Greg Fettes reached base in all four of his plate appearances on Wednesday.
43rd round draft pick in the 2011 MLB Draft (Tigers)
Outlook After a strong fall and a productive redshirt season, has positioned himself for playing time behind the plate ... Has a strong, physical frame with the ability to be a shut-down defender and provide power production at the plate ... Was the story of the 2012 Fall World Series, leading his White team to the series win with a 8-for-10 performance, adding a double and two RBI ... Opened up the three-game FWS on a 6-for-6 stretch ... Had the fifth-most quality at bats during the fall practice season.
Summer Played in nine games in the Northwoods League for the Willmar Stingers ... Batted .138 (4-for-29) with two RBI, one steal and a 4-7 walk-strikeout ratio.
2012 Redshirted season ... Was vital to the development of the pitching staff throughout the preseason and spring.
High School One of the top high school catchers in the nation, turned down the Tigers as a 43rd round draft pick in the 2011 MLB Draft to attend Kentucky ... A two-time all-state selection and a member of the East/West All-Star Game ... Named team MVP three years ... Set single-season school records for homers (11) and RBI (49) and the career record for homers (27) ... Hit six homers as a senior and had 11 homers as a junior, with a .500 average and 49 RBI ... Had seven homers and 31 RBI as a sophomore and three homers as a freshman ... Led Lamphere to the league championship three years and the district championship as a junior ... Played for coach Adam Wooley ... Also played two years of football.
Personal Full name is Gregory Kiel Fettes ... Son of Greg, Shelia and Melanie ... Born Jan. 15, 1993 in Madison Heights, Mich. ... Has six siblings, including brothers Jason (23), Tim (21), Chris (18), Austin (16) and Joe (14) and sister Leanne (25) ... Cousin Anthony played basketball for Eastern Kentucky.