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#8 Larry Balkwill, C

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Position: C
Date of Birth: 06/28/1991
Height: 6' 4"   Weight: 190 lbs
College Experience: Siena College
Bats: R
Throws: R
Resides: Chatham, Ontario, Canada

Biography:

2017 is Larry Balkwill's third year with the ThunderBolts and fourth professionally. He joined Windy City as a free agent on January 27, 2015. Balkwill appeared in 56 games in 2016 and set career-highs in every major statistical category. He finished third on the team in on-base percentage (.353) and second in slugging (.386). He had been drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 41st round in 2009, but decided to go to Siena College, where he played four years. He appeared in 195 games for the Saints, hitting .264 with a .371 on-base percentage. He smacked 15 homers and drove in 113 runs. Larry attended Ursuline Catholic High School in Chatham, Ontario.

Career Statistics »

Year League Club GP AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB SO
2016 Frontier Windy City 56 .228 158 18 36 13 0 4 17 30 4 48
2015 Frontier Windy City 44 .168 125 13 21 5 0 1 5 17 0 44
2014 CanAm Quebec 14 .205 39 5 8 4 0 0 5 4 0 16
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8 Larry Balkwill C
26 Corey Bass C
28 Zack Jones C
6 Blair Beck IF
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14 Kyle Wood IF
16 Ransom LaLonde IF
24 Ryan Budnick IF
2 Coco Johnson OF
4 Will Krug OF
20 Keenyn Walker OF
10 Patrick Ledet P
15 Clay Chapman P
17 T.J. Santiago P
18 Josh Glick P
19 Zac Westcott P
21 Will Landsheft P
22 Chris DeBoo P
27 John Jaeger P
30 Andrew Lowe P
35 Nick Hornbaker P
41 Chris Chigas P
0 Scott Morton C
25 Riley Krane IF
0 Evan Crower P
44 Brian Loconsole P

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