1999 Miami Hurricanes baseball
ConferenceIndependent
Ranking
CoachesNo. 1
CBNo. 1
1999 record50–13
Head coach
Assistant coaches
  • Turtle Thomas (12th year)
  • Lazaro Collazo (4th year)
  • Gino DiMare (3rd year)
Home stadiumMark Light Field
Seasons
← 1998
2000 →
1999 NCAA Division I baseball independents standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   PCT W   L   PCT
No. 1 Miami (FL)  ‍‍‍y   50 13   .794
Grand Canyon  ‍‍‍   36 17   .679
Texas–Pan American  ‍‍‍   30 22   .577
Belmont  ‍‍‍   28 24   .538
Cal State Northridge  ‍‍‍   28 24   .538
C. W. Post  ‍‍‍   15 28   .349
NYIT  ‍‍‍   15 32   .319
Pace  ‍‍‍   14 35   .286
Southern Utah  ‍‍‍   14 35   .286
Hawaii–Hilo  ‍‍‍   9 37   .196
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 1999[1]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 1999 Miami Hurricanes baseball team represented the University of Miami in the 1999 NCAA Division I baseball season. The team was coached by Jim Morris in his 6th season.

The Hurricanes won the College World Series, defeating the Florida State Seminoles in the championship game.

Roster

1999 Miami Hurricanes roster
 

Pitchers

  • Ryan Channell
  • Luke DeBold
  • Tom Farmer
  • David Gil
  • Greg Howell
  • Matt Kamalsky
  • Michael Neu
  • Eduardo Perez Puig
  • Alex Prendes
  • Troy Roberson
  • Darryl Roque
  • Alex Santos
  • Chris Sheffield
  • Darin Spassof
  • Vince Vazquez
  • Brian Walker
 

Infielders

  • Kevin Brown
  • Kris Clute
  • Joe Curro
  • Raul De Castro
  • Matt Dryer
  • Lale Esquivel
  • Bobby Hill
  • Javy Rodriguez

Catchers

 

Outfielders

  • Manny Crespo
  • Charlton Jimerson
  • Marcus Nettles
  • Mike Rodriguez
  • Brian Seever
  • Mark Walker

Schedule

1999 Miami Hurricanes Baseball Game Log
Regular Season (41–13)
Postseason (9–0)

Awards and honors

Manny Crespo
Lale Esquivel
Bobby Hill
Michael Neu
Mike Rodriguez

Hurricanes in the 1999 MLB Draft

The following members of the Miami baseball program were drafted in the 1999 Major League Baseball Draft.[4]

Player Position Round Overall MLB Team
Bobby Hill SS 2nd 66th Chicago White Sox
Russ Jacobson C 3rd 96th Philadelphia Phillies
Alex Santos RHP 4th 115th Tampa Bay Devil Rays
David Gil RHP 7th 216th Philadelphia Phillies
Michael Neu RHP 29th 878th Cincinnati Reds

References

  1. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 1999". Boyd's World. Retrieved May 13, 2015.
  2. ^ a b c d "College World Series Record Book" (PDF). NCAA.org. Retrieved 22 June 2012.
  3. ^ "2012 Miami Hurricanes Baseball Media Guide" (PDF). HurricaneSports.com. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 14 July 2012.
  4. ^ "MLB Amateur Draft Picks who came from "University of Miami"". Retrieved 14 July 2012.