Jacoby Ellsbury

Jacoby Ellsbury

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Madras, OR

High School:
Madras High School

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190

Position:
OF

Experience:
2V

B-T:
L-L

05/29/2013

Conforto, Moore, Casey Earn Pac-12 Postseason Honors

It is the second consecutive year Conforto has earned a postseason honor

OREGON STATE: Co-captain ... among OSU's 10 returning starters ... named to Preseason All-America third team, Gold Glove team, nation's 23rd-best junior, Pac-10's sixth-best prospect for 2005 draft by Baseball America magazine; also named Pac-10's fastest runner, best defensive outfielder by BA ... OSU head coach Pat Casey says: "Jacoby needs to be a big part of what we're doing, both offensively and defensively. He's a team captain, and we're looking for a great season from him." ... named Cape Cod League's 17th-best pro prospect by Baseball America after batting .245, 1 homer, 3 triples, 2 doubles, 7 RBIs, 12-for-15 stolen bases ... (2004) As a sophomore, All-Pacific-10 first team ... Pacific-10 All-Academic honorable mention ... invited to USA Baseball National Team Trials ... named by Baseball America Magazine to its Midseason All-America team's sophomore squad ... rated as 29th-best sophomore in nation by Baseball America in preseason ... among NCAA Division I leaders through end of regular season, 34th in runs (1.14 per game) ... among Pacific-10 leaders through end of regular season, third in stolen bases (20); eighth in hit by pitch (11); tied for eighth in runs (56); 10th in batting average (.352), on-base percentage (.464) ... among OSU all-time single-season leaders, tied for second in runs (56); tied for ninth in stolen bases (20) ... 24 multi-hit games, 3 multi-RBI games, 17 multi-run games ... stole 3 bases in a game 3 times during season ... at least 1 hit in 38 of 49 games; at least 1 run in 32 of 49 games ... May 30 vs. UCLA, 2-for-4, 3 runs ... May 29 vs. UCLA, double, 2 RBIs ... May 4-May 16, in 4 games, batted .563 (9-for-16) with 2 doubles ... May 15 at Arizona State, 4-for-5, 1 double, 1 RBI ... Feb. 27-April 25, in 28 games, batted .410 (48-for-117) with 3 homers, 1 triple, 5 doubles, 15 RBIs ... April 24, caught foul ball at Los Angeles Dodgers vs. San Francisco Giants game while Beavers were in Los Angeles to play Southern California ... April 4-April 23, 6-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .321 (9-for-28) with 1 homer, 5 RBIs ... April 16 at Sacramento State, singled in first at-bat after coming back from layoff ... out of action April 8-April 13 after diving into fence in top of first inning vs. Stanford ... April 4 vs. Arizona, 2-for-4, 1 homer, 2 RBIs ... March 4-March 31, 13-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .491 (28-for-57) with 2 homers, 1 triple, 1 double, 8 RBIs, 21 runs, at least 1 run in all 13 games of streak, at least 2 hits in 12 games of streak ... March 28 at California, 3-for-4, 1 triple, 4 runs, 2 walks ... March 4-March 21, 9 straight multi-hit games, batted .500 (20-for-40) during that time ... March 20 vs. Utah Valley State, 3-for-5, 1 homer, 1 double, 3 RBIs; homer carried to the edge of Washington Way, estimated at 460 feet ... March 2-March 6, named to First Hawai'i Title Rainbow Tournament all-tournament team; batted .526 (10-for-19) with 6 runs ... Feb. 15-March 2, 8-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .412 (14-for-34) with 3 doubles, 1 triple ... March 2 vs. The Citadel, 3-for-4 ... Feb. 13-Feb. 28, successful on first 11 steal attempts of season ... Feb. 28 vs. Sacramento State, 3 stolen bases ... Feb. 27 at California-Riverside, 3-for-5, 2 doubles, 3 runs ... Feb. 21 vs. Arkansas-Little Rock, 3 stolen bases ... Feb. 13 vs. Utah, 3 stolen bases ... (2003) As a freshman, Collegiate Baseball newspaper Freshman All-America team, Baseball America magazine Freshman All-America second team ... All-Pacific-10 honorable mention ... among Pacific-10 leaders through end of regular season, tied for fifth in hit by pitch (11); tied for seventh in stolen bases (14); 10th in runs (56) ... among OSU all-time single-season leaders, second in runs (56); tied for 10th in at-bats (206) ... in last 13 games, batted .434 (23-for-53) with 5 homers, 1 triple, 3 doubles, 12 RBIs, 17 runs, 6 stolen bases ... after moving into leadoff spot full-time on May 2, led off game by reaching base 9 of 12 times (2 homers, 1 double, 4 singles, 2 walks) ... 19 multi-hit games; 8 multi-RBI games ... had a hit in 40 of 53 games; had a run in 35 of 53 games; had a walk in 22 of 53 games ... had a hit, RBI and run in 19 of 53 games, including 8 of last 13 ... May 19 at Arizona, 3-for-4, 1 RBI, 3 runs ... May 17 at Arizona, 3-for-5, 1 double, 3 runs, 1 stolen base ... May 13-May 19, led off 5 straight games with a hit ... April 27-May 19, 12-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .469 (23-for-49) with 5 homers, 1 triple, 3 doubles, 12 RBIs, 17 runs, 6 stolen bases ... May 17-May 19 at 20th-ranked Arizona, batted .467 (7-for-15) with 2 doubles, 2 RBIs, 6 runs, 1 stolen base ... April 27-May 14, homered in 5 of 9 games, led off game with homer 2 times ... May 12-May 14 vs. third-ranked Arizona State, batted .500 (6-for-12) with 1 homer, 1 triple, 1 double, 2 RBIs, 4 runs, 2 stolen bases ... May 2 at UCLA, 3-for-5, 1 homer ... April 22 at Portland, had 1 of OSU's school-record 10 doubles ... March 29-April 8, scored a run in 6 straight games ... April 8 vs. Portland, walked 3 times, hit by pitch 1 time ... March 29-April 6, 6-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .370 (10-for-27) with 1 homer, 2 doubles, 6 RBIs, 12 runs ... April 1 at Portland, 4-for-6, 1 double, 1 homer, 3 RBIs, 4 runs ... Feb. 28-March 14, 7-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .433 (13-for-30) with 1 double, 5 RBIs, 2 stolen bases ... Feb. 28-March 12, scored a run in 7 straight games ... March 9-March 11 vs. Portland, Washington, took homers away from hitters with centerfield catches in back-to-back games ... Feb. 28 vs. Cal State-Northridge, first career homer ... Feb. 21-Feb. 27, 5-game hitting streak; during streak, batted .400 (10-for-25) with 2 doubles, 1 triple, 5 RBIs ... Feb. 22 vs. New Mexico State, 4-for-4, 1 triple, 3 RBIs, 2 stolen bases ... Feb. 7 at California-Riverside, singled in first career at-bat.

