#33 Jon Griffin, 1B


Position: 1B
Date of Birth: 04/29/1989
Height: 6' 6"   Weight: 230 lbs
Bats: R
Throws: R
Resides: Bradenton, FL
Birth Place: Bradenton, FL
Previous Team: NEW BRITAIN - 2016
Highest Level: AA


First player to sign a contract in Bees franchise history, signed on February 18, 2016, acquired in a trade with Long Island for Dan Blewett

2016: Led the Bees with 67 RBI, named to the Red, White and Blue All-Defensive Team at first base…led Atlantic League in games started at first base (124)

2015: Released by AA Mobile (Arizona Diamondbacks), signed with independent Long Island (Atlantic), hit 13 HR and 57 RBI in 92 games

2014: Hit 15 HR in 109 games with AA Mobile

2013: Had 62 RBI in 103 combined games between Mobile and A Visalia (Diamondbacks)

2012: Hit 28 home runs and had 102 RBI in 133 combined games between Mobile and Visalia

2011: Drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 21st round of the MLB Amateur Draft, signed on June 9, hit 18 home runs in his first season with Rookie Missoula (71 games)

2017 Roster »
3 James Skelton C
19 Nick Murphy C
2 Jake McGuiggan IF
5 Michael Baca IF
8 Yusuke Kajimoto IF
9 Tsuyoshi Fujiwara IF
33 Jon Griffin 1B
35 Jovan Rosa 3B
6 Jamar Walton OF
10 Michael Crouse OF
28 Conor Bierfeldt OF
4 Brandon League P
12 Greg Nappo P
13 Nate Roe P
15 Brandon Shimo P
18 Kyle Simon P
20 Brandon Fry P
21 Mike Hepple P
23 Nick Greenwood P
25 Casey Coleman P
30 Brian Dupra P
32 Jonathan Pettibone P
16 Stan Cliburn Manager
24 Craig Maddox DH/Hitting Coach
22 Shawn Gilblair P/Pitching Coach
11 Daisuke Yoshida First Base/Bench Coach
7 Ivan Villaescusa C
40 Mike Lee P

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