Left Handed Pitcher
Coral Reef HS
Was UM’s No. 2 starter for the almost the entire 2006 season … led the 2006 team with 78 strikeouts and went 8-4 with a 4.31 ERA in 104.1 innings on the mound … earned Miami’s first-ever ACC Tournament win against Wake Forest on May 25, 2006 … southpaw who should be a weekend starter … throws four pitches … hides the ball well in his delivery … made 13 appearances on the mound as a true freshman in the 2005 season, with two starts late in the regular season … earned his first collegiate win with three innings of scoreless relief against Maryland, earning him starts in the following two series against Jacksonville and Virginia … did not allow a run in his first four collegiate appearances … big lefty who is very deceptive on the mound and gives hitters a tough time making solid contact.
Went 8-4 with a 4.31 ERA and led the team with 78 strikeouts and 104.1 innings pitched … earned Miami’s first ACC Tournament win against Wake Forest on 5/25 … recorded Miami’s first complete-game one-hitter since J.D. Cockroft one-hit Florida Atlantic in the Coral Gables Regional on May 31, 2003, beating Indiana 7-2 on March 4 … named one of the Louisville Slugger’s Players of The Week by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper for his performance against the Hoosiers. Oxford Super Regional (6/12): Started game three and earned a no-decision after giving up five runs on three hits in 3.1 innings with three walks and two strikeouts. Lincoln Regional (6/3): Went 6.0 innings and gave up one earned run on five hits with five strikeouts and two walks to earn the win against Manhattan. ACC Tournament (5/25): Earned Miami’s first-ever ACC Tournament win against Wake Forest … went 7.0 innings, his longest outing since April 1 to beat the Demon Deacons, giving up one run on four hits with four strikeouts and a walk. at Georgia Tech (5/20): Started and went 3.1, giving up five hits, four runs, thee earned runs in the no-decision, walked one and struck out one batter. vs. Wake Forest (5/13): Was touched-up for six run on four hits in 1.2 innings and gave up four walks in the no-decision. vs. Wright State (5/7): Gave up three hits and no runs in 5.0 innings to pick up the win … struck out four and walked one. at N.C. State (4/30): Pitched 2.0 innings of relief and gave up two runs on two hits with two walks and two strikeouts. vs. Virginia (4/22): Was chased after 2.2 innings, giving up a season-high eight runs on seven hits with a walk and three strikeouts in the loss. at Florida State (4/15): Had his worst outing of the season, giving up four earned runs on four hits and five walks in 2.1 innings … was charged with the loss. vs. North Carolina (4/8): Earned a no-decision in Miami’s only win of the series … had his shortest outing of the season, going 2.2 innings and giving up four runs on four hits with three walks and a strikeout. vs. Clemson (4/1): Had the best outing of any Miami starter in the series … gave up five earned runs on six hits with four strikeouts and two walks in 7.0 innings in the loss. at Maryland (3/25): Pitched six-plus innings and gave up two earned runs on seven hits with one walk and six strikeouts … earned his third no-decision of the season. at Duke (3/18): Pitched 8.0 innings and threw a career-high 10 strikeouts with only one walk … gave up just three singles to earn his fifth win of the season. vs. Virginia Tech (3/11): Pitched 6.1 innings and gave up five hits and three earned runs in the win … walked a season-high five batters and struck out two. vs. Indiana (3/4): Fired a complete-game one-hitter against the Hoosiers, using just 97 pitches … recorded a career-high eight strikeouts, setting the record by fanning the last batter of the game … did not issue any walks … gave up a single in the first inning and one earned run. vs. Bethune-Cookman (2/25): Earned his second win of the season and gave up just one hit with five strikeouts and a season-high three walks and no runs allowed. vs. Florida (2/18): Posted career highs with seven strikeouts and 8.0 innings pitched, but was charged with the loss … only gave up one earned run in a 4-1 loss … gave up five hits and walked one … used less than 100 pitches to get through eight complete innings. at UCLA (2/11): Threw a career-high seven innings with three strikeouts and no walks … gave up eight hits and three runs, all off home runs, in the no-decision. vs. Winthrop (2/5): Started the first game of a doubleheader and went five innings, giving up seven hits and three earned runs with five strikouts and no walks in the no-decision … vs. FIU (1/29): Threw six solid scoreless innings as Miami’s Sunday starter, giving up five hits and striking out five with one walk for the win.
