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2009 Baseball Roster


Nathan Hines

Class: r-SR-3L
Position: OF
Height: 5-10
Weight: 171 pounds
Previous School: Oakland HS
Hometown: Murfreesboro, Tenn.

2009 (Senior): Named ABCA Second Team South Central Region ... Sun Belt Player of the Week, Second Team All-SBC and All-Tournament ... Hit for the cycle against South Alabama (4/26) ... Ended the game 4 for 5 with four RBI and scored two runs ... Set career record for doubles (65) ...Ranks in the Top-10 in nine categories; games played (212), hits (286), runs (172), at bats (858), singles (179), triples (13), RBI (196), total bases (196), sacrifices (22) ... Drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the 50th round ... Ended season first on the team in doubles (27), tied for first in RBI (73), third in batting average (.352), hits (95) and home runs (11) ... Went 3 for 4 with a double, triple, home run, six RBI and scored two runs against Arkansas State (3/15) ... Against Austin Peay, went 4 for 5 with a double, home run, five RBI and scored five runs ... In the SBC Tournament, went 4 for 6 with three doubles, a home run, four RBI and scored two runs against UL-Lafayette.

2008 (Junior): Played in 57 games with 56 starts all in centerfield ... Batted .344 with 11 home runs, 18 doubles, second on the squad, and 50 RBI ... Walked 21 times with five stolen bases ... Began the season by going 10 for 24 with four doubles, one triple, seven RBI and seven runs scored ... Against Toledo went 4 for 7 with three RBI, three doubles, one triple and five runs scored ... Went 3 for 5 with a home run, double and three runs scored against Southern Illinois ... Against Austin Peay was 3 for 5 with four runs scored ... Went 3 for 5 against Memphis with one double, one RBI and two runs scored ... In game two with Austin Peay, went 4 for 6 with a triple, two RBI and three runs scored ... In league action batted .264 with seven home runs, 26 RBI, four doubles and 15 runs scored ... Walked 10 times while stealing three bases ... In the series with New Orleans, went 7 for 11 with eight RBI, three home runs and four runs scored ... In the series opener with Florida Atlantic was 3 for 4 with two home runs and five RBI ... Ended the series 6 for 12 with six RBI and two runs scored.

2007: Underwent season-ending surgery in early March and redshirted.

2006 (SOPHOMORE): Lefthanded hitter who played in 42 games with 33 starts ... Began the year as the everyday centerfielder until an injury reduced him to the DH role ... Batted .263 with six doubles, three home runs, 25 runs scored and 20 RBIs ... Singled, walked and drove in a run in season-opener at Jacksonville State ... Went 4-for-6 with a double, three runs scored and three RBIs in Saturday game versus Missouri State ... Walked and singled in finale against MSU ... Doubled, scored and drove in a run against Belmont, starting a career-high 14-game hitting streak ... Had two hits, including a home run, and four RBIs versus Western Kentucky ... Singled, scored twice and drove in a run against Vanderbilt ... Collected five hits in series at South Alabama with three runs scored and two RBIs ... Recorded two hits, including a double, scored once and drove in a run versus Lipscomb ... Had a two-run homer and scored twice on Friday versus Arkansas State ... Collected five hits with a double and four runs scored in series at Florida International ... Singled and scored twice on Tuesday against Memphis ... Hitting streak ended on Wednesday versus UM with 0-for-2 performance ... Went 3-for-5 with a double, two runs scored and one RBI against Louisiana-Lafayette.

2005 (FRESHMAN): Outfielder who batted .342 and ranked second on the club with 53 RBIs ... Ranked 77th nationally in RBIs per game at 1.02 ... Started 50 contests, playing in 52 outings ... Scored 35 runs with 25 walks, 14 doubles, four home runs and six stolen bases ... Also ranked second on the club in on-base percentage (.416) ... Batted .384 (22-for-73) with runners in scoring position, including team-leading 22 two-out RBIs ... Started the final 45 games of the season in center field ... Put together two nine-game hitting streaks during the campaign (April 12-23, May 1-15) ... Doubled twice and walked three times in series at Southwest Missouri State ... Went 2-for-5 with two runs and one RBI in SBC opener at Arkansas-Little Rock, starting a stretch of four straight games with two hits ... Went 2-for-5 with two runs scored in both contests versus Tennessee Tech, driving in five total runs in the two games, including a three-run homer in Cookeville, his first career round-tripper ... Had just one hit and two walks in series versus New Orleans ... Recorded career-day against Austin Peay, going 4-for-6 with a double, triple, three runs scored and six RBIs ... Had two hits, including a double, scored once and drove in a run in finale at Western Kentucky ... Drove in three runs in both contests versus Memphis, recording three hits and scoring three times collectively in the two games and belting homers in each ... Doubled, walked three times and drove in three runs in Friday victory over South Alabama ... Went 2-for-3 with a run and one RBI on Saturday versus USA ... Had three hits with a run and one RBI against Vanderbilt ... Went 2-for-5 with two runs, two RBIs and a double in first game of doubleheader at Arkansas State ... Doubled, walked twice, scored a run and drove in three others in Friday victory versus Florida International ... Went 3-for-4 with two runs, a triple and six RBIs against Lipscomb ... Had two singles and scored twice in Friday victory at 18th-ranked Louisiana-Lafayette ... Collected two more hits and one RBI on Saturday against UL ... Went 0-for-8 in first two games against New Mexico State before going 5-for-5 with a double, home run and five RBIs in finale against the Aggies ... Drove in a pair of runs in SBC Tournament opener against New Mexico State ... Collected four hits with a run and one RBI versus Western Kentucky ... Doubled and singled in championship game versus South Alabama ... Hit safely in 31 of the final 37 contests, batting .372 (58-for-156) with 11 doubles, 49 RBIs and 29 runs scored.

HIGH SCHOOL: Two-time All-Region for coach Mack Hawks at Oakland HS ... Named Daily News Journal MVP as senior ... Earned Third Team All-Midstate from the Tennessean after batting .364 with three home runs, four triples, 34 RBIs, 27 stolen bases and 17 walks as senior ... Honorable Mention All-Region as sophomore ... Posted .360 batting average with 49 RBIs, 35 walks, 72 runs scored and four home runs in last two years ... Member of Beta Club.

PERSONAL: Robert Nathan Hines ... Son of Bobby Hines and Beth Parker ... Born December 9, 1985 ... Majoring in concrete management ... Father played baseball at Middle Tennessee in 1978-79.



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