Finnegan named Big 12 Pitcher of the Week


    Junior pitcher Brandon Finnegan was named Big 12 Pitcher of the Week, according to the Big 12’s website.

    The Fort Worth native struck out a career-high 13 batters and tossed seven shutout innings in Friday night’s 5-0 win over Jacksonville. He allowed only three walks and three hits in the shutout.

    Finnegan, a left-hander, was named Honorable Mention All-Big 12 at the end of the 2013 season. He led the team in strikeouts with 86.

    The No. 22 Frogs won this weekend’s series over the Dolphins 2-1.

    TCU will next face Northern Colorado on Tuesday night. First pitch is slated for 6:30 p.m. CT.