Outfielder who was one of the top Tigers off the bench ... a
career .250 hitter with a .397 on-base percentage in 86 games (19 starts) over
four seasons ... had nine doubles, one triple, 18 RBIs, 17 runs, 22 walks and
six hit-by-pitches ... was 11-for-46 (.239) with seven RBIs as a pinch-hitter
in his career.
Hit .100 with five runs, one RBI, a .438 on-base percentage and six walks
against one strikeout in 15 games off the bench ... hit a pinch-hit single and
scored a run against Maine on Feb. 22 ... had a pinch-hit walk and scored a run
against No. 11 Miami (Fla.) on April 27.
Hit .245 with five runs, five doubles, one triple, six RBIs, a .362 on-base
percentage, eight walks and one hit-by-pitch in 27 games (11 starts as the DH)
... Clemson had a 10-1 record in his 11 starts ... was 8-for-26 (.308) with
four doubles, one triple, five RBIs and a .538 slugging percentage in 10 ACC
regular-season games (six starts) ... went 1-for-3 with a run-scoring double
and walk against Gardner-Webb on April 3 ... went 2-for-4 with a
team-tying-season-high two doubles and three RBIs at Boston College on April 5;
his three-run double in the seventh inning proved to be the difference in
Clemson's 7-5 win ... went 1-for-2 with a double, RBI, run and walk at Boston
College on April 6 ... hit a pinch-hit single at Boston College on April 7; was
4-for-8 with three doubles and four RBIs in the series ... went 2-for-4 with a
triple, an RBI and a run against Wake Forest on April 12 ... went 1-for-2 with
a run and two walks against Western Carolina on April 24.
Hit .289 with five runs, four doubles, seven RBIs, a .377 on-base percentage,
five walks and two hit-by-pitches in 30 games (eight starts, including five as
the DH, two in left field and one in right field) ... hit .391 with runners on
base and .462 with runners in scoring position ... was 7-for-18 (.389) with two
doubles, three RBIs and a .476 on-base percentage as a pinch-hitter ... hit a
team-high .417 with four doubles and three RBIs in his 22 games off the bench
... was 2-for-3 with a double, walk and hit-by-pitch in five postseason games ...
hit a team-high .323 in day games ... was 5-for-16 (.313) with a .421 on-base
percentage against top-25 ranked teams ... hit a pinch-hit single at No. 2
South Carolina on March 3 ... went 1-for-4 with an RBI, a run and walk against
No. 2 South Carolina on March 4; it was his first career start ... hit a
pinch-hit, run-scoring double against Boston College on March 16 ... hit a
two-run single with a walk against Boston College on March 18 ... hit a
pinch-hit single and scored a run at Virginia on March 23 ... came off the
bench and went 2-for-2 against No. 17 NC State on April 14 ... came off the
bench to go 2-for-2 with a double, two RBIs and a run against Tennessee Tech on
May 8; his two-out, two-run single in the seventh inning sparked Clemson's comeback
... came off the bench to hit a double and scored a run against Furman on May
15 ... hit a key pinch-hit single in the eighth inning against No. 1 Florida
State in the ACC Tournament on May 25 ... hit a pinch-hit double against
Coastal Carolina in the Columbia Regional on June 1 ... played for Wilson in
the Coastal Plain League in the summer, where he hit .224 with four doubles,
one triple, a team-high 22 RBIs and three steals in 45 games.
Was 2-for-8 (.250) with two runs, four RBIs, three walks, three hit-by-pitches
and a .571 on-base percentage in 14 games, all off the bench ... had three
putouts without committing an error ... was 2-for-5 with runners in scoring
position ... was 2-for-2 with four RBIs and a walk with the bases loaded ...
had his first career hit along with an RBI off the bench against Charleston
Southern on Feb. 26 ... hit a pinch-hit, two-run single in the first game of a
doubleheader against Gardner-Webb on May 7 ... played for Wilson in the Coastal
Plain League in the summer, where he hit .299 with 23 runs, eight doubles, one
triple, two homers and 21 RBIs in 48 games ... No. 36 prospect in the Coastal
Plain League by Perfect Game.
Clemson: Rated as the No. 33 prospect in Florida and the No. 221 prospect
in the nation by Perfect Game ... all-area, all-county and all-conference as a
senior at Barron Collier High School ... team captain as a junior and senior
... preseason honorable mention All-American by Perfect Game and Under Armour
as a senior ... all-county and all-conference selection as a sophomore ... from
the same high school that produced Tiger first-baseman Andy D'Alessio (2004-07)
and Tiger outfielder Jeff Schaus (2008-11) ... lettered four times in baseball
at Barron Collier High, where he was coached by Dan Maurer.
His father, Jerry, played baseball at Stetson ... graduated May 9, 2014 with a
degree in sociology ... born Joseph Jeffrey Costigan on June 16, 1991 in Akron,