| Biography - Scott Diamond / Baseball|
Junior Season (2007): Made 12 starts and had a team-best four complete games...went 5-3 with a 3.45 ERA...struck out 42 with just 16 walks in 62.2 innings...helped Bearcats win the America East regular season title and earn conference runnerup honors...in his final outing for Binghamton on May 26, Diamond earned a 13-4 win over Maine in an elimination game at the America East tournament...over summer went 6-2 with a 2.55 ERA for the Martinsville Mustangs in the wooden-bat Coastal Plain League...led the team in wins and strikeouts (72 Ks in 70.2 innings) and was named its Pitcher of the Year for the second straight year...signed free agent contract with Atlanta Braves in August and reported to the team's Class A affiliate in Rome, Ga. in March.
Sophomore Season (2006): Made a team-high 12 starts...led
the team with 75.1 innings pitched...posted a 5-6 record and
a 5.14 ERA...second in the America East in innings per appearance
(6.28)...pitched seven or more innings six times...led the conference
in runners picked off with nine...ranked seventh in the conference
in hits per nine innings (8.84)...placed eighth in the America
East in fewest walks per nine innings (2.51)...threw two shutouts...pitched
eight scoreless innings at Hartford May 5, giving up just two
hits...threw five scoreless innings in season-opening win over
Delaware State...named America East Pitcher of the Week twice.