The John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year Award is presented annually by the College Baseball Foundation to honor the nation's top combo pitcher-position player.
Olerud, who was inducted into the National College Baseball Hall of Fame in 2007, was a standout pitcher and first baseman at Washington State University from 1987 through 1989.
Junior pitcher and first baseman A.J. Reed won the 2014 John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year Award with a 12-2 record and 2.09 ERA on the mound and a .336 batting average, 23 home runs and 73 RBIs at the plate. Video »
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Marco Gonzales captured the Olerud Award with a stellar junior season as a first baseman and pitcher. He hit .311 with seven doubles and 26 RBIs at the plate, and on the mound went 7-3 with a 2.80 ERA and 96 strikeouts over 106 innings. Gonzales receives award » | Gonzales on award »
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Left-hander Danny Hultzen, who hails from Bethesda, Md., hit .320 with 40 hits and 35 RBIs, and he was a unanimous First-Team All-American. Baseball America'sMidseason Player of the Year posted a 12-3 record and 1.49 ERA over 16 starts with the Cavaliers. Hultzen receives award » | Hultzen on award »
Mike McGee, a junior from Port St. Lucie, Fla., turned in an outstanding season as both a Seminoles closer and outfielder. On the mound, McGee posted a 4-1 record with 13 saves and a 2.96 ERA. He also made 62 starts in left field, while hitting .328 with 17 home runs and 73 RBIs. Video »
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