Eddie Gamboa
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Merced, Calif.

High School:
Merced HS '03

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195

Position:
RHP

Major:
Communication

Bats: RIght
Throws: Right

2007: Made 18 appearances and one start... Went 4-1 with 3.25 ERA... Also recorded 2 saves and a complete game in 44.1 innings... Fanned 29 batters and allowed only 8 extra-base hits... Scattered 6 hits and 2 runs while fanning 7 in a complete-game victory against Washington State (5/27) in his only start... Threw a perfect 1.2 innings against UC Riverside (4/1) for his first save... Pitched 3.0 shutout innings against Portland (3/3)... Pitched a total of eight shutout relief stints.

2006: Did not play due to injury.

2005: Multi-tasked as a spot starter, long reliever and stopper... Led staff with 22 appearances, making four starts... Went 2-2 with team-best 4 saves and 3.39 ERA... Fanned 41 batters against just 15 walks in 61.0 innings... Yielded just one run in 6.0 innings for no decision in first collegiate start at Sacramento State (2/13)... Season ERA bottomed out to 1.23 after firing 4.0 scoreless innings vs. Utah Valley State (3/11)... Lasted 3.2 shutout innings for first career save vs. UC Santa Barbara (4/10)... Had three more saves during May.

2004: Redshirted.

MERCED HS '03: Won first-team All-Central California Conference honors in each of his last two years, plus second-team distinction as a sophomore... Voted league MVP as a senior... Team won CCC titles all three years and captured Sac-Joaquin Section banner in 2002... Finished with career record of 27-9... Batted .367 as a junior, .340 as a senior shortstop. ,P>PERSONAL: Born in Sacramento, Calif.... Majoring in Spanish... Parents are Ascencion & Oralia Gamboa... Non-sports hero is his mother, sports hero is his father and his uncle, Andy... Plans on career in real estate.