Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Tyler Crawford
Tyler Crawford


Glendale, Ariz.

High School:
Sunrise Mountain HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180





Stanford Powers Past Wildcats, Wins Series

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.


Cats Resume Pac-12 Play, Head to the Farm

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.


Cats, Devils Meet in Top 25 Showdown

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.


Crawford Goes the Distance, Cats Win Series

Tyler Crawford tossed Arizona's first complete game of the season and a balanced offense led the Wildcats to a pair of big innings in a 7-3, series-clinching victory over Washington State.


Baseball Takes Winning Streak on the Road

Winners of six-straight games, the Arizona Wildcats (21-11, 6-6 Pac-12) travel to Pullman, Wash., for a three-game series against Washington State (17-13, 4-5 Pac-12) this weekend.

Arizona 2012
Arizona's top left-handed arm in the bullpen and spot starter ... Appeared in 15 games, including two starts ... Finished season with a 1-1 record, two saves and a 3.05 earned run average, which ranked second-lowest on the club ... Struck out 15, walked 18 and allowed 14 runs - 13 earned - in 38.1 innings on the season ... One of two releivers to pitch in the postseason for Wildcats. Made three appearances over those 10 games with four strikeouts, no walks and just one run allowed over 4.1 innings (2.08 ERA) ... Gave up a run on two hits with a strikeout in 1.2 innings against Florida State at College World Series that pushed UA into championship series (6/21) ... Pitched 1.2 scoreless innings of relief in a tie ball game against Florida State in opening game of College World Series (6/15), a game Wildcats won in 12 innings ... Tossed on scoreless inning with two strikeouts and one hit allowed against Louisville at Tucson Regional (6/2) ... Allowed two runs on four hits with a walk and a strikeout in extended 3.1 innings of relief against Arizona State (5/26) ... Pitched 1.2 innings and did not allow a run on one hit, one walk and a strikeout at USC (5/19) ... Earned a save following 4.0 innings of relief in which he allowed just two runs on five hits to go with three strikeouts in win at Arizona State (5/16) ... Picked up first career save with 4.0 shutout innings of relief with one hit allowed and one strikeout in 7-4 victory at California (5/13) to clinch series sweep ... Did not allow a run and gave up just two hits in 5.0 combined innings of relief over two appearances against Oregon (5/4-5). Earned first career win in second appearance of series, registering one strikeout over 4.1 innings pitched ... Made second career start and did not factor into decision at Arizona State (4/17). Pitched 4.2 innings with four runs - three earned - allowed on eight hits to go with career-best four strikeouts ... Earned first career start in mid-week tilt at Utah Valley (4/4). Suffered loss despite giving up just two runs on three hits in season-high 5.2 innings of work ... Gave up a run on four hits with three strikeouts in 3.2 innings of relief against New Mexico State (3/21). Retired only batter faced on previous day against Aggies (3/20) ... Allowed two runs on two hits in 0.1 innings of work against Eastern Michigan (3/11) ... Made first career appearance with just two hits allowed in 1.1 innings of work against North Dakota State (2/18).

High School
Earned four varsity letters at Sunrise Mountain High School under coach Eric Gardner ... Turned in a 10-2 record with a 0.91 ERA on the mound as a senior ... Tallied 72 strikeouts against 20 walks in 61.1 innings pitched ... Hit .392 with 35 RBI, six doubles and a home run ... Named a 4A-I All-State player by the Arizona Baseball Coaches Association ... Rawlings Preseason West Region All High School Senior 1st Team ... Honorable Mention Rawlings Senior Preseason All-America ... As a junior, posted a 6-3 record with one save and a 1.74 ERA ... Has 73 strikeouts against 22 walks in 57 innings pitched .... Hit .417 with two home runs ... Named first team All-Region and second team All-State as a junior ... Member of 2009 USA Baseball NTIS Blue Team ... Tossed a no hitter as a sophomore in 2009, finishing with a 2.29 ERA and 5-2 record in 42.2 innings ... Lettered as a freshman with a 1.40 ERA in 10 innings pitched.

Born in Phoenix, Ariz. ... Graduated from Sunrise Mountain High School in Glendale, Ariz., in 2011 ... Son of Bryce and Verena Crawford ... Has one younger sister, Brooke ...... Is enrolled in the Eller College of Management as a pre-business major ... A four-year honor roll student ... Uncle Menno Wickey was an outfielder at Arizona from 1992-95 ... Outside of baseball, enjoys watching movies, reading and hanging out with teammates ... Favorite professional sports teams include the Arizona Diamondbacks, Phoenix Coyotes and Phoenix Suns ... Rooms with teammates Riley Moore and David Real.