 1 of CWS (6/15) ... Collected a hit and a run scored in each game of Tucson Super Regional against St. John's (6/8-9) ... Named Most Outstanding Player at Tucson Region. Racked up eight base hits, including two doubles, two triples and a home run in the three regional games against Missouri (6/1) and Louisville (6/2-3). Scored eight runs and drove in nine runs, including four on his first career grand slam in regional-clinching win against Louisville (6/3) ... Named Pac-12 Player of the Week after batting 6-for-13 with a double and three runs scored in final regular season series against Arizona State (5/25-27). Walk-off RBI single in bottom of ninth inning of finale handed UA an 8-7 win that secured a share of Pac-12 championship ... Collected a hit in each game and scored three runs in series at USC (5/18-20) ... Walked twice and scored a pair of runs in 10-2 non-conference win at Arizona State (5/16) ... Earned Pac-12 Player of the Week honors after batting 7-for-12 with four runs scored and a home run in three-game sweep at California (5/11-13) ... Collected six hits, three RBI and two runs scored in three-game series against Oregon (5/4-6). Belted first home run of season 12- victory in second game ... Racked up 11 hits, including six for extra bases, while scoring seven runs and adding seven RBI as starting centerfield in all three games of sweep against East Tennessee State (4/27-29) ... Picked up a hit in each game, scored two runs and drove in four runs in three games at Washington (4/20-22) ... Registered three hits and two runs scored in three-game series against UCLA (4/13-15) ... Tallied eight base hits and walked three times while scoring five runs in three games at Utah (4/5-7) ... Went 2-for-5 with a run scored at Utah Valley (4/4) ... Scored three runs and walked three times in three-game sweep of Stanford (3/30-4/1) ... Collected two hits and scored four runs in series victory at Oregon State (3/23-25) ... Picked up a hit and a run scored in two mid-week contests against New Mexico State (3/20-21) ... Registered three base hits, scored twice and drove in two runs in three game series against Washington State (3/16-17) ... Hitless but walked twice and scored a run in two games at Rice (3/13-14) ... Hit 5-for-12 with two runs and five RBI in series sweep of Eastern Washington (3/9-11) ... Had a hit in each game and scored three runs with an RBI in two games against UC Davis (3/6-7) ... Tallied a pair of three-hit games and scored five runs with two RBI in three-game sweep of Harvard (3/2-4) ... Went 3-for-13 with two runs scored and three RBI in series win against Auburn (2/24-25) ... Drew a career-high four walks and went 1-for-1 at plated with a run scored and an RBI in victory over Utah Valley (2/21) ... Collected six hits, three runs scored, three RBI and three walks in three games against Utah Valley (2/17-19). Opened season with perfect 4-for-4 night with two doubles, a triple, a run scored and an RBI in 3-1 victory.
Named to the 2011 Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-American team ... Started 46 games and played in 52 of team's 60 games as a true freshman ... Started 34 games in left field and 12 as the designated hitter ... Made three starts but did not collect a base hit at the College Station Regional (6/3-8). Scored two runs and had one RBI in the five games ... Collected a base hit and two runs scored in two starts against Washington in final regular season series (5/27-28) ... Hitless in three at bats against Stanford (5/20) ... Combined to hit 5-for-14 with five RBI and a run scored and a triple in three game series at Washington State (5/14-16) ... Scored a run in each of three games against Alcorn State series (5/6-8) ... Hit safely in all three games of USC series (4/29-5/1) and scored five runs, drove in four runs and collected a single and double ... Went 1-for-4 with a double, run scored and an RBI against Arizona State (4/26) ... Began season long seven-game hitting streak in second game of Oregon series (4/21-23). Went 4-for-11 with two RBI in series, including both runs in 2-1 victory in second game of series. Seventh-inning home run proved to be game-winner in that game ... Tallied a base hit and a run scored in only start of UCLA series (4/17) ... Went 2-for-4 with a double, a triple, a run scored and an RBI in second of three-game series against California (4/10) ... Went 3-for-4 with a run scored and a double against Arizona State (4/5) ... Tallied a pair of base hits in first two games of series against Oregon State (4/1-3) ... Combined to hit 3-for-6 with two runs and two RBI in two games against New Mexico (3/29-30) ... Collected one base hit in two starts in three-game series at Arizona State (3/25-26) ... Turned in stellar three games at the plate against San Francisco (3/19-21). Combined to hit 7-for-11 with three runs scored and four RBI to go with at least one extra base hit in each contest ... Collected four hits, a run scored and an RBI in three games against Northern Colorado (3/11-13) ... Scored five runs in two games at UNLV (3/8-9) and launched a three-run homer in second game of series ... Tallied two base hits - both doubles - and two runs scored in three games against Utah Valley (3/4-6) ... Scored two runs and added an RBI in two-game mid-week series against Rice (3/1-2) ... Picked up five hits, including three doubles, in three games at Long Beach State (2/25-27) ... Went 3-for-8 with four RBI and a run scored in two starts against North Dakota State series to open the season (2/19-18). Collected first career home run in second game of series (2/19) and first career double the next day.
Graduated from Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, Nev., in 2010 .. Earned four varsity letters for coach Chris Sheff ... Verbally committed to Arizona in September 2008 with two full years left in high school ... Won four state championships at school ... Finished with 209 career hits, third-most in state history ... As a senior, set state record with 78 runs batted in, while hitting .504 with 17 doubles, nine triples and 14 home runs ... Keyed remarkable comeback in 2010 state semifinal game with a pair of homers as team rallied from 22-10 deficit to win 24-22 ... Named ESPN Rise athlete of the week in May 2010 and later an All-American by the service ... Named a high school All-American by Collegiate Baseball ... Named second team All-American by Baseball America and MaxPreps ... As a junior, hit .518 with 17 doubles and 14 homers ... Scored 78 runs and drove in 67 runs ... Also starred as a wrestler, competing for his father, John Field, the school's wrestling coach ... Placed three times at the state meet and won the state championship at 171 pounds as a junior ... Named an honorable mention all-American wrestler as a senior ... Graduated with a 3.6 GPA.
Born in Las Vegas, Nev.... Son of John and Maureen Field ... Has one younger brother, Tommy, who is a freshman playing baseball at Illinois-Chicago ... Father was a safety on 1983 Southern Illinois football team that won Div. I-AA national title ... Father signed free agent contract with Tampa Bay Buccaneers and played one season with Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League ... Is enrolled in the College of Letters, Arts and Science with a major in Sports and Society ... Rooms with teammates Brandon Dixon, David Lopez and Stephen Manthei ... Outside of baseball, enjoys working out, watching movies and hanging out with friend ... Future career aspirations include staying involved with baseball as a coach or in the front office with a professional team.