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Brent Todys

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Player profile

  • Year RS-Senior
  • Height 5-9
  • Weight 185
  • B/T R/R
  • Hometown Westerville, Ohio
  • High School Westerville North
  • Last School Andrew College

2021 (Redshirt-Senior) 

  • Appeared in 34 games with 33 starts as the team’s primary catcher and DH
  • Finished the year hitting .267 with 35 hits, 20 runs scored and a pair of home runs
  • Had a career-long 15-game hitting streak from April 9 to May 16
  • He hit .390 during the streak with five doubles, two home runs and 16 runs batted in
  • Had nine multi-hit games which was third-most on the team
  • Went 2-for-4 with a pair of doubles vs. Iowa in the home-opener on March 26
  • Had two hits and three RBI in the series opener at Michigan (April 9)
  • Collected a season-high three hits in the series final vs. Penn State (April 25) and the series opener vs. Michigan State (May 14)

2020 (Redshirt-Junior) 

  • Started 13 games, including 11 as a designated hitter and a pair behind the dish
  • Hit .256 (11-for-43) with a double, six runs scored, five RBI and a team-high 14 walks
  • Reached base at a .441 clip and tied for second on the team with three multi-hit contests
  • Ranked 23rd nationally with 1.08 walks per game
  • Went 2-for-5 with two runs scored at Lipscomb (2/28)
  • 2-for-4 with two walks, two RBI and two runs scored against Harvard (3/7)
  • Notched a double against Fairfield (3/8)
  • Went 3-for-5 at North Florida (3/11)

2019 (Redshirt-Sophomore)

  • Batted .256 (51-for-199) with 12 doubles, one triple, nine homers and 41 RBI in 57 games with 55 starts
  • Hit .270 (20-for-74) in B1G games with six homers and 20 RBI
  • 13 multi-hit games and nine multi-RBI contests
  • Made OSU debut on Opening Day and had one double and one run scored vs. Seton Hall (2/15)
  • Collected a 2-for-3 day at the plate with a double and one RBI vs. the Pirates (2/16)
  • Led the team with a .417 average (5-for-12) at Kleberg Bank Classic (2/22-24)
  • Hit first homer as a Buckeye at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (2/23)
  • Led the Buckeyes with a .444 average (4-for-9) with five walks and three RBI at Bethune-Cookman (3/1-4)
  • Hit the go-ahead home run on a two-run shot in the bottom of the seventh to help Ohio State defeat Northern Kentucky (3/19)
  • Had a multi-hit game with first career triple vs. Hawai’i (3/21)
  • 3-for-4 with two runs scored and four RBI including the game-tying, three-run homer in the top of the eighth in comeback win at Ohio (4/9)
  • Batted .273 (3-for-11) with two runs scored, one homer and four RBI in series vs. No. 24 Michigan (4/12-13)
  • Hit .267 (4-for-15) with thee runs scored, two homers and four RBI in series at Maryland (4/20-21)
  • Had a career day at the dish in game two of doubleheader at Maryland, going 4-for-6 with two homers, including the go-ahead homer in the 11th inning in the comeback win (4/20)
  • Led the team at the plate in series vs. Iowa with a .417 average (5-for-12) with three doubles and four RBI (4/26-28)
  • Led the Scarlet and Gray at the dish in series at Purdue with a .455 average (5-for-11), one double, three homers, six RBI and three walks
  • Hit a homer in each game vs. the Boilermakers (5/16-18)
  • Drove in a team-high four runs scored during team’s B1G Tournament title run in Omaha (5/22-26)
  • Had a three-run double in the loss vs. Minnesota (5/25)
  • Posted a multi-hit game and scored a crucial run on a close play at the plate in the B1G tournament title game vs. Nebraska (5/26)
  • Hit .273 (3-for-11) with a double and three walks at Nashville Regional (5/31-6/2)
  • Finished the year riding a four-game hit streak and seven-game reached base streak

Prior to Ohio State

  • Played one season with Andrew College and was named second team All-GCAA
  • Batted .353 with 39 runs scored, 20 doubles, two triples, six home runs and 46 RBI as a sophomore for the Tigers
  • Two-time first team all-conference at Westerville North High School for Coach Sean Ring
  • Hit .412 with one homer as a junior
  • Batted .398 with two home runs during senior year for Warriors

Personal

  • Son of Robert and Wendy
  • Has two siblings, Nolan and Shaun
  • Sport industry major
  • Would like to work in the front office of a MLB organization after graduation
  • Enjoys playing baseball and video games, hanging out with friends and watching baseball