CU Baseball BIO
18 Taylor Elman
2013 (Freshman at Creighton)
  • Elman appeared in 13 games as a freshman, including two starts.
  • In his first 10 relief outings, Elman allowed just two runs (one ER) over 12.1 innings.
  • Taylor shined out of the bullpen for the Bluejays with two innings of scoreless ball in Creighton’s 6-3 win over Missouri State on May 18.
  • Surrendered his first run in relief on May 14 against Nebraska, giving up two runs (one earned) in 1.1 innings.
  • Tossed two scoreless frames against Kansas on April 16, helping the Bluejays earn a 12-4 win over the Jayhawks.
  • Tossed a scoreless inning of relief in the Bluejays’ 6-4 win on April 2.
  • Taylor earned his first start on March 10 against Milwaukee.  Elman allowed five runs on seven hits in 3.1 innings.
2009-12 (Creighton Prep School)
  • Taylor helped lead Creighton Prep to the Nebraska State Championship in 2012, posting a 10-1 record.  He closed the season with a 1.09 ERA, recording 75 strikeouts in 84 innings.  
  • Elman was equally a threat at the plate, hitting .440 with a .637 slugging
  • percentage, had 40 hits and drove in 41 runs in 2012.
  • Following the season, Taylor was named to the All-Nebraska Class A First Team.
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Creighton Prep HS
Experience: High School