Adalberto Santos

Adalberto Santos

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
New York, NY

High School:
Monroe

Last College:
New Mexico JC

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 190

Position:
OF

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
R/R

05/07/2013

No. 6 Baseball Meets Up With Portland Wednesday In Keizer

First pitch between the teams is slated for 5:30 p.m.

MLB First-Year Player Draft
Santos was a 35th round selection in the 2009 MLB First-Year Player Draft by San Diego ... He was also selected in the 17th round of the 2007 MLB Draft by Toronto.

2009 (Junior)
All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention ... Ended season having played in 53 games, including 47 starts ... Batted .320 with six doubles, two triples and four home runs ... Drove in 43, third on the team ... Played in 25 Pac-10 games, starting 21 ... Against league opponents, batted .282 with two doubles, two home runs and 16 RBI ... Went 3-for-4 with two RBI in the season finale against TCU (5/31) ... Walked twice and went 1-for-4 with two runs scored against Texas A&M (5/31) ... Finished the Oregon season series finale 2-for-4 with two runs, three RBI and two walks (5/20) ... Hit two home runs and finished 3-for-4 with two RBI in the series opener against Washington State (5/15) ... Doubled home three runs against Washington (5/9) ... Finished the Arizona State series going 2-for-4 with a run scored and the game-winning RBI (5/3) ... Went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a walk against Arizona State (5/2) ... Drove in a run on a sac fly in the ninth against Arizona State (5/1) ... Scored the game-winning run in the 11th against California and went 1-for-3 with two walks and two runs scored (4/5) ... Drove in two, walked twice and went 1-for-2 in the series finale against Oregon (3/29) ... Moved his hit streak to 13 games by going 1-for-3 against Hawai'i (3/23) ... Doubled, homered, drove in four and went 4-for-5 to extend his hit streak to 11 games against Saint Mary's (3/21) ... Went 2-for-5 with two runs, three RBI and a walk in the second game against Utah Valley (3/20) ... Extended his hit streak to nine games by hitting a solo home run in the eighth inning against Utah Valley (3/19) ... Moved his hit streak to five games by going 2-for-4 with two runs, an RBI and a walk against Texas Tech (3/8) ... Drove in one and went 2-for-5 against Oklahoma State (3/6) ... Went 1-for-4 with two RBI against San Francisco (3/5) ... Opened his collegiate career by going 2-for-4 with two runs and an RBI against Tennessee (2/20).

New Mexico Junior College
Led the nation with a .520 batting average as a sophomore in 2007 ... Finished with a .570 on-base percentage and .861 slugging percentage ... Earned First-Team All-American honors.

Monroe High
Lettered four years for head coach Mike Turo ... Earned All-American honors while at Monroe.

Personal
Major is sociology ... Born in New York, specifically The Bronx ... Is the son of Mary and Adalberto Santos ... Has five siblings: Sonia, Eliza, Christine, Lisa and Oria ... Enjoys all sports, fishing, cooking and sleeping in his spare time ... Favorite athlete is Alex Rodriguez ... Favorite TV show is Entourage and favorite movie is A Bronx Tale ... Chose Oregon State because of "the tradition of the school, and the high level of education you receive."

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