Current Roster

Gavin Blodgett

Position: IF
Height: 5' 11"   Weight: 205 lbs
College Experience: Chapman University
Bats: R
Throws: R


Signed his first professional baseball contract with Gary on Nov. 26 following his senior season at Chapman University
Named First Team All-SCIAC and Second Team ABCA All-West Region
Slashed .373/.471/.586/1.057 with 44 runs, 63 hits, 11 doubles, two triples, seven home runs, 20 extra-base hits, 47 RBIs and nine stolen bases in 48 games at Chapman
Finished with a team-high 48 games played, 44 runs, 63 hits, 47 RBIs and a .471 on-base percentage
Posted .968 fielding percentage with 127 total putouts and 82 assists at third base

Named Second Team All-SCIAC and Third Team ABCA All-West Region as a junior at Chapman
Slashed .348/.426/.559/.985 with 46 runs, 56 hits, 16 doubles, six home runs, 22 extra-base hits, 34 RBIs and four stolen bases in 40 games
Finished with a team-high 46 runs

Four-year letterwinner and two-time First Team All-Freeway League in baseball at Sonora High School from 2011-14
First Team All-CIF as a sophomore at Sonoro in 2012
Third Team All-Orange County and Second Team All CIF-Division 4 as a senior at Sonora in 2014
Four-year starter at Chapman University from 2015-18
Two-Time ABCA All-West Region and three-time All-SCIAC selection at Chapman
Slashed .331/.381/.488/.869 with 28 runs, 42 hits, seven doubles, two triples, three home runs, 12 extra-base hits, 21 RBIs and four stolen bases in 35 games as a freshman at Chapman in 2015
Named First Team All-SCIAC as a sophomore at Chapman in 2016
Slashed .389/.444/.567/1.011 with 42 runs, 61 hits, 14 doubles, one triple, four home runs, 19 extra-base hits, 38 RBIs and six stolen bases in 42 games in 2016
Finished with a team-high 38 RBIs in 2016
Slashed .130/.231/.130/.361 with one run, three hits, three RBIs and one hit by pitch in 13 games with the Kitsap BlueJackets of the West Coast Summer Collegiate 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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