27 Dan Pidgeon
27 - Dan Pidgeon
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Fr
Hometown: Darien, Conn.
High School: Darien
Position: 3B
Major: Business
Previous Team: R-R

2012: Started in 40 games for Stonehill on the season. Made 39 starts at third base and one as the designated hitter. Hit . 178 (23-for-129) with three doubles, two triples and 16 runs batted in. Slugged .233 on the season and posted an on-base percentage of .265. Went 2-for-4 in stolen base attempts. Had a .914 fielding percentage in 139 chances (32 putouts, 95 assists, 12 errors). Batted .583 with a runner on third and less than two outs. Knocked in seven two-out RBI's. Hit primarily in the ninth slot in the order seeing action in 31 games at the bottom of the order (22-9 overall). Stonehill went 25-14 overall when he started at third base. Had six multi-hit games and six multi-RBI games. Recorded his first-collegiate hit and RBI on February 26 against Concordia (N.Y.) going 2-for-4 with two runs batted in. Notched his first-career collegiate double against C.W. post on March 13 going 2-for-5 with three runs scored. Collected a pair of triples against Saint Michael's College on March 31. Went 3-for-4 in the contest with one run scored and two runs driven in. Against Saint Michael's during that three game weekend series (March 31-April 1), he hit .583 (7-for-12) with five runs scored, five RBI and two doubles. Closed out the season on a four-game hitting streak (May 5 to May 9). Recorded three games with two walks in each contest, respectively (February 25, March 3, April 20). Collected his first-collegiate stolen base against American International College in game one of a doubleheader on March 15. Broke a 0-for-25 streak (April 20 to May 2) with a 1-for-4 showing against Merrimack College on May 5.

High School: 2011 graduate of Darien High School. Three-year letterwinner. Co-captain his senior year. All-FCIAC East selection as a senior. Played for Baseball U New England. Also was a member of the indoor track team.

Personal: Born on August 03, 1993 in Norwalk, Conn. Son of Gayl and Russell Pidgeon of Darien, Conn. Has two brothers, Andrew (15) and Kevin (13). Lists favorite team as the New York Giants and favorite athlete as Robinson Cano. Majoring in business.

Hitting Statistics

Year GP/GS Avg. AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB-Att
2012 40/40 .178 129
Total 40/40 .178 129 16 23 3 2 0 16 14 40 2-4