18 - Tyler Kuresa
Tyler Kuresa
Height: 6-4
Weight: 215
Year: RS Junior
Hometown: Roseville, Calif.
High School: Oakmont HS
Previous College: Oregon
Position: INF
Major: Communication
gp 52
avg .287
hr 9
rbi 44
r 28
sb 4

UC Santa Barbara
2014 All-Big West Honorable Mention

2013
One of just two Gauchos to appear in all 60 of the team's games, Kuresa was the primary power threat for UCSB in the 2013 season ... Led the team in games played, at bats, hits, doubles, triples, home runs, RBIs, and slugging percentage ... Started the season on a seven game hitting streak ... Committed just eight errors on the year for a .986 fielding percentage ... Was part of 48 doubles plays turned, helping the team to a program record 94 twin killings ... Had a team-best 23 multi-hit games ... Was drafted in the 14th round by the Atlanta Braves, but returned to UCSB for his junior year.

2012
Redshirted for UCSB, played summer ball with the La Crosse Loggers, the eventual Northwoods League Champions.

University of Oregon
2011

Tyler played under George Horton in the PAC-10 Conference his freshman year with the Ducks ... Appeared in 33 games and made 24 starts at first base … Hit .191 (17-for-89) with nine RBI, nine runs scored, five doubles and one triple … Recorded five two-out RBIs and three multiple-RBI games … Went on a season-best, six-game hitting streak from Feb. 19-27 as the Ducks went 4-2 during that stretch … Season highlights included: recorded a RBI single in UO’s 4-0 shutout of Hawai’i (02/20) ... doubled and scored a run in Oregon’s 4-3 win at Hawai’i (02/21) ... hit 2-for-4 with a double in UO’s 5-0 win at Long Beach State (03/04) ... Produced a two-run single and scored a run in a 7-6, 12-inning loss at Long Beach State (03/05) ... Laced a bases-clearing, two-out triple to left center in 6-4 victory at San Diego (03/20) ... Had a two-run double in 14-3 win over Portland (04/19).

High School
A 2010 graduate of Oakmont High School in Roseville, Calif…played three years of both varsity baseball and soccer for the Vikings…on the diamond under head coach Dean Perkins, was named to the Sacramento Bee All-Metro First Team following his senior season after leading the Sierra Foothill League batting .447…was also named to the Max Peps California All-State Baseball Second Team…played in the Optimist All-Star Game…his senior year added 30 runs, 15 RBIs, 12 doubles, one triple and three home runs…entering his senior season, was the No. 29 recruit in the state of California (No. 133 in the nation) according to PerfectGame Crosschecker... during his junior year in 2009, was an all-Sierra Foothill League selection...batted .419, drove in 27 runs and hit four home runs... played for the Milwaukee Brewers Blue Area Code team during the 2009 Area Code Games from Aug. 5-10, in Long Beach, Calif., along with current teammate Stefan Sabol...also played for the San Francisco Giants at the 2009 Mariners Cup, a baseball tournament for selected high school players, from Aug.17-19, at Safeco Field…on the soccer field was an all-league sweeper for head coach Mark Broers.

Personal
Tyler Suki Kuresa was born on November 17, 1992 in Sacramento, California to his parents Suki and Marla ... He has four siblings, Natalie, Tyson, Trevor, and Nani ...  Majoring in Communication ... He plans on playing Major League Baseball ... His most memorable sports moment was being selected in the 2010 draft, when he was taken in the 11th round by the Minnesota Twins ... His favorite teams to root for are the Minnesota Twins and the New York Yankees ... Movie of choice would be Despicable Me and his favorite book to read is the biography of Babe Ruth ... His favorite musicians are Fiji, and Tim McGraw ... He enjoys playing tennis and soccer in his free time, and likes watching Derrek Lee and Albert Pujols ... His favorite TV show is Psych.

