Baker Named All-American by Baseball Weekly


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Baker leads the ACC with 23 home runs this season.

ARLINGTON, VA - Clemson sophomore Jeff Baker has been selected as a
second team All-American at third base by Baseball Weekly for the
2001 season. The All-American honor is the second for Baker this
season and the third for the Tigers this year. He was named a first
team Louisville Slugger NCAA Division I All-American by the staff at
Collegiate Baseball while teammate Steve Reba was named to the third
team.


Baker, a first team All-ACC selection this year, has had a
record-setting season from the plate after being named a first-team
Freshman All-American as a designated hitter last year. He leads the
ACC with 23 home runs this season and needs just one more to tie
Clemson's single-season record. He has 34 home runs through his
first two seasons, the most of any Tiger after two years. Baker, who
hails from Woodbridge, VA, has homered twice in a game five times
this season and seven times in his career, both new school standards.
He also ranks in the top seven in the ACC and leads the Tigers in
RBIs (73), slugging percentage (.758), on base percentage (.474) and
runs scored (65).


First Team

C - Kelly Hoppach, Baylor

1B - Dan Johnson, Nebraska

2B - Daniel Uggla, Memphis

SS - Chris Burke, Tennessee

3B - Jake Gautreau, Tulane

OF - John-Ford Griffin, Florida State

OF - Shelley Duncan, Arizona

OF - Brian Baron, UCLA

Utility - Jon Vanbenschoten, Kent State

Starting Pitcher - Mark Prior, Southern California

Starting Pitcher - Dewon Brazelton, Middle Tennessee State

Starting Pitcher - Aaron Heilman, Notre Dame

Relief Pitcher - Lee Gronkiewicz, South Carolina



Second Team

C - Casey Myers, Arizona State

1B - Aaron Clark, Alabama

2B - Michael Woods, Southern University

SS - Andy Cannizaro, Tulane

3B - Jeff Baker, Clemson

OF - Ryan Brunner, Northern Iowa

OF - Steve Stanley, Notre Dame

OF - Burney Hutchinson, Mississippi

Utility - Cory Sullivan, Wake Forest

Starting Pitcher - Kirk Saarloos, Cal State Fullerton

Starting Pitcher - Justin Pope, Central Florida

Starting Pitcher - Todd Pennington, Southeast Missouri State

Relief Pitcher - Casey Shumaker, Jacksonville



Media Info for CU-Miami Series


Radio Stations in South Carolina scheduled to carry the Clemson vs.
Miami series this weekend

WGOG-FM 96.3 Walhalla

WCSZ AM 1070 Greenville

WAGI FM 105.3 Gaffney

WIGL FM 102.9 Orangeburg

WWKT FM 99.3 Kingstree

WCRS FM 94.1 Greenwood



NCAA produced satellite feeds for the weekend series


Friday: 9:45 PM, C-Band on Telestar 5C, Transponder 24



Saturday: 1:15 PM (postgame from Friday), C-Band on Telestar 5C,
Transponder 24 9:45 PM C-Band on Telestar 5C, Transponder 24



Sunday: (Game if necessary) 5:45 PM on C-Band, Telestar 5C, Transponder 23



Note transponder on Friday and Saturday feeds is 24, on Sunday it is 23.


Live Television

The Sunshine Network in Florida will televised Saturday's game and
the if necessary game on Sunday live. This broadcast is available to
subscribers of the Sunshine network over Direct TV.


Satellite Coordinates for Sunshine Network broadcasts
Ku Band, GE2, Transponder K09

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