MADRAS HIGH: Lettered 4 years for coach Bruce Reece ... as a senior, batted .430 with 3 homers, 4 triples, 9 doubles, 20 RBIs, 29-for-29 stolen bases; all-state first team, league Co-Player of the Year ... as a junior, batted .458, 2 homers, 4 triples, 5 doubles, 13-for-13 stolen bases; all-state second team, all-league first team ... Area Code Games ... drafted in 23rd round by Tampa Bay Devil Rays ... also competed in football, soccer, cross country, basketball ... 3.6 GPA.

PERSONAL: Majoring in Business ... born in Madras, Ore. ... parents are Jim and Margie Ellsbury; family includes brothers Matthew (19), Tyler (16), Spencer (12) ... enjoys sports, hanging out with friends, watching movies, listening to music ... favorite athlete is Michael Jordan; favorite movie is Gladiator; favorite TV show is Seinfeld; favorite food is Navajo frybread; favorite restaurant is Olive Garden ... chose OSU for its academic excellence and a chance to play Pac-10 baseball.

OREGON STATE CAREER STATISTICS - BATTING
YEARAVG.         G/GSABRHBI2B3BHRBBSOHPSB-ATTTBSLUG
2003.33053/51206566833103726331114-18105.510
2004.35249/4919656692082330171120-2490.459
TOTALS.341102/100402112137531851056502234-42195.485

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