Blake Pinnon
    Blake Pinnon


    Wolf Lake, Ill.

    High School:

    Last College:
    Mineral Area C.C.

    Height / Weight:
    5-9 / 170


    2nd Season


    Last updated on May 31, 2011

    2011 (Senior): Played in 45 games and made 41 starts - 29 at third base, four at second base and eight as the designated hitter...Batted .262 on the year with 26 RBIs and 21 runs scored...Posted 39 hits, 11 doubles and two home runs...Had 11 multiple-hit games and seven multiple-RBI games...Hit safely in eight-straight games from May 13-24...Had a career-high six RBIs in an 11-4 win at Bradley on May 7 when he was 4-for-5 with a double, one home run and two runs scored...Those four hits against the Braves tied his career single-game high...Was 5-for-11 with five RBIs, three runs scored and three doubles in the Evansville series, April 8-10...Had a team-high .286 batting average in conference games.

    2010 (Junior): Played in 55 games and made 50 starts - 46 at second base and four as the designated hitter...Was second on the team with a .333 batting average...Also ranked second on the team in doubles (16), runs scored (49) and RBIs (45)...Hit eight home runs, six of which came in non-conference play...Tied for the team lead with 24 multiple-hit games, which included six games with three or more hits...Had 10 multiple-RBI games highlighted by a career-best five-RBI performance at Jacksonville State, Feb. 28...Had a seasons-best eight-game hitting streak from March 30-April 11...Hit home runs in back-to-back games at UT Martin and vs. Eastern Illinois when he scored five runs and had six RBIs in the two games...Went 4-for-5 at the plate with two doubles, a home run, three runs scored and four driven in at Southeast Missouri State, April 6.

    Prior to SIU: Played in 43 games at Mineral Area College in 2009...Hit .274 with 37 hits, 10 doubles, a triple and three home runs...Drove in 11 runs on the year...Drew 20 walks and stole five bases in six attempts...As a freshman in 2008 he hit .294 with 18 RBI...Had nine doubles, a triple and four home runs.

    Personal: Full name is Blake Edward Pinnon...Born Aug. 14, 1989...Majors in biology...Son of Patti and Paul Pinnon...Has one sister, Mandy, and one brother, Brett.

    Pinnon's Career Stats

    Year Avg. G-GS AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SO BB TB SLG% SB-A E FLD%
    2010 .333 55-50 210 49 70 45 16 0 8 36 24 110 .524 2-3 13 .947
    2011 .262 45-41 149 21 39 26 11 0 2 27 13 56 .376 0-1 14 .881
    Totals .304 100-91 359 70 109 71 27 0 10 63 37 166 .462 2-4 27 .925
    Thursday, May 26
    Baseball Terre Haute, Ind. L, 10-8
    Friday, May 27
    Baseball Terre Haute, Ind. 8:00 AM
    Saturday, May 28
    Baseball Terre Haute, Ind. TBA