Current Roster

Jumpei Akanuma

Position: P
Height: 6' 0"   Weight: 190 lbs
College Experience: Lee University
Bats: L
Throws: R


Went 5-4 with a 5.02 ERA and one complete game shutout in 13 games (12 starts) as a senior at Lee University
Won the Western Major Baseball League (wmbl) Championship with the Medicine Hat Mavericks
Named a Second Team All-Star among starting pitchers after going 7-1 with a 3.13 ERA in 10 starts

Transferred to Lee University after pitching for three seasons at the College of the Desert
Went 1-4 with two saves and a 5.08 ERA in 15 games (13 starts) as a junior at Lee University
Went 2-1 with a 5.50 ERA in eight games (seven starts) with the Arroyo Seco Saints of the California Collegiate Summer Baseball League

Pitched at the College of the Desert from 2014-2016 before transferring to Lee University
Pitched for the Palm Springs Power of the Southern California Collegiate Summer Baseball League in 2016


# Name POS
16 Wilfredo Gimenez C


# Name POS
0 Josh Anthony IF
0 Gavin Blodgett IF
0 Steven Figueroa IF
0 Thomas Walraven IF
5 Andy DeJesus IF
17 Randy Santiesteban IF
18 Will Savage IF
34 Alex Crosby IF


# Name POS
0 Alex Boxwell OF
0 Edgar Corcino OF
4 John Price Jr. OF
21 Colin Willis OF


# Name POS
0 Jumpei Akanuma P
0 Felix Carvallo P
0 Christian DeLeon P
0 Matt Kostalos P
0 Trevor Lubking P
0 Chris Pennell P
0 Sean Watkins P
0 Duke von Schamann P
0 Jordan Cummings P
22 Lars Liguori P
25 Justin Sinibaldi P
54 Mario Samuel P

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One Stadium Plaza
Gary, IN 46402