34 Scott Politz
34 Scott Politz
Height: 6-2
Weight: 205
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Austin, TX
High School: St. Andrews
Position: RHP
Major: Political Science
Bats/Throws: R/R
Residential College: Timothy Dwight
app 11
gs 11
w 6
l 3
sv 0
ip 83.1
era 3.46
k 56

2018: Named First Team All-Ivy...Earned Ivy League Pitcher of the Week on April 2...Led the Bulldogs with 88.0 innings pitched and started 12 games...Tossed the first nine innings and struck out nine in an extra-inning win over Penn as Yale clinched the Ivy League regular season title...Finished the season with 22 career wins at Yale.

2017: NCAA Corvallis Regional All-Tournament Team... Named 2017 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Div. I Northeast All-Region Second Team selection... Named First Team All-Ivy for second straight season... Named New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association Division I All-New England First Team... Finished third in NCAA with 11 wins in 13 starts... Led conference in wins (11) and strikeouts (75)... Pitched seven complete games... Led team with 92 innings pitched.

2016: Only Bulldog to earn first team All-Ivy honors, was Ivy Rookie of the Week on March 4… Served as the team’s ace, appeared in 13 games, making 11 starts in his rookie season… Led all Eli’s with six wins, an ERA of 3.64 (8th best in Ivy league) and 76.2 innings pitched, also averaged 5.63 strikeouts per game… Had a conference record of 4-1… Pitched seven innings and had seven strikeouts, only allowing three hits against Harvard on April 16… Had a season high eight strikeouts against Navy on March 12.

Before Yale: Four-year letterman in baseball at St. Andrew's Episcopal... First Team All-Conference and MVP during his sophomore season, after recording a .368 batting average and 62 strikeouts in 56.2 innings on the mound... Had 65 K's in 59 innings and a 1.67 ERA, with a .324 batting average in his junior season... Three-year letterman in football... Played safety, kick returner and receiver at various times... Had 33 receptions for 545 yards and four TDs in his sophomore season... All-Conference First Team as a sophomore, junior and senior in baseball... Best Technician in Technical Theater at St. Andrew's... Graduated with Artist Distinction and Scholar Distinction.

Personal: Robert Scott Politz is the son of John and Suzy Politz... Both parents attended and graduated from Louisiana State University... Seven former baseball teammates are playing at Division I schools (Texas A&M, Wake Forest, TCU and Baylor)... Hobbies and interests include scuba diving (certified search and rescue and advanced diver), water skiing, surfing and piano... Served as a water sports instructor and boat driver for Ride Lake Austin... Intern at Eagle Mineral Company... Manager at Sprout School Supply Company.

