Junior Is First Pirate Taken In 2013 MLB Draft
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An all-america candidate ... Preseason First-Team All Conference USA by league coaches ... One of five offensive returners that started at least 40 games in 2012... Returns for third season as the starting shortstop, where he has started 116 games ... Will hit for average and can move runners around the bases ... Strong and accurate arm from short and is a plus defender ... 2012: Started all 61 games at shortstop ... Batted .294 (70-for-238) with two home runs, 11 doubles, one triple and 22 RBI ... Scored 36 runs and swiped 9 of 10 bases, which ranked second on the team ... Drew 14 walks and was hit five times ... Named to the Brooks Wallace Shortstop-of-the-Year Watch List by the College Baseball Hall of Fame ... Belted first career home run against Milwaukee (Feb. 17) on the first pitch of the 2012 season ... Followed that with a season-high three RBI in game one of a doubleheader against Milwaukee (Feb. 18) the next day ... Two games later blasted his second career homer at Old Dominion (Feb. 22) where he was 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI ... Ranked fourth on the team with 20 multi hit games, which included a career-best five at UCF (Mar. 25) ... Recorded five multi RBI contests ... Owned a season-long eight game hit streak (Apr. 5-15) where he batted .412 (14-for-34) with eight RBI, four doubles, five runs and five multi-hit games ... Also recorded a seven, six and five game hit streak ... Enters junior season having reached base safely in 20-straight contests, which started back on Apr. 25, 2012 at No. 10 North Carolina ... Stole a career-best two bases at UCF (Mar. 25) ... Credited with game-winning RBI in the Pirates first two games of the season ... Scored multiple runs on eight occasions including a career-best five at UCF (Mar. 25) ... Tied for the team lead with 12 sacrifices with Philip Clark ... Reached base on 6 of 9 bunt attempts ... During five-game stretch in April (10-15) drove in at least one run (eight total) ... Laced a pair of doubles at Elon (Apr. 10) going 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI ... Dropped down a pair of sacrifices bunts against No. 11 NC State (Mar. 20) finishing the night 2-for-2 with two runs and a walk ... Lone triple came against Old Dominion (Apr. 11) ... Batted in the leadoff spot for 25 games ... Also spent time in the bottom of the order (sixth-ninth/total 36 games) ... Committed 21 errors in 316 chances for a .934 fielding percentage ... Turned a team-best 36 double plays, recorded 108 putouts and 187 assists ... Batted .329 (23-for-70) when leading off an inning ... Led club in hits during the second (15) and ninth (seven) innings ... Batted .350 (7-for-20) with four runs scored in all six post-season games ... In league play batted .295 (28-for-95) with nine RBI and 18 runs scored ... Ranked fourth on the squad with a .289 (13-for-45) average against nationally-ranked teams ... 2012 Summer: Played alongside of Chase McDonald for the Bourne Braves in the Cape Cod Baseball League (CCBL) ... Batted .295 (54-for-183) with a home run, 10 doubles, 23 RBI and 34 runs scored in 45 games, which included post-season play ... Swiped five bases and slugged .417 ... Lone home run came in the regular season finale at Wareham (Aug. 7) ... Recorded 16 multi-hit and six multi-RBI games ... Collected a season-high five hits (5-for-5) with a pair of doubles against Chatham (July 24) ... Drove in a season-best four runs against Cotuit (July 12) ... Opened postseason action going 4-for-6 with a pair of RBI and two runs against Cotuit (Aug. 9) ... Closed his season with a three-hit performance with two RBI against Wareham (Aug. 14).
2011: Started 55 of 59 games as a true freshman (53/SS, 2/2B) ... Earned Conference USA and College Baseball Daily All-Freshman Team honors after batting .311 (66-for-212) with 23 RBI, four doubles and 33 runs ... Named C-USA Hitter-of-the-Week (May 22) after batting a team-best .583 (7-for-12) with a .667 on-base percentage during the final week of the regular season ... During that stretch (May 17-21) collected multiple hits in all three games batting .600 (6-for-10) with two runs and three walks against Tulane helping the Pirates record its first-ever series sweep over the Green Wave ... In midweek action against ODU (May 17) went 1-for-2 with a RBI (sac fly) and a walk and followed that with a 2-for-4 performance at the plate against Tulane (May 19) in the series opener ... Reached base three times, going 2-for-4 and was hit by a pitch during the series clinching win at Tulane (May 20) ... In the series finale was perfect at the plate, reaching base five times by going 2-for-2 with three walks and also scored two runs, including the game-winner in the 11th inning ... Collected four game-winning hits including a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth against High Point (Mar. 9) ... Committed 16 errors (eight in three games) in 252 chances for a .937 fielding percentage ... Turned 28 double plays (second-most on team), recorded 66 putouts and 170 assists ... Tied for second on the team with 10 sacrifices ... Also ranked among the team leaders in average (fourth), hits (fourth), on-base percentage (fourth), walks (fourth), runs (fifth) and at-bats (fifth) ... Collected 16 multi-hit and three multi-RBI games ... During career-best 10-game hit streak (May 11-26) batted .429 (15-for-35) with three RBI and six runs ... Hit primarily in the bottom half of the order with 16 starts hitting in the second spot of the lineup ... Swiped 3 of 4 bases (Pepperdine, Houston and Tulane) ... All 23 RBI came with runners in scoring position ... Batted a team-best .667 (11-for-17) during the first inning and .444 (8-for-18) in the eighth frame ... Started all seven post-season games batting .153 (4-for-26) with a run scored ... In C-USA play batted .283 (26-for-92) in 24 starts ... Recorded career-best four hits against UCF (Apr. 15) after going 4-for-4 with two RBI and two runs in a 12-6 win ... Drove in a game-high and career-best four runs at UNCW (Mar. 29) after going 3-for-6 with three runs in a 20-5 victory ... 2011 Summer: Played alongside Joseph Hughes with the Newport Gulls of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) ... Named Most Valuable Player of the NECBL All-Star Game after doubling, scoring a run and recording four assists including a double play in the Mid-Summer Classic ... Stroked a one-out double putting runners on second and third before scoring the game-winning run in a 3-1 East victory ... Batted .259 (35-for-135) with eight doubles, 12 RBI and 14 runs in 35 games ... Helped Newport to a league-best 29 wins and the Eastern Division title ... Ranked as the ninth-best prospect in the NECBL by Perfect Game.
Ardrey Kell High School: Three-time letter winner and starter for head coach Hal Bagwell ... First player ever drafted out of Ardrey Kell when he was selected in the 31st round of the 2010 Major League Baseball First Year Amateur Player Draft by the Atlanta Braves (pick 944) ... Owns the school's all time record for assists (219) ... Batted .290 as a sophomore where he started at third base ... Led the team in assists with 82 (single-season record) and helped Knights to a State 4A Championship game where they fell to J.H. Rose HS ... Led Ardrey Kell to the 2009 State 4A Championship title as a junior, where he batted .337 (34-for-101) with a home run, four doubles, 18 RBI and 21 runs ... During senior year led the Knights to the second round of the state 4A playoffs ... Set single-game record for assists (10) at the Impact Invitational versus 3A No. 1 ranked Rocky Mount ... Batted .378 with three home runs for the Knights and led the squad in RBI (28), triples (3) and stolen bases (14 of 15) ... Earned 4A All-State and SW4A All-Conference honors after helping the Knights to a 19-9 record and 8-4 slate in league play finishing second ... Ranked No. 29 in Impact Baseball's Top-50 North Carolina 2010 prospects ... N.C. State Games participant for Region 6 that won the championship ... Participated in the South Charlotte Sports Report Battles of the Borders All-Star Game and the South Atlantic Border Battle All-Star game in 2009 ... Played travel baseball for Jason Hill and the On Deck Orioles.
Personal: Full name is John Patrick Reinheimer ... Born July 19, 1992 in Charlotte, N.C. ... Son of Bonnie Dann and Paul Reinheimer ... Has two siblings (Bradyn and Matt) ... Majoring in business management ... Named to Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2011-12) ... Two-time ECU Director of Athletics Honor Roll member (Spring '11 and Spring '12).
CAREER HIGHS - at-bats: 6 (four times, last vs. UAB 4/1/12); hits: 5 at UCF (3/25/12); RBI: 4 at UNCW (3/29/11); home runs: 1 (twice, last at Old Dominion 4/22/12); stolen bases: 2 at UCF (3/25/12).