Jewish Baseball News

News and stats on Jews with bats

Twitter profile Facebook page RSS feed

Joc Pederson

espn.com

Joc Pederson

Los Angeles Dodgers (MLB)
CF
Full Name Joc Russell Pederson
Date of Birth 04/21/1992
Age25
BirthplacePalo Alto, Calif.
Religion Jewish
Height 6'1
Weight 185
Bats/Throws L/L
College None
Drafted Dodgers
(06/2010)
Draft Round11
Overall Pick352
MLB Debut 09/01/2014

Career highlights (through 2014)

  • Selected out of Palo Alto High School by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 11th round of the 2010 amateur draft (352nd overall)
  • Played for Team Israel in the 2012 World Baseball Classic qualifiers
  • Los Angeles Dodgers’ Branch Rickey Minor League Player of the Year (2012)

2017 highlights

2014 highlights

      • Was named Rookie of the Year of the Pacific Coast League (AAA)
      • Was named MVP of the Pacific Coast League (AAA)
      • Became the first Pacific Coast League (AAA) player to hit 30 HR and steal 30 bases since 1934
      • Led all Pacific Coast League (AAA) batters with 33 HRs, 100 walks, 106 runs, and a .435 OBP

2013 highlights

      • Named to the Southern League’s (AA) 2013 All-Star game
      • Ranked 35th in Baseball America’s Midseason Top 50 Prospects (2013)
      • Was named the Southern League (AA) Offensive Player of the Week for the week ending 4/21/2013 after going 11-for-27 with two HRs, two doubles, 5 RBIs, seven runs, four walks, and three stolen bases
      • Was named the Southern League (AA) Offensive Player of the Week for the week ending 8/18/2013 after hitting .435 (10-for-23) with 3 HRs, 8 RBIs, 5 doubles, 5 walks, and a .536 on-base percentage
      • Named to Baseball America’s Southern League (AA) post-season All-Star team by Baseball America
      • Named a 2013 minor-league All-Star, 1st Team; the team pulls from across all minor leagues

For more information about Joc Pederson

Batting stats

Share
© 2017 Jewish Baseball News - Terms
Custom Wordpress website by RDesign Tampa Bay
our tweets on twitter our facebook page RSS feed