Recent Games
Apr 24 at Sacred Heart L, 13-10
Apr 27 at Dartmouth L, 7-5
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 7-4
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 4-0
May 11 Princeton W, 5-4
May 11 Princeton W, 10-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 11 7
Plate appearances 0 0
At Bats 0 0
Runs 0 0
Hits 0 0
Doubles - -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 0 0
Total bases 0 0
Walks - -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts - -
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average - -
On Base Percentage - -
Slugging Percentage - -
Appearances 11 7
Games started 11 7
Wins 6 3
Losses 3 2
Saves 0 0
Complete Games 2 1
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 83.1 53.2
Hits 91 66
Runs 35 24
Earned Runs 32 23
Walks 18 12
Strikeouts 56 36
Strikeouts per Game 6.05 6.04
Doubles Allowed 13 11
Triples Allowed 1 1
Home Runs Allows 7 4
At Bats Against 314 206
Batting Average Against .290 .320
Earned Run Average 3.46 3.86
Wild pitches 7 3
Hit Batters 4 1
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed 2 2
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 6 3
Total Chances 32 16
Put Outs 6 4
Assists 24 12
Errors 2 0
Fielding Percentage .938 1.000
Double Plays 2 2
Stolen Bases Allowed 3 3
Runners Caught Stealing 1 1
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .250 .250
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 22 at New Mexico St. L, 19-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. L, 14-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. W, 4-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 24 at New Mexico St. L, 13-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at New Orleans W, 4-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans W, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at New Orleans   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Florida L, 6-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 9 at Florida L, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 at Florida L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at UCF L, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 at UCF L, 8-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 at Stetson W, 13-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 16 at Stetson L, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at Stetson W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 Quinnipiac W, 11-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 at Brown W, 15-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 24 at Brown L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Brown W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Hartford L, 11-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Cornell L, 3-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 30 Cornell W, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 Cornell   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Cornell W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Fairfield L, 10-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 10-8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Harvard W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Sacred Heart L, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 8-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Columbia L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Quinnipiac L, 12-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Penn W, 6-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 9-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 at Sacred Heart L, 13-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Dartmouth L, 7-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 Princeton W, 5-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 11 Princeton W, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 Princeton   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 22 at New Mexico St. L, 19-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. L, 14-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. W, 4-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Feb 24 at New Mexico St. L, 13-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at New Orleans W, 4-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 2 at New Orleans L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans W, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at New Orleans   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Florida L, 6-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 9 at Florida L, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 at Florida L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at UCF L, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 at UCF L, 8-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 at Stetson W, 13-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 16 at Stetson L, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at Stetson W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 Quinnipiac W, 11-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 at Brown W, 15-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 24 at Brown L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Brown W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Hartford L, 11-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Cornell L, 3-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 30 Cornell W, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 Cornell   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Cornell W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Fairfield L, 10-9 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 10-8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Harvard W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Sacred Heart L, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 8-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 13 Columbia L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Columbia L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Quinnipiac L, 12-8 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Penn W, 6-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 21 at Penn W, 9-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 at Sacred Heart L, 13-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Dartmouth L, 7-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 Princeton W, 5-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 11 Princeton W, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 Princeton   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 22 at New Mexico St. L, 19-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. L, 14-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. W, 4-2 1 1 0 0 7.2 6 2 0 0.00 0 2 -
Feb 24 at New Mexico St. L, 13-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at New Orleans W, 4-1 1 1 0 0 9.0 1 1 1 1.00 4 5 1
Mar 2 at New Orleans L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans W, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at New Orleans   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Florida L, 6-5 1 0 1 0 6.0 11 5 5 7.50 1 2 1
Mar 9 at Florida L, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 at Florida L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at UCF L, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 at UCF L, 8-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 at Stetson W, 13-3 1 1 0 0 7.0 7 3 3 3.86 1 11 1
Mar 16 at Stetson L, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at Stetson W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 Quinnipiac W, 11-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 at Brown W, 15-3 1 1 0 0 7.0 7 3 3 3.86 1 7 2
Mar 24 at Brown L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Brown W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Hartford L, 11-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Cornell L, 3-0 1 0 1 0 8.0 7 3 3 3.38 1 7 -
Mar 30 Cornell W, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 Cornell   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Cornell W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Fairfield L, 10-9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 10-8 1 0 0 0 8.0 5 1 1 1.13 2 9 -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Harvard W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Sacred Heart L, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 8-2 1 0 0 0 8.0 9 2 2 2.25 1 5 -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Columbia L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Quinnipiac L, 12-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Penn W, 6-5 1 1 0 0 9.0 14 5 5 5.00 4 1 -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 9-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 at Sacred Heart L, 13-10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Dartmouth L, 7-5 1 0 1 0 6.1 13 6 5 7.11 1 4 2
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 Princeton W, 5-4 1 1 0 0 7.1 11 4 4 4.91 2 3 -
May 11 Princeton W, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 Princeton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 22 at New Mexico St. L, 19-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. L, 14-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. W, 4-2 5 1 3 1 .800 - - - - - -
Feb 24 at New Mexico St. L, 13-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at New Orleans W, 4-1 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans W, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at New Orleans   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Florida L, 6-5 5 0 4 1 .800 - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Florida L, 15-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 at Florida L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at UCF L, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 at UCF L, 8-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 at Stetson W, 13-3 3 0 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 16 at Stetson L, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at Stetson W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 Quinnipiac W, 11-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 at Brown W, 15-3 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Brown L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Brown W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Hartford L, 11-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 Cornell L, 3-0 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 30 Cornell W, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 Cornell   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Cornell W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Fairfield L, 10-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 10-8 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 at Harvard W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Sacred Heart L, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 8-2 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 Columbia L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Quinnipiac L, 12-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Penn W, 6-5 5 1 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 9-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 at Sacred Heart L, 13-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Dartmouth L, 7-5 4 2 2 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 Princeton W, 5-4 2 1 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
May 11 Princeton W, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 12 Princeton   - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2015-16 13 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2016-17 13 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2017-18 12 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
2018-19 11 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Total 49 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2015-16 13 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2016-17 13 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2017-18 12 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
2018-19 11 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Total 49 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2015-16 13 11 6 3 0 5 76.2 70 37 31 14 48 5.63 5 3.64
2016-17 13 13 11 2 0 7 92.0 86 35 33 21 75 7.34 7 3.23
2017-18 12 12 5 4 0 1 88.0 98 37 30 23 64 6.55 5 3.07
2018-19 11 11 6 3 0 2 83.1 91 35 32 18 56 6.05 7 3.46
Total 49 47 28 12 0 15 340.0 345 144 126 76 243 6.43 24 3.34
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2015-16 13 20 5 12 3 .850 2 1 2 .667 - -
2016-17 13 26 6 20 0 1.000 2 4 1 .200 - -
2017-18 12 25 11 13 1 .960 2 10 4 .286 - -
2018-19 11 32 6 24 2 .938 2 3 1 .250 - -
Total 49 103 28 69 6 .942 8 18 8 .308 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 11 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Conference 7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Away 8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Losses 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
February 1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
March 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
April 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
May 1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 11 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Away 8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Losses 5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
February 1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
March 5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
April 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 11 11 6 3 0 2 83.1 91 35 32 18 56 6.05 7 3.46
Conference 7 7 3 2 0 1 53.2 66 24 23 12 36 6.04 4 3.86
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 3 3 1 1 0 - 23.1 27 9 9 4 15 5.79 - 3.47
Away 8 8 5 2 0 2 60.0 64 26 23 14 41 6.15 7 3.45
Neutral - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Wins 6 6 6 0 0 2 47.0 46 18 16 12 29 5.55 4 3.06
Losses 5 5 0 3 0 - 36.1 45 17 16 6 27 6.69 3 3.96
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February 1 1 1 0 0 - 7.2 6 2 0 0 2 2.35 - 0.00
March 5 5 3 2 0 1 37.0 33 15 15 8 32 7.78 5 3.65
April 4 4 1 1 0 1 31.1 41 14 13 8 19 5.46 2 3.73
May 1 1 1 0 0 - 7.1 11 4 4 2 3 3.68 - 4.91
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 11 32 6 24 2 .938 2 3 1 .250 - -
Conference 7 16 4 12 0 1.000 2 3 1 .250 - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 4 1 3 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Away 8 28 5 21 2 .929 2 1 1 .500 - -
Neutral - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 6 20 4 15 1 .950 1 1 - - - -
Losses 5 12 2 9 1 .917 1 2 1 .333 - -
-
February 1 5 1 3 1 .800 - - - - - -
March 5 14 1 12 1 .929 - 1 - - - -
April 4 11 3 8 0 1.000 2 1 1 .500 - -
May 1 2 1 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -