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Parker Bates
Parker  Bates

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Tyler, Texas

High School:
Robert E. Lee High School

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Position:
OF

Experience:
1L

11/10/2017

Blue Dogs Claim Fall World Series Title

Chris Clayton and Dalton Skelton combined for 6 RBI in the series-clinching win.

11/04/2017

Blue Dogs Even up Fall World Series After Walk-Off Blast

Steele Netterville played the hero as his three-run blast gave the Dogs a 7-5 win.

11/03/2017

Red Bulls Claim Game One of Fall World Series in Dramatic Fashion

Brandon Talley's walk-off grand slam gave the Red Bulls a 10-6 game-one victory.

05/09/2017

Cajuns Hold Off Bulldogs in Lafayette, 3-1

LA Tech hosts Marshall on Friday at 6 p.m.

05/07/2017

Bulldogs Drop Finale in Miami

LA Tech wins fifth consecutive series

2017: Saw action in 30 games and notched 10 hits in 56 at-bats ... Drew 16 walks, resulting in a season on-base percentage of .378 ... Did not make an error in 30 games played in the outfield ... Went 2-for-3 with an RBI and a walk against Charlotte on March 24 ... Launched a three-run home run in his first-career game against Arkansas Pine-Bluff on February 17.

High School: Graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in 2016 ... In his final two seasons at Robert E. Lee High School, Bates posted batting averages over .350 on his way to earning all-East Texas honors during his senior campaign ... Named the 2014 All-East Texas Newcomer of the Year and the 2014 District 12-5A Newcomer of the Year as a sophomore outfielder ... Earned First Team All-District 11-6A as a junior for the Red Raiders ... As a sophomore, he led the team with a .425 average with 27 runs scored ... Helped lead Robert E. Lee to its 14th straight playoff appearance as a junior after hitting .342 with 19 RBI's and a .432 on base percentage.

Personal: Born on November 16, 1997 to David and Melinda Bates in Tyler, Texas ... Has one sister, Zoe.

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