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#0 Hunter Wood, C

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Position: C
Date of Birth: 03/24/1995
Height: 6' 0"   Weight: 215 lbs
College Experience: Western Kentucky University
Bats: S
Resides: Mt. Washington, Ky.

Biography:

Hunter Wood, a Mt. Washington, Ky. native, comes to the Otters after spending two years with the Birmingham-Bloomfield Beavers of the United Shore Professional Baseball League. In two years with the Beavers, Wood hit a combined six home runs, had 28 RBIs, and scored 26 runs in 60 games played. Wood was a USPBL All-Star in 2018 and was a member of championship teams in 2017 and 2018 with the Beavers. Wood played collegiately at Western Kentucky University where he was a 2017 Johnny Bench Award semifinalist, which recognizes the top catcher in NCAA-DI baseball. During his senior season at WKU, Wood led the team with a .313/.386/.523 slash line, batting .348 with runners on base, and ranked top ten in the nation with 21 runners caught stealing. Wood also became only the third switch-hitter in the country in 2017 to homer from each side of the plate in the same game May 6 at Marshall.

 

 

Career Statistics »

Year League Club GP AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB
2018 United Shore (IND) Birmingham-Bloomfield 35 .202 114 16 23 4 0 6 7 20 20 1
2017 United Shore (IND) Birmingham-Bloomfield 23 .181 72 9 13 0 0 0 18 16 31 1
2019 Evansville Otters Roster »
0 Hunter Wood C
27 Mike Rizzitello C
6 David Cronin IF
10 Taylor Hillson IF
21 Carlos Castro 1B
31 J.J. Gould IF
2 Taylor Lane OF
7 Ryan Long OF
43 Hunter Cullen OF
0 Brett Seeburger P
9 Randy Wynne P
19 Jake Davis P
20 Tanner Cable P
28 Garrett Harris P
46 Tyler Beardsley P
0 Nick Walker IF
0 Brandon Soat OF
0 Jason Broussard P

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