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Alex Feinberg - 8

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Orinda, Calif.

High School:
Miramonte

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Position:
INF

Bats / Throws::
Right/Right

Alex Feinberg

Coach Corbin Quote: Alex is one of the most motivated kids I've ever been around. He's very determined to excel. He's an unorthodox player, but he doesn't make mistakes. He's a key ingredient to our team.

2007: Hit .317 with four homers and 44 RBI in 66 games (62 starts) ... RBI and homers both new career highs, surpassing 23 and one he had in 2006 ... Was 5-for-9 (.556) with a double and three runs scored in the LSU series ... Recorded three hits against the Tigers (5/19) and made game-saving diving play in the eighth to preserve a one run lead ... Hit fourth homer against Auburn (5/11) ... Went 7-for-11 in the Georgia series including a career high 5-for-5 game with six RBI in the finale (5/6) ... Had three hits in final game of Florida series (4/29) ... Went 2-for-4 in the first two games of the Tennessee series (4/20 & 4/21) ... Was 3-for-4 with two RBI and two runs scored against Middle Tennessee (4/18) ... Had two hits, including second homer of the year, with three RBI against Kentucky (4/13) ... Went 2-for-5 with a double and RBI against Alabama (4/8) ... Was 2-for-3 with an RBI against Middle Tennessee (3/28) ... Was 2-for-4 with two runs scored against Western Kentucky (3/20) ... Went 4-for-11 (.364) with a double and a run scored in the Ole Miss series ... Moved to leadoff spot in the order for first time this season and responded with 3-for-5 day against Ole Miss (3/18) ... Was 2-for-3 with a double and run scored against Belmont (3/14) ... scored a season-high three runs against Illinois-Chicago (3/10) ... Had a career day with 4-for-4 showing against Ilinois-Chicago (3/9) ... Scored three runs against Xavier (3/2) ... Went 2-for-4 with two RBI against Ohio (2/18) in first game of doubleheader ... Had two hits, including first career homer at Hawkins Field, and an RBI against Ohio (2/17) ... Had three hits and two RBI against Arizona State (2/10) ... Opened the season with 2-for-5 day with a double, two RBI and two runs scored in win over then No. 1 Rice (2/9) ... Academic All-District IV member and SEC Scholar Athlete.

2006: Hit .322 with a homer, 10 doubles and 23 RBI in 56 games (54 starts) ... Made the move from third to second where he made all of his starts ... Only made three errors all season (.985 fielding percentage) ... Finished with 18 multi-hit and four multi-RBI games ... Batted .327 with eight doubles and 14 RBI in 29 starts in SEC play ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Lone homer of the year came in the final game of the year against Georgia Tech (6/4) ... Went 6-for-14 (.429) during the NCAA Atlanta Regional and ended the season with a six game hitting streak ... Went 3-for-4 against Georgia (5/24) in the SEC tourney ... Had a solid series against Kentucky (4/28-4/30), going 6-for-10 with five runs scored. Went 3-for-3 in the opening and closing game of the three game series against the Wildcats ... Was 3-for-5 with career best four RBI in series clinching win over Florida (4/2) ... Went 6-for-13 (.462) in Ole Miss series with a double and four RBI ... Had a 3-for-4 showing against Brown (3/11) ... Missed nine games due to injury before returning to the lineup against Creighton (3/7) ... Led off the Commodores season with a base hit against San Diego (2/17).

2005: Hit .335 with four doubles in 46 games (40 starts) ... Best game was 3-for-3 showing against Connecticut (2/27) with two doubles ... Also had three hits against LSU (4/30) and Ohio (5/18) ... Had 16 multi-hit games on the year ... Was 3-for-3 in stolen bases ... named to SEBaseball.com's SEC All-Freshman team ... Also garnered SEC Academic All-Freshman honors ... Played for the Hyannis Mets of the Cape Cod League over the summer ... Hit .224 with 11 runs scored in 36 games.

High School: Ranked as the #154 overall prospect and the #18 middle infielder in the nation by Team One Baseball ... Regarded as one of the top shortstop prospects in the country ... Played for the elite NorCal Baseball Program ... Helped NorCal to a runner-up finish in the Perfect Game WWBA Championship (Marietta, Ga.) ... Named to the Sunbelt Classic all-tournament team...Played for the Milwaukee Brewers in the Area Code Games (Long Beach, Calif.) ... High School Coach was Vince Dell'Aquila

Personal: Alexander Eugene Feinberg ... born 4/29/86 ... Son of Seth and Suzanne Feinberg ... An economics major ... Favorites include: the movie Scarface, TV show The Daily Show, Paul Simon, Will Ferrell and the Oakland A's ... Craziest ambition is to be a 70's glam rock star ... Lists Babe Ruth as the greatest baseball player of all time.

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