Baseball player on D3baseball.com all-region team
Contact: Mike Matt 315-859-4535
May 18, 2012
Hamilton College's Gabe Klein '13 (Mamaroneck, N.Y./Fairfield University [Mamaroneck HS]) was selected to the 2012 D3baseball.com New England Region all-region team on May 18.
2012 D3baseball.com New England Region all-region team
Klein was one of 14 players voted to the second team. He was named to the 2012 NESCAC all-conference second team on May 16.
The 5-foot, 9-inch first baseman/outfielder leads the NESCAC with a .504 on-base percentage. Klein set the program's single-season walks record with 26, which is good for second in the conference. He ranks 20th in Division III in walks per game. Klein led Hamilton with a .351 batting average (33-94) and nine doubles, and tied for the team lead with a .500 slugging percentage. He drove in 17 runs and stole eight bases.
Klein started all 32 games and helped Hamilton take two of three from Middlebury College as the Continentals claimed their first NESCAC West Division series win since 2009. Hamilton finished with a 6-26 overall record, including a 2-10 mark in the NESCAC West Division.