13 - Rob Bertucci
Rob Bertucci
Height: 6-3
Weight: 200
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Belleville, Ill.
High School: St. Louis Univ. HS
Position: P
Major: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Bats/Throws: R/R

2014: One of the primary pitchers out of the bullpen for the Engineers … appeared in a career-high 19 games with two starts ... finished with a 1-2 record and five saves with an ERA of 5.34 ... struck out 22 in 30.1 innings on the mound … ranked 45th in the nation in appearances and 48th in saves … scoreless inning with a pair of strikeouts against Coast Guard (3/23) … picked up the victory against Emerson (4/5) with three innings of work, allowing one run … allowed just one run while striking out four in 3.2 innings of work at Amherst (4/9) … picked up his first save of the season at Babson (4/17), striking out the only batter he faced … another save against Wheaton (4/19) with a scoreless inning of work … saved the game against Wesleyan (4/29) with a perfect inning of work, striking out a pair … pitched an inning of scoreless relief at Wheaton (5/3) to help the Engineers to the NEWMAC title … recorded the save in the NCAA Tournament victory against St. Joseph’s (5/16) with a scoreless inning.

2013: Saw action in 12 games out of the bullpen for MIT ... one of the top relievers on the squad ... posted a 2-0 record with a 2.70 ERA ... did not allow a run in 10 of his 12 appearances … did not allow a run over his first 13 innings of the season covering seven appearances … struck out 16 vs. just four walks in 20 innings … picked up the win against Springfield (3/23) with an inning of perfect relief … struck out five in 2.0 innings against WPI (4/5) … went 2.2 innings against Babson (4/27), allowing just one hit to earn his second win of the season … allowed just one hit in 3.1 innings, his longest outing of the season, against Mitchell (5/10) in the ECAC Tournament.

2012: Played in six games as a sophomore ... started two games as a pitcher ... gave up just one hit in six innings of work striking out six in his first collegiate start against Worcester State (4/18) ... pitched five solid innings against Fisher College (4/25) allowing just three runs on three hits.

2011: Did not play.

Off The Diamond at MIT: Majoring in computer science and electrical engineering … internship with Fosta Tek Optics - Software Developer … research with the Marine Robotics team and the Edgerton Center … research on new baseball bat technologies in the Center for Sports Innovation … worked with the MIT Science of Baseball Program that teaches math and science to Boston and Cambridge public school students through baseball … Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association Scholarship … Alumni Relations Chair - Kappa Sigma.

High School: A 2010 graduate of St. Louis University High School … three-time letterwinner in baseball … threw a no-hitter in 2010 in Legion ball … National Merit Commended … AP Scholar with Honor … Illinois State Scholar … Prep News editor … National Latin Exam Gold Medal … published in Sisphyus literary magazine.