Ohio State Jr. RHP Alex Wimmers becomes the first Big Ten pitcher ever to be name Pitcher of the Year in back-to-back seasons as the Cincinnati native received the 2010 honor announced today by the Big Ten.
Though the Moeller product missed three starts with a left hamstring injury, Wimmers still led the Big Ten with a 1.60 ERA and .218 opponents batting average against. Wimmers struck out 86 over 73 innings in going 9-0 in 10 starts.
Joining Wimmers in receiving 1st team All-Big Ten honors is Zach Hurley. Ryan Dew received 2nd team honors at DH, while Michael Stephens picked up a 3rd team selection.
More on the Big Ten honors and these four later.