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Ben Moore
Ben Moore

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Cullman, Ala.

High School:
Cullman

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 205

Position:
OF/C

Experience:
2L

B-T:
R-R



07/10/2014

99 Alabama Student-Athletes Named to SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll

The Crimson Tide was one of three schools with 95 or more honorees

06/27/2014

Ben Moore Signs Contract with Red Sox

Moore is third junior from 2014 Crimson Tide roster to sign professional contract

06/06/2014

Ben Moore Selected in Eighth Round of 2014 MLB Draft

Moore selected by the Boston Red Sox with the 254th overall pick

05/27/2014

Three Alabama Baseball Players Earn All-SEC Honors

Ben Moore, Wade Wass and Thomas Burrows earn SEC postseason recognition

05/16/2014

The Battle Plan

Seventeen of our teams posted scores that were above the national average in their respective sports for the figures that cover the four-year period from the 2008-09 through 2012-13 school years.

04/10/2014

Preview: Ben Moore Previews Auburn

Preview: Ben Moore Previews Auburn

03/12/2014

Kentucky Preview: Ben Moore

Kentucky Preview: Ben Moore

02/25/2014

Ben Moore Previews Southern Miss and Louisiana-Lafayette

Ben Moore Previews Southern Miss and Louisiana-Lafayette

02/19/2014

Saint Louis Series Recap

Saint Louis Series Recap

10/31/2013

2013 Scout Day

2013 Scout Day

Career Awards
2013 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
2012 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball
2012 SEC All-Freshman Team
2012 SEC All-Freshman Team by SEBaseball.com
SEC Freshman of the Week, April 27, 2012
SEC Freshman of the Week, Feb. 27, 2012

JUNIOR (2014)
Was a 2014 Tallahassee All-Regional team selection ... was picked by coaches for the All-SEC Second Team ... paced Alabama with nine home runs, 115 total bases and eight stolen bases in 2014, while finishing tied for the team lead in hits (73) and runs batted in (39) ... finished second on the team in batting average (.305) ... led Alabama in five categories against conference foes, including runs scored (21), hits (34), home runs (5), total bases (53) and stolen bases (3) ... started all 61 games in right field in 2014 and has played in all 179 over his career, starting the last 178 ... had a career-high 13-game hitting streak from 4.15 to 5.4, including multi-hit games in eight straight games from 4.15 to 4.26, hitting .500 (17-of-34) with three home runs, a triple, four doubles, 10 RBI and 11 runs scored over that span ... went 6-for-19 (.316), highlighted by a two-double, three RBI effort against Georgia Southern (6.1) ... accounted for the game-winning run on a solo home run against No. 16 Mississippi State (5.17) ... belted his eighth home run of the season in the win over No. 6 LSU (5.10) ... hit a single, double and triple against Southern Mississippi (4.22) ... hit a go-ahead solo home run in the ninth as well as a two-run double at No. 29 Tennessee (4.20) ... had multiple-hit games against Jackson State (4.15) and at UAB (4.16), including the Tide's second grand slam of 2014 ... had a pair of hits and three runs scored in the opener at Arkansas (3.21) ... posted a three-run home run against Alcorn State (3.18) ... hit .545 (6-for-11) in the series against MVSU, highlighted by a home run and a pair of singles on Saturday (3.8), with a pair of doubles and two RBI in the finale (3.9) ... went 5-for-12 (.417) and reached base safely in each game of the series at No. 10 Louisiana ... had three singles in the opener (2.28) and added a stolen base, then wrapped up the series with two hits, two runs and two RBI in the series finale on 3.2 ... reached base in each game against Stephen F. Austin, highlighted by a single, RBI double, and two runs scored on 2.22 ... got a hit in each game against Saint Louis, including a hit, walk, HBP, stolen base, RBI, and two runs scored on 2.16.

