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Matt Gibbs
Matt Gibbs

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Columbus, Ohio

High School:
Upper Arlington

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 220

Position:
RHP

Birthdate:
02/14/1992

Bats/Throws:
R/R



04/11/2014

Purdue Wins Series Opener at Michigan St. in 11 Innings

Maniago hits first home run, contributes to two double plays & scores go-ahead run.

04/08/2014

Purdue Falls to No. 10 Louisville in 10 Innings

Downs bounces back from rough start with three clean innings; Gibbs works out of two jams.

04/05/2014

PSU Sweeps Twinbill to Take First Series vs. Boilers Since 2003

Gibbs & Eichmann team up for eight innings of one-hit relief.

03/29/2014

Illinois Scores Five Unanswered to Even Series with Purdue

Wood posts his fifth consecutive two-hit game at Illinois Field.

03/23/2014

Purdue Shut Out in Rubber Game Loss at Southern Illinois

Kyle Johnson & Sean McHugh finish spring break having hit safely in every game.

04/09/2014

Purdue Baseball Series vs PSU

Boilermakers host Penn State for the first home weekend of 2014

04/03/2014

Baseball Hosts IPFW

Baseball Hosts IPFW for the home opener at Alexander Field

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Athlete: Tim Tebow
Favorite Pro Stadium: Progressive Field
Current Teammate Most Likely to Become a Coach: Connor Podkul
Toughest Hitter for Him to Face Among Teammates: Sean McHugh
Current MLB Hitter He'd Like to Face: Jason Kipnis
Person He'd Like to Have Dinner With: Teddy Roosevelt
In His MP3 Player: Relient K
Last Concert He Attended: Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors
Favorite Author: Mark Titus
Film Favorites
Actor: Nathan Fillion, Actress: Hayden Panettiere, Director: Joss Whedon
Favorite Month: May
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Filet Mignon
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Fly Fishing
Another Sport He Enjoys Playing: Football
Favorite Purdue Building: Mackey Arena
Favorite Big City: Charleston, S.C.
Unique Travel Locale: Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Country He'd Most Like to Visit: Russia
Favorite Thing About Alexander Field: Having a locker room at the field
Most Memorable Moment at Purdue: Sweeping Indiana in 2011
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Karen Marais, Aeronautics & Astronautics
Furry Friend: Moose, Lab-Retriever Mix

2014 Season
Individual Game-by-Game Stats

2013 Season
Gibbs worked two-thirds of an inning in his lone appearance of the season, March 16 against Evansville in the finale of the spring break trip.

2012 Season
Redshirted after he did not see action.

2011 Season
Gibbs pitched in five games, all in relief... worked a scoreless ninth inning against Notre Dame in his collegiate debut... retired two of the four batters he faced, including First Team All-Big Ten selection Brandon Eckerle, in his Big Ten debut in the opener of the Michigan State series... worked two innings of relief at Belmont on the spring break trip... pitched an inning and a third of relief in the midweek win against Wabash in his first appearance at Lambert Field... also pitched in the finale of the Morehead State series.

High School
Three-year varsity letter-winner at Upper Arlington High School in Upper Arlington, Ohio ... also played three years of basketball, including varsity as a junior ... team MVP, First Team All-Ohio Capital Conference and Third Team All-District as a junior ... team captain and district scholar athlete helped lead Upper Arlington to the 2010 district championship title ... four-year honor roll student.

Personal
Full name is Matthew Glenn Gibbs ... born Feb. 14, 1992 in Columbus, Ohio ... son of Jeff and Carol Gibbs ... also has two younger brothers, Brendan and Christian ... his grandparents Glenn and Carmen Himes also attended Purdue ... majoring in aerospace engineering.

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