11 - Evan McArthur
Evan McArthur
Born: 06/29/1984
Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Medford, Ore.
High School: North Medford HS
College: Eastern Arizona CC
Position: 3B
B/T: R/R
Experience: 2V

TITANS `06: Played in 64 of the Titans' 65 games, starting 60 games at third base to set a career high • Hit a career-high .303 and hit seven home runs, good for second on the team • Had a career-high 10-game hitting streak from Apr. 21 to May 10 when he went 17-for-42 (.405) in that span. He earned Big West's player of the Week on Mar. 27 and was named to the College Baseball Foundation's Honor Roll for a week that saw him go 8-for-17 (.471) with a pair of home runs while logging five RBI against Pepperdine and Long Beach State • Posted 17 multi-hit performances including a four-hit game against Long Beach State on Mar. 26 and a career-high five-hit game on Apr. 2 vs. Cal State Northridge. He went 5-for-5 with a home run, a triple and tied a career-high with four RBI • Made just five errors in 177 chances at the hot corner • Finished the season with a six-game hit streak, going 8-for-25 (.320) combined in the Super Regionals and the College World Series • Hit his first career postseason home run at the CWS, off North Carolina's Andrew Miller • Was named an All-Big West Conference Honorable Mention.

TITANS `05: Played in 29 games for the Titans in 2005, primarily coming off the bench as the team's best pinch-hitter • The third baseman got only seven starts, one of which was at third, with teammate Ronnie Prettyman getting the majority of the time • Started at first base twice and the designated hitter spot four times, hitting .250 (12-for-48) • Picked up a season-high two hits on two occasions, going 2-for-3 on Apr. 9 at Cal State Northridge and 2-for-3 on May 3 vs. San Diego State • Picked up a career-high four RBI on Apr. 9 at CSUN • Hit his first collegiate home run on Feb. 13 vs. Fresno State, a pinch-hit two-run blast in the 9-0 win • Posted two short three-game hitting streaks from Feb. 6 to Feb 13 and from Apr. 5 to Apr. 10.

TITANS `04: Was granted a medical redshirt season after undergoing shoulder surgery.

EASTERN ARIZONA COLLEGE: Played one year for Coach Jim Bagnall as a shortstop and closer • Earned many awards including all-conference, all-region, and Rawlings NJCAA Big Stick Award • Named National Junior College Association All-American • Led league and broke school record for batting average at .407 • Also led league in hits and finished second in triples.

NORTH MEDFORD HS: Earned three letters for Coach Brett Wolfe in Medford, Oregon • Hit .370 with four home runs as a senior and .322 with 13 doubles as a junior • Also compiled a 9-2 record with a 0.99 ERA and two saves as a senior pitcher • Held team captain position for both his junior and senior seasons • Earned all-conference and all-state honors • Awarded conference player of the year honors as a senior and elected to the State/Metro All-Star Series • Also lettered once in soccer.

PERSONAL: Born on June 29, 1984, in Harbor City, Calif. • Parents are Evan and Teresa McArthur • Full name is Evan Burns McArthur • Has three older sisters (Renee, Marianne and Shirlianne) • Lists his father as the greatest influence in his life • Majoring in business • Was briefly a bat boy for the Titans in 1994 • Enjoys playing cards in his spare time • Would like to see Miami, LSU, and Arizona State added to the Titans' schedule • Favorites include: Los Angeles Dodgers (team), Alex Rodriguez (player), Val Kilmer (actor), Jessica Alba (actress), Boondock Saints (movie) and pasta (food).