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Rob Herrmann – Catcher

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Name

Rob Herrmann

Status - Summer ball (March to October)

Available

Status - Winter ball (October to March)

Available

Date of Birth (dd/mm/year)

26

Height / Weight

175cm / 85kg

Main Position

Catcher

Second position(s)

INF

Throws

Right

Bats

Right

Birth Place

Ithaca, New York

Current Residency & Passports Held

US Resident with passport

College

Fredonia State University

Professional Experience

US Independent, European Professional, Other professional

Previous Teams

Summer 2008: Allegany Nitros (New York Collegiate League)
Summer 2009: Carolina Hurricanes (Great South Collegiate League)
Summer 2010: New York Empires (New York Pro Development League)
Winter 2011: Palm Desert Coyotes (California Winter League)
Summer 2011: Las Cruces Vaqueros (Pecos League)
Fall 2011: Denver Diamantes, Liga Latina de Colorado
Winter 2011-2012: Tuggeranong Vikings (Canberra Australia)
Summer 2012: Trinidad Triggers (Pecos League)
Winter 2012-2013: Tuggeranong Vikings (Canberra Australia)
Summer 2013: Paderborn Untouchables (German Bundesliga)
Summer 2014: Montpellier Barracudas (French Elite)

Achievements / Accomplishments

Named All-Conference for all four college seasons 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Named New York All-Region for two college seasons 2010 and 2011
Named to All-Star team in both US professional seasons 2011 and 2012
Named to All-Star team in first European season 2013
Played for EU International Stars, champions of Prague Baseball Week 2013, 2014

Testimonials

“I don’t think there is any question how good he was here, He made the all-conference team four times. As far as catching, he is hands down the best I have seen in my 20 years of coaching college baseball. He is easily the best catcher I have ever seen or played against.” – Fredonia State University baseball coach Matt Palisin. (matthew.palisin@fredonia.edu, or 716-673-3743)

About Me

I have played two professional seasons in the US Pecos League, and was named to the All-Star Team for both seasons. I was considered the best defensive catcher in the league, and a durable, well respected team leader with excellent pop time, game calling and blocking skills. I work hard at making my pitchers better. I am an excellent hitter for average with gap power, and hold my college team’s record for career doubles.

I am primarily a catcher, but can play any position in the field. I was the #1 starting pitcher for my high school teams, and have pitched since then when needed in Australia.

I served as an assistant college coach the year after my graduation. For the last two winter seasons, in addition to playing in Australia, I have coached an under 16 club team. As well as my own team and the under 18 Capital Territory National Championship teams. The past two winter seasons I have volunteered with two local high school baseball programs. I have also run baseball instructional camps for younger players for the last two Australian seasons, and volunteered at several levels with other teams.

I am also featured on baseballjobsoverseas podcast with David Burns, accessible at: http://www.baseballjobsoverseas.com/2013/12/24/ibc-podcast-e16-german-bundesliga-baseball-rob-herrmann/

Desired destinations

Australia, Almost Anywhere, South Africa

Contact Information

email: herr7125@fredonia.edu or rherrmann55@gmail.com

cell Australia: 437 742 540 (country code 61)
US Cell: 607-351-7402 (country code 001)

UA-36923683-1
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