Joe Claver
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Joe Claver

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Downers Grove, Ill.

High School:
Downers Grove North

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 190

Position:
LHP

Birthdate:
10/09/1991

Experience:
1L

B/T:
L/L

03/11/2014

DeJong Blasts Two Home Runs To Power Redbirds To 11-3 Victory

Illinois State is now a season-best five games over .500.

03/07/2014

Redbirds Open RussMatt Central Florida Invitational With 13-4 Win Over LIU

Illinois State clubbed nine extra-base hits in the win.

08/07/2013

Summer Baseball Update #8: Summer Ball Nearly Complete

Many summer league's are currently in the playoffs.

04/13/2013

Aguilera Launches Two Home Runs, Redbirds Sweep Double Header

The Redbirds are now a season-best three games over .500

04/09/2013

Redbirds Host In-State Foes Northern Illinois, MacMurray

Both games begin at 6:00 p.m. and admission is free.

2013: Appeared in seven games for Illinois State, making one start ... went 2-2 ... struck out six batters in 10.2 innings of work ... limited opponents to a .189 batting average-against ... worked one perfect inning with one strikeout at Eastern Illinois (4/3) ... lasted 4.1 innings in his only start of the season against Morehead State (4/13).

2012:Redshirt

2011: Appeared in 12 games, making two starts... amassed a 1-0 record with a 3.26 ERA ... pitched 30.1 innings, striking out 20, while walking 15 ... earned his first career-win at Western Illinois, allowing three runs and striking out three (5/17) ... pitched a career-high 5.1 innings with two runs allowed and three strikeouts at Eastern Illinois (5/11) ... made his collegiate debut versus Milwaukee (2/26).

Downers Grove North High School:Played varsity baseball for three seasons ... as a senior, amassed a 7-1 record, pitching 48 innings with 90 strikeouts ... threw a no-hitter ... earned All-State, All-Area and All-West Suburban Conference honors ... also played varsity football, earning All-Area and All-Conference recognition as the team's quarterback.

Personal:Born 10-9-91 in Hinsdale, Ill. ... son of Dan and Diane Claver ... has one sister, Brittany ... major: Management