Albert Baur

#23 Albert Baur

HT. 6-4
WT. 220
CL. R-Sr.
HOMETOWN Philadelphia, Pa.
HIGH SCHOOL Neumann-Goretti HS
MAJOR Sport Management, Minor in Business and Coaching

2014 -
Started all 53 games hitting .332 with 71 hits... Amassed 17 doubles, one triple and three home runs... Batted in 46 and scored 33 runs while slugging .463 and having a .380 on base percentage... Had 214 put outs and a .971 fielding percentage... Went 4-5 with two doubles, a home run, three runs scored and eight rbis against Catawba (2/22)... Was 3-4 with a double, home run and four rbis versus Catatwba (2/23)... Versus Pfeiffer he put in another 4-5 performance with two doubles and three rbis... Named SAC Player of the Week for the the week of February 25th... 

Named second team All-SAC and a Gold Glove recipient... Started all 51 games as a sophomore, hitting .371 with 78 hits including 19 doubles, two triples and eight home runs... Slugged .595 while recording 54 rbis and scoring 47 runs... Also had a .410 on base percentage... Had 333 put outs and only made five errors in 396 chances to field .987 for the year... Went 5-6 with three rbis, two runs, two doubles and a triple against Augusta State (3/20)... Was 4-5 with one double, two home runs, three runs scored and seven rbis versus Benedict (2/3)... Was on the Tino Martinez Award watch list... Two-time SAC Player of the Week Honors (4/9 and 3/26)... Named to the NCBWA All-Southeast Region team... 

2012 - 
Played in 47 games for Newberry, starting 44... hit .269 with 2 home runs and 37 RBI... recorded 13 multiple-hit games and had a nine-game hitting streak... started games at both corner infield positions and designated hitter... recorded a .954 fielding percentage...

2011 -

Prior to Newberry
At Neumann-Goretti High School

Played third base and was a point guard on the basketball team as a freshman before focusing exclusively on baseball... Played third base and pitcher his final three years of high school... named All-Catholic his junior and senior seasons... All-City as a junior...

Son of Albert and Cara Baur... Favorite book is Night by Elie Wiesel... Career goal is to play professional baseball... Loves the movieAnchorman and the TV show Breaking Bad... Favorite athlete is Philadelphia Phillies' second baseman Chase Utley... Enjoys all food and every kind of music... Likes to watch football... Hobbies are baseball, hanging out with friends and listening to music... Best athletic moment was recording the game-winning hit in the high school championship... Father played baseball in the Philadelphia Phillies farm system...