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    AJ Ramirez
    AJ Ramirez

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Bakersfield, Calif.

    High School:
    Bakersfield Christian HS

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 190

    Position:
    Infielder

    Bats-Throws:
    Right-Right

    06/16/2014

    USC Baseball Sends 19 Trojans to Various Summer Leagues

    Four Trojans will compete in the prestigious Cape Cod League.

    05/23/2014

    Complete Team Effort Propels USC Past No. 1 Oregon State 4-2

    Freshman Frankie Rios comes through with a huge 2-for-4, 2 RBI day at the plate.

    05/03/2014

    Trojans Drop 10-Inning Heartbreaker at Washington State 4-3

    USC tied the game in the top of the ninth, but were unable to bring home the go-ahead run.

    04/18/2014

    Cotto Lozada Delivers Game-Winner as Trojans Defeat Wildcats in Walk-Off Fashion 5-4

    Sophomore lefty Kyle Twomey keeps the Trojans in the game with 5.2 innings of shutout baseball.

    04/13/2014

    Trojans Blast Utah Utes 13-2 on Sunday to Take Series Victory

    The Trojans collected a season-high 19 hits in the win.

    2014 SUMMER BALL: Played for the Ocean State Waves in the New England Collegiate League ... Batted .263 in 40 games with 35 hits ... Had 22 runs with an RBI of 25 ... Recorded nine doubles, one triple, and four home runs ... Waves placed second in the Western Division of the New England Collegiate Baseball League with a record of 24-20.

    2013 SUMMER BALL: Played for the Peninsula Pilots in the Alaska League ... Earned All-Alaska League honors for his performance throughout the summer ... Named to the Alaska Baseball All-Star Team ... Batted .282 in 29 games with 31 hits *Recorded six doubles, two triples, and one home run ... Pilots placed fifth in the Alaska Baseball League.

    2013/FRESHMAN: AJ Ramirez appeared in 34 games, making 29 starts as a true freshman ... Hit .250 with eight RBI, three doubles and one home run ... His first collegiate home run came on March 29 in a victory at California ... Twice had a season-high three hits, first coming on Feb. 24 vs. Cal State Northridge and again on March 1 at Fresno State ... Also had two hits on five different occasions ... Had a season and career high two RBI in victory over Cal State Northridge (Feb. 24) ... Had a four-game hit streak twice during the season ... Made starts at DH, first base and third base and did not make an error.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Played four years of varsity baseball for head coach Tom McCormick at Bakersfield Christian HS in Bakersfield, Calif. ... Was South Sequoia League Co-MVP and All-Area Co-MVP as a senior in 2012 ... Earned First Team All-South Sequoia League honors as a sophomore in 2010 and a junior in 2011 ... All-Area Second Team as a junior ... Led the state in runs in 2012 ... Won CIF Central Section as a junior ... Competed for the Bakersfield Dodgers.

    PERSONAL:Goes by AJ ... An international relations major at USC ... Parents are Roberto and Kristen ... Father Roberto played professional baseball for 13 years ... Has two brothers, Ramsey and Josiah ... Lists Albert Pujols as his biggest sports hero .. Favorite movie is The Dark Knight Rises ... Favorite TV Show is the George Lopez Show ... Would like to visit Europe ... Birthdate is April 4, 1993.

    Career Statistics

    Year GP-GS AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB-SBA BB SO HBP SH-SF SLG OBP
    2013 34-29 .250 116 9 29 3 0 1 8 1-1 3 30 1 1-1 .302 .273
    Career 34-29 .250 116 9 29 3 0 1 8 1-1 3 30 1 1-1 .302 .273

    Pac-12 Conference Career Statistics

    Year GP-GS AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB-SBA BB SO HBP SH-SF SLG OBP
    2013 17-15 .224 58 6 13 2 0 1 3 1-1 0 13 0 1-0 .310 .224
    Career 17-15 .224 58 6 13 2 0 1 3 1-1 0 13 0 1-0 .310 .224