|Bachman's Career Statistics|
Led the Big Green with 18 relief appearances, which was fourth in the Ivy League … did not allow a run in 15 of those 18 outings … second-lowest ERA (1.88) on the squad and in the Ivy League among pitchers with at least three innings … opposing hitters managed just a .208 average against him … retired the side in order in the sixth inning with a strikeout during a 13-1 win over St. Bonaventure … contributed an out to the 5-0 shutout win over 17th-ranked Miami … recorded the final out — literally — in the 10-9 series finale at The Citadel with the tying run on second by covering first on a grounder to second for his first career save … twirled a perfect sixth in a 9-1 victory over Southern Maine … longest outing came in second game of the twinbill at Penn, tossing two innings …struck out the only batter he faced on three pitches at Holy Cross … tossed scoreless innings on consecutive days versus Princeton and Cornell, helping preserve a 5-0 shutout against the latter … also provided a shutout frame in wins over Brown and Boston College … best outing came at home against Harvard, retiring all five batters he faced with two strikeouts to maintain a 6-1 lead through the seventh.
Lone left-hander on the pitching staff ... did not allow an earned run in six Ivy League innings ... both victories came in conference play ... struggled first two outings after returning from an injury, then provided a 2.40 ERA over his final 10 appearances out of the bullpen ... twirled two perfect innings at North Florida to get on track ... preserved a one-run lead in the fifth the next day by retiring both UNF batters he faced on two pitches ... set down all four hitters that came to bat against him in the series finale at USF ... escaped an inherited two-on, no-out situation in the series finale at Brown without a run scoring ... picked up the win in the 3-1 victory at Cornell by providing two shutout innings of relief ... stranded two more runners in a one-run game against Yale by setting down both batters he faced ... earned his other victory (another 3-1 triumph) in the final regular-season game against Harvard, striking out two in two frames, to clinch a tie for the Rolfe Division and forcing a one-game playoff at Yale.
Effective reliever posted a 3.14 ERA out of the bullpen ... collegiate debut was at 14th-ranked Texas A&M, tossing 2.1 innings of two-run ball ... escaped a first-and-third, no-out jam against Ball State and went on to hurl four innings while yielding just a single run in a 7-4 loss ... his scoreless seventh at Pepperdine helped the Big Green to rally from a three-run deficit before losing a 6-5 contest in the bottom of the ninth ... fanned two over three innings against 16th-ranked UC Santa Barbara in his only start of the year ... twirled 2.1 shutout stanzas against Columbia while striking out a season-high three batters in a 4-1 defeat ... surrendered just one unearned run over 2.1 innings in a 22-10 victory at Yale.
Lettered as a junior and senior at Rocky Mountain for coach Scott Bullock ... named Rocky Mountain Outstanding Male Athlete as a senior ... All-Front Range League that year while helping the team to a 21-5 record and the Colorado 5A State Championship ... also a Colorado Dugout Club All-State selection ... during junior campaign, team went 21-4 and won the conference crown ... played on the 2014 Connie Mack 18U state champion squad as well as the 2013 Legion A state champions ... four-year honor athlete ... National Honor Society and National Technical Honor Society ... football team’s Honor Athlete as a senior.
Full name is Marc Daniel Bachman ... son of Chris and Christine has one brother ... born Jan. 11, 1996 in Fort Collins, Colorado ... brother Scott was also a left-handed pitcher and played two seasons at Kansas State (2007-08) and two more at Mesa State College (2009-10) ... father wrestled at Nebraska-Kearney, and grandfather Merlin was on the football and track teams there in the early ’50s ... considering a career in the business field ... enjoys skiing, biking, basketball and fishing.