Chris Biles

Chris Biles

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tigard, OR

High School:
Tigard HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 180

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
05/15/1980

Experience:
3V

OREGON STATE: One of 17 returning lettermen and 11 returning starters this spring ... OSU head coach Pat Casey says: “Chris has the capability to lead the Pac-10 in hitting.” ... (2002) Among Pac-10 leaders through end of regular season, tied for ninth in triples (3) ... 15 multi-hit games; 6 multi-RBI games ... had a hit in 33 of 50 games; had a run in 32 of 50 games ... homered and tripled in same game twice ... May 24-26, batted .625 (5-for-8) with 2 RBIs ... April 21-May 5, batted .345 (10-for-29) with 4 doubles, 1 homer, 5 RBIs ... April 14-April 19, walked 6 times in 3 games ... March 29 vs. Arizona, threw runner out at plate to keep game tied in the eighth inning; OSU eventually won 2-1 ... March 28 vs. Arizona, first career grand slam and OSU’s first grand slam of season ... March 9-March 17, 5-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .409 (9-for-23) with 3 doubles, 1 homer, 6 runs ... March 9-March 16, doubled in 3 straight games ... May 12, 2001-Feb. 24, 16-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .435 (27-for-62) with 4 doubles, 2 triples, 4 homers, 14 RBIs; during 11 games of streak in 2002, batted .375 (15-for-40) with 3 doubles, 2 triples, 2 homers, 7 RBIs ... Feb. 16 vs. Western Kentucky, 2-for-4, 2 RBIs, 1 triple, 1 homer ... Feb. 2 vs. Southern Utah, 2-for-3, 3 RBIs, 1 triple, 1 homer ... (2001) American Baseball Coaches Association All-West Region team … All-Pacific-10 first team … Bill Bonser Award as OSU’s Most Improved Player … among OSU all-time season leaders, sixth in batting average (.395); tied for ninth in hits (70) … among Pacific-10 leaders through end of regular season, tied for second in batting average (.395); fourth in slugging percentage (.605); tied for 10th in home runs (9) … batted .402 with runners on base, .463 with runners in scoring position … 23 multi-hit games, 11 multi-RBI games … had a hit in 36 of 49 games, had a RBI in 27 of 49 games ... finished season on 5-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .545 (12-for-22) with 2 homers, 1 double, 7 RBIs, 4 runs … April 28-May 20, batted .465 (20-for-43) with 2 homers, 1 double, 16 RBIs, 8 runs … May 18-19 vs. Southern California, homered on back-to-back days vs. 2 of nation’s top pitchers, Mark Prior and Rik Currier … May 13 at UCLA, 4-for-5, 4 RBIs, 1 double … May 5 at Washington, 3-for-5, 4 RBIs … March 31 at Arizona, 4-for-5 … March 7 vs. Washington, homered as part of OSU’s school-record-tying 7-homer game … Feb. 2-Feb. 24, 9-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .463 (19-for-41) with 2 doubles, 1 triple, 3 homers, 11 RBIs … Feb. 24 vs. Clemson, 4-for-5, 2 homers, 2 RBIs … (2000) 3 multi-hit games, 2 multi-RBI games ... batted .438 with runners on base, .524 with runners in scoring position ... April 30 vs. Washington, scored game-winning run as pinch-runner in wild 11-10 victory ... April 4-April 25, batted .500 (7-for-14) with 2 doubles, 1 homer 5 RBIs in 6 games ... April 11 at Portland, homered to give OSU a school-record 7 homers in game ... Feb. 25-March 10, had 5-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .818 (9-for-11) with 1 homer, 2 doubles, 7 RBIs ... March 7 vs. Western Oregon, 3-for-4, 1 homer, 1 double, 4 RBIs ... March 25 vs. Santa Clara, first collegiate hit, 3-for-3, 1 double, 3 walks ... (1999) Redshirted after injuring knee in fall drills.

TIGARD HIGH: Lettered 3 years for coach Tom Campbell ... 3-time all-league ... all-state second team ... played football ... 3.3 GPA.

PERSONAL: Majoring in Business Management Information Systems; may become a business analyst ... born May 15, 1980 in Renton, Wash. ... parents, Ed and Susan Biles; sister, Lauren (20) ... enjoys golf, hunting ... favorite athlete is Travis Pastrana; favorite movie is Ace Ventura, Pet Detective; favorite TV show is The Simpsons; favorite actor is Clint Eastwood; favorite book is The Bible; favorite musician is Steven Curtis Chapman; favorite vehicle is 1989 Chevy S-10 Blazer; favorite food is pizza; favorite restaurant is Olive Garden ... chose OSU for its athletic programs.

OREGON STATE CAREER STATISTICS - BATTING

YEAR AVG. G/GS AB R H BI 2B 3B HR BB SO HP SB-ATT TB SLUG 2000 .397 33/14 58 18 23 17 6 0 2 12 8 2 1-2 35 .603 2001 .395 49/40 177 36 70 48 8 1 9 8 28 2 4-7 107 .602 2002 .291 51/43 175 41 51 29 12 3 6 15 42 7 4-8 87 .497 TOTALS .351 133/97 410 95 144 94 26 4 17 35 78 11 9-17 229 .559

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