Recent Games
May 16 at San Francisco W, 10-4
May 17 at San Francisco W, 6-0
May 18 at San Francisco L, 8-4
May 22 at UC Davis W, 7-1
May 23 at UC Davis W, 6-5
May 24 at UC Davis W, 6-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 52 24
Plate appearances 232 103
At Bats 202 87
Runs 28 8
Hits 58 27
Doubles 13 7
Triples 1 1
Home Runs 9 1
Runs Batted In 44 12
Total bases 100 39
Walks 14 7
Hit by pitch 8 4
Strikeouts 18 7
Sacrifice Flies 4 3
Sacrifice Hits 4 2
Hit into double play 9 4
Stolen Bases 4 1
Caught Stealing 2 2
Batting Average .287 .310
On Base Percentage .351 .376
Slugging Percentage .495 .448
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game - -
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 543 282
Put Outs 501 259
Assists 37 21
Errors 5 2
Fielding Percentage .991 .993
Double Plays 42 21
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 18 CSU Bakersfield W, 5-1 4 1 1 - - 1 3 - - - -
Feb 21 at San Jose St. W, 3-2 4 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Feb 22 at San Jose St. L, 7-5 5 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - -
Feb 23 at San Jose St. W, 10-1 4 0 2 - - - 4 - - - -
Feb 25 at UCLA W, 6-4 4 1 1 - - 1 2 - - - -
Feb 28 Princeton W, 9-1 3 1 0 - - - 0 1 - 1 -
Mar 2 Princeton W, 18-10 6 1 2 1 - - 1 - - 1 -
Mar 2 Princeton W, 11-0 4 1 1 1 - - 1 - - - -
Mar 4 Waseda University (Japan) W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Mississippi State W, 8-3 5 1 1 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Mar 8 vs. Mississippi State W, 7-6 5 0 1 1 - - 2 - 1 - -
Mar 8 at Arizona L, 10-5 5 0 2 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 9 at Arizona W, 10-2 4 3 2 - - 2 6 1 - - -
Mar 11 Pepperdine W, 2-1 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 14 Wichita State W, 2-1 4 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - -
Mar 15 Wichita State L, 16-5 3 1 1 1 - - 0 - - - -
Mar 16 Wichita State W, 3-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 21 Wagner W, 8-4 4 3 3 - - 3 5 1 - - -
Mar 22 Wagner W, 13-3 3 1 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 22 Wagner W, 7-1 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 23 Wagner W, 9-2 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 25 at Fresno State W, 5-4 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Mar 28 Hawaii L, 3-1 4 0 1 1 - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 29 Hawaii W, 8-7 4 1 2 1 1 - 2 - 1 - -
Mar 30 Hawaii L, 12-4 4 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 4 at Cal Poly W, 8-6 4 1 2 - - 1 2 - - - -
Apr 5 at Cal Poly L, 8-7 5 1 4 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 6 at Cal Poly L, 1-0 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 11 Cal State Fullerton L, 11-9 5 1 1 - - - 1 1 - - -
Apr 12 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-2 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 13 Cal State Fullerton W, 2-1 4 1 2 1 - - 0 - - - -
Apr 14 BYU W, 9-5 5 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 17 at Long Beach State L, 3-2 4 0 2 1 - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 18 at Long Beach State L, 1-0 3 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - -
Apr 19 at Long Beach State W, 2-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 25 UC Riverside W, 6-2 2 1 0 - - - 1 1 - - -
Apr 26 UC Riverside W, 6-5 4 1 2 1 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 27 UC Riverside L, 7-3 4 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 29 UCLA T, 5-5 4 2 1 - - 1 3 1 1 - -
May 2 at UC Irvine L, 6-2 4 0 2 - - - 2 - - 1 -
May 3 at UC Irvine L, 3-2 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
May 4 at UC Irvine L, 8-0 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 6 at CSU Bakersfield W, 7-3 4 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
May 9 Cal State Northridge W, 4-3 1 1 0 - - - 0 2 - - 1
May 10 Cal State Northridge W, 6-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - 1
May 11 Cal State Northridge L, 4-1 4 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
May 13 at Pepperdine L, 12-5 4 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
May 16 at San Francisco W, 10-4 5 2 2 - - - 1 - 1 1 -
May 17 at San Francisco W, 6-0 4 2 2 - - - 1 - - - -
May 18 at San Francisco L, 8-4 5 0 1 - - - 1 - 2 - -
May 22 at UC Davis W, 7-1 4 0 2 - - - 0 - 1 - -
May 23 at UC Davis W, 6-5 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
May 24 at UC Davis W, 6-3 3 0 1 1 - - 1 1 - - -
Date Opponent Score w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 18 CSU Bakersfield W, 5-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 21 at San Jose St. W, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 22 at San Jose St. L, 7-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 23 at San Jose St. W, 10-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 25 at UCLA W, 6-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 28 Princeton W, 9-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 2 Princeton W, 18-10 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 2 Princeton W, 11-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 4 Waseda University (Japan) W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Mississippi State W, 8-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 vs. Mississippi State W, 7-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 at Arizona L, 10-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 9 at Arizona W, 10-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 11 Pepperdine W, 2-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 14 Wichita State W, 2-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 15 Wichita State L, 16-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 Wichita State W, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 21 Wagner W, 8-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 Wagner W, 13-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 Wagner W, 7-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 Wagner W, 9-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 at Fresno State W, 5-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 28 Hawaii L, 3-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 29 Hawaii W, 8-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 Hawaii L, 12-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 4 at Cal Poly W, 8-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 at Cal Poly L, 8-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 at Cal Poly L, 1-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 11 Cal State Fullerton L, 11-9 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 12 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 Cal State Fullerton W, 2-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 14 BYU W, 9-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 17 at Long Beach State L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 18 at Long Beach State L, 1-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 