Purdue Personal Preferences
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Mila Kunis, Director:
Fourth of July
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Favorite Thing About Alexander Field:
Indoor Hitting Cages
Enjoyed this Professor's Class:
Johnny Brown, Math
Dusty, dog & Beanie, cat
Mullen played in 19 games and started three times... started game two of the San Diego State series at second base in his return to his native Southern California... also started the first two games of the Illinois series at designated hitter... played in two games of five of the eight Big Ten series... delivered the go-ahead RBI with a two-out single in the 11th inning of the series-opening win at Michigan State... recorded an RBI with a sacrifice fly in game two at Illinois... singled and scored in game three of the SDSU series... drew a bases-loaded walk in the series finale at Indiana... walked as a pinch hitter against Tennessee and Ohio State. Individual Game-by-Game Stats
Mullen played in 11 games and started the middle game of the Evansville series at second base... recorded a pinch hit single in the finale of the Northwestern series for his first collegiate hit... scored a run as a pinch runner against Mississippi State... reached base safely twice via a walk and hit by pitch against Eastern Michigan... drew a walk in his collegiate debut, game two of the season against South Florida... played the second half of the midweek home game against Indiana State... also saw action in games against Samford, Cincinnati and Michigan State.
Mullen was a four-year letter-winner and two-year starting leadoff man for coach Matt Chess at Torrey Pines High School in San Diego... two-time All-State Diego County honorable mention as an upperclassman... twice named to the San Diego County High School Guide Players To Watch list... San Diego Padres Scout Team honoree... recorded a .972 fielding percentage and .406 on-base percentage as a senior... batted .274 with 15 RBI and a .941 fielding percentage as a junior... two-time Union Tribune all-academic team and four-time Torrey Pines scholar athlete... four-year honor roll student graduated with honors.
Full name is Michael James Mullen... born in San Diego... parents are Marty and Susan Mullen, both graduates of Big Ten universities (Marty, Iowa; Susan, Illinois)... family also includes younger brother Matthew... majoring in actuarial science within the department of mathematics.