Appeared in 13 games, including two starts … 1-1 with a 3.68 ERA in 22.0 innings pitched … also recorded one save … had 23 strikeouts with 16 walks … Only four of the 21 hits he gave up during the season went for extra bases … held opponents to a .250 average at the plate. At Clemson (5/19): Pitched 1.1 innings of relief, striking out three batters while allowing one hit and a walk. at Virginia (5/15): Was touched up for three runs in only 2.0 innings of work in his second start of the season … gave up six hits, struck out and walked one with a wild pitch and one hit batter … charged with the loss. Vs. Jacksonville (5/15): Struggled in the first start of his career, going 3.2 innings and giving up three runs, two earned, with a strikeout … gave up a home run and a double … earned a no-decision. Vs. Maryland (4/30): Had his best outing of the season to earn his first career victory … relieved Brandon Camardese in the third inning and went on to pitch three innings of scoreless relief … gave up four hits, walked two batters and had one strikeout. Vs. Florida State (4/24): Relieved starter Ricky Orta in the fifth inning and gave up a grand slam … was charged with allowing three runs on two hits with three strikeouts, a walk and one hit batter. At North Carolina (4/15, 17): Made appearances in the series opener and series finale … had a season-high four strikeouts in three innings of relief to record his first career save in the series opener … pitched two-thirds of an inning and gave up one hit in the finale. At Virginia Tech (4/8): Pitched two-thirds of an inning and gave up three runs on one hit with two walks and two strikeouts. Vs. Oral Roberts (4/1): Threw one inning of relief and gave up one run on one hit with three walks and three strikeouts. Vs. Georgia Tech (3/25): Pitched two innings of no-hit relief with one strikeout … Struck out in his only collegiate at bat. At Florida (2/20): Walked three batters and threw two wild pitches in two-thirds innings of relief but did not allow any runs. Vs. South Florida (2/13): Pitched an inning of no-hit relief with one strikeout. Vs. High Point (2/6): Made his collegiate debut … Walked one batter and struck out another in the ninth inning of a 10-1 win.
Played for head coach Dave Bisceglia at Coral Reef High School … held numerous school records at Coral Reef … posted a school-record 10 wins during his junior and senior seasons … set school career strikeout record with 213 and record for complete games with 13. Senior (2004): managed a 4-4 record but posted an impressive 1.94 ERA while striking out 85 … pitched 65.1 innings … held opposing hitters to a .165 batting average … earned third-team All-Dade County honors … named a scholar athlete with a 5.1 grade point average. Junior (2003): Went 6-1 with a 1.92 ERA … earned two saves and held opposing hitters to a .176 batting average … set school record with 93 strikeouts … helped Coral Reef to its first winning season with a 16-13 record and district runner-up honors … named second-team All-Dade County … voted team MVP and best pitcher at Coral Reef. Sophomore (2002): recorded a 1-6 record and a 4.13 ERA with 35 strikeouts. Freshman (2001): Pitched one varsity inning … also pitched and played first base on the JV team. Other: Miguelez was considered one of the best left-handed pitching prospects in the state of Florida coming out of high school … helped lead the Florida Bombers to the 2004 Connie Mack World Series in Farmington, N.M.
Son of Manuel and Vilma Miguelez … has two siblings, Gabriel and Anabel … plans on majoring in psychology at UM … grandfather, Roberto Sanchez, won 10 consecutive national Judo championships in Cuba and was a member of the Cuban National Team, as well as his father … his aunt, Jany Miguelez, and uncle, John Miguelez, both graduated from medical school at Miami.
Miguelez’s Career Statistics
Year W-L ERA Sv G-GS CG SH IP H R ER BB SO HBP WP 2B 3B HR AB Avg PO A E Fld.2005 1-1 3.68 1 13-2 0 0 22.0 21 15 9 16 23 3 3 1 0 3 84 .250 2 2 0 1.000Total 1-1 3.68 1 13-2 0 0 22.0 21 15 9 16 23 3 3 1 0 3 84 .250 2 2 0 1.000