at Long Beach State W, 2-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 25 UC Riverside W, 6-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 UC Riverside W, 6-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 27 UC Riverside L, 7-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 29 UCLA T, 5-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 2 at UC Irvine L, 6-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 3 at UC Irvine L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 4 at UC Irvine L, 8-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 6 at CSU Bakersfield W, 7-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 9 Cal State Northridge W, 4-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 10 Cal State Northridge W, 6-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 11 Cal State Northridge L, 4-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 13 at Pepperdine L, 12-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 16 at San Francisco W, 10-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 17 at San Francisco W, 6-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 18 at San Francisco L, 8-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 22 at UC Davis W, 7-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 23 at UC Davis W, 6-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 24 at UC Davis W, 6-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 18 CSU Bakersfield W, 5-1 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 21 at San Jose St. W, 3-2 14 13 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Feb 22 at San Jose St. L, 7-5 10 9 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Feb 23 at San Jose St. W, 10-1 7 6 0 1 .857 2 - - - - -
Feb 25 at UCLA W, 6-4 9 8 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 28 Princeton W, 9-1 10 9 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 2 Princeton W, 18-10 12 12 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 2 Princeton W, 11-0 9 8 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 4 Waseda University (Japan) W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Mississippi State W, 8-3 8 8 0 0 1.000 3 - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Mississippi State W, 7-6 10 9 1 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 8 at Arizona L, 10-5 7 6 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Arizona W, 10-2 10 9 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 11 Pepperdine W, 2-1 8 8 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 14 Wichita State W, 2-1 12 11 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 15 Wichita State L, 16-5 10 8 1 1 .900 - - - - - -
Mar 16 Wichita State W, 3-2 13 11 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 21 Wagner W, 8-4 7 6 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 22 Wagner W, 13-3 9 9 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 22 Wagner W, 7-1 8 7 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 23 Wagner W, 9-2 10 10 0 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 25 at Fresno State W, 5-4 10 10 0 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 28 Hawaii L, 3-1 10 9 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 29 Hawaii W, 8-7 13 11 1 1 .923 - - - - - -
Mar 30 Hawaii L, 12-4 13 13 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 4 at Cal Poly W, 8-6 11 8 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 5 at Cal Poly L, 8-7 12 11 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 6 at Cal Poly L, 1-0 9 9 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 11 Cal State Fullerton L, 11-9 12 10 2 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 12 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-2 10 10 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 13 Cal State Fullerton W, 2-1 12 12 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 14 BYU W, 9-5 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Long Beach State L, 3-2 12 12 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 18 at Long Beach State L, 1-0 10 10 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 19 at Long Beach State W, 2-1 12 11 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 25 UC Riverside W, 6-2 12 9 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 26 UC Riverside W, 6-5 12 12 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 27 UC Riverside L, 7-3 11 9 2 0 1.000 3 - - - - -
Apr 29 UCLA T, 5-5 13 11 2 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
May 2 at UC Irvine L, 6-2 12 10 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 3 at UC Irvine L, 3-2 11 11 0 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
May 4 at UC Irvine L, 8-0 12 11 0 1 .917 1 - - - - -
May 6 at CSU Bakersfield W, 7-3 8 8 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 9 Cal State Northridge W, 4-3 9 9 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 10 Cal State Northridge W, 6-0 15 15 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
May 11 Cal State Northridge L, 4-1 16 16 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
May 13 at Pepperdine L, 12-5 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 16 at San Francisco W, 10-4 10 10 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 17 at San Francisco W, 6-0 14 14 0 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
May 18 at San Francisco L, 8-4 9 8 0 1 .889 2 - - - - -
May 22 at UC Davis W, 7-1 11 10 1 0 1.000 3 - - - - -
May 23 at UC Davis W, 6-5 12 9 3 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
May 24 at UC Davis W, 6-3 13 12 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2012-13 60 233 36 69 16 3 5 46 16 35 3 6 .296 .359 .455
2013-14 52 202 28 58 13 1 9 44 14 18 4 2 .287 .351 .495
Total 112 435 64 127 29 4 14 90 30 53 7 8 .292 .355 .474
  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
2012-13 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
2013-14 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2012-13 60 592 544 40 8 .986 48 - - - - -
2013-14 52 543 501 37 5 .991 42 - - - - -
Total 112 1135 1045 77 13 .989 90 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 52 202 28 58 13 1 9 44 14 18 4 2 .287 .351 .495
Conference 24 87 8 27 7 1 1 12 7 7 1 2 .310 .376 .448
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 26 95 17 25 8 1 5 19 9 6 2 2 .263 .345 .526
Away 24 97 10 31 4 - 4 23 5 9 2 - .320 .370 .485
Neutral 2 10 1 2 1 - - 2 - 3 - - .200 .200 .300

Wins 34 127 23 37 8 1 8 34 12 11 3 2 .291 .369 .559
Losses 17 71 3 20 5 - - 7 1 6 1 - .282 .301 .352

  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 52 543 501 37 5 .991 42 - - - - -
Conference 24 282 259 21 2 .993 21 - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -

Home 26 274 253 19 2 .993 17 - - - - -
Away 24 251 231 17 3 .988 20 - - - - -
Neutral 2 18 17 1 0 1.000 5 - - - - -

Wins 34 348 322 24 2 .994 26 - - - - -
Losses 17 182 168 11 3 .984 15 - - - - -

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