Sophomore (2013)
Was a 2013 SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll honoree ... hit .280 and set career highs with four home runs and a team-leading 41 RBI ... ranked fifth in the SEC in triples (4), eighth in stolen bases (16) and 15th in RBI ... finished the conference slate with a .261 average, two home runs and 14 RBI ... got the start in all 63 games for the Crimson Tide, 61 in the outfield and two behind the plate ... was among Alabama's most consistent offensive threats, leading the team in triples, RBI, total bases (101) and stolen bases ... ranked second on the club in at-bats (243), hits (68), doubles and slugging percentage (.416) ... finished second on the squad in conference play with five doubles, two home runs and 46 total bases ... turned in a team-leading 23 multiple-hit performances, including two three-hit efforts ... posted 10 multi-RBI games, with six three-RBI outings ... performed in the clutch throughout the season, leading the team with six game-winning RBI ... scored the game-winning run four times ... longest hitting streak of the season was seven games, reached base in nine straight games and went 43 straight games without an error ... tied Andrew Miller for the team lead with five outfield assists, after throwing out four runners at the plate and one at third base ... reached base three times in the extra-inning win over No. 1 Vanderbilt (5.17), on a single and a pair of walks ... registered two hits in each game of the Missouri series for a .429 average (6-for-14) in three games ... blasted his fourth home run and added another RBI in the ninth-inning comeback versus Missouri (5.12) ... finished the final two midweek games of the season against Mississippi Valley State and Troy with a of .556 (5-for-9) average and back-to-back multi-hit performances ... led the Tide offensively versus MVSU (5.7), with a pair of singles, an RBI, a run scored and three stolen bases ... his three stolen bases against MVSU were the most by a Tide player since Ross Wilson swiped three bags versus LSU on May 30, 2010 ... hit 3-for-5 with three RBI and two runs scored in 11-2 win over No. 25 Troy (5.8) ...went 3-for-6 in the Texas A&M series ... led the offense in game one against the Aggies (4.26) with a pair of walks and a two-run home run, as well as in game two (4.27) with a single and a double ... recorded a pair of doubles with two runs scored and the game-winning RBI in win over Southern Mississippi (4.24) ... had a pair of singles and a stolen base in the 16-inning game versus No. 2 LSU (4.20) ... posted three RBI on a double and a triple versus UAB (4.16) ... reached base safely in each game of the Mississippi series ... turned in a multi-hit effort in the opener against Alcorn State (4.9) and a two-RBI triple in the second game (4.10) ... had a triple and a run scored in each of the first two games at Auburn ... notched his 10th multi-hit game of the season, going 2-for-4 against UAB (3.26) ... had a hit in all three games of the Georgia series, including two hits in games one and three of the series ... scored two runs versus Jacksonville State (3.20) ... reached base five times at Samford (3.19) on a single, a double and three walks, adding three runs scored and a couple of RBI ... stayed hot versus Tennessee, reaching base multiple times with a double in each game, including two multi-hit games ... reached base four times in the series opener versus Tennessee (3.15), including a three-run double and a stolen base ... posted his fifth multi-hit game of the year against Memphis (3.13), notching two singles with two stolen bases ... reached base three times in the series opener at No. 5 Louisville (3.8) on a single and two walks, plus a stolen base ... had a monster game in the series finale against the Cardinals, going 3-for-3 with a home run, a double, a single, a walk, two runs scored and three RBI ... turned in two multi-hit games in the Tulane series, including a double, walk, two runs scored, two RBI and a stolen base in the finale (3.3) ... stroked a hit and stole a base to set up his run scored versus Samford (2.26) ... had a single, three walks, a run scored and a stolen base in the Florida Atlantic series ... in the second game at FAU (2.23), had two walks, a stolen base and a run scored ... hit Alabama's first home run of the season in game two against VMI (2.16), posting three RBI in the game ... finished that opening weekend with four RBI, three runs scored and a pair of walks.

Freshman (2012)
Named to the 2012 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-America team ... SEC All-Freshman Team selection ... also named to the SEC All-Freshman Team by SEBaseball.com ... named SEC Freshman of the Week on April 27 and Feb. 27 ... second on the team with a .342 batting average to finish 10th overall in the SEC, while his .345 average during conference play ranked third in the SEC ... second on the team in runs (33) and doubles (10), tied for second in hits (68) and third with 31 RBI ... led the team with nine multi-RBI games, while also posting 17 multi-hit games ... had a team season-high 13-game hitting streak (3.23- 4.13) hitting .420 (21-for-50) during the streak ... second on the team with a 26-game reaching base safely streak (3.3-4.13) ... started in 54-of-55 games played, 24 at catcher and 29 in right field ... hit safely in a team-best 45-of-55 games ... led the team with 10 stolen bases (10-for-12) ... was second on the team with a .345 average during SEC play ... scored 14 runs while driving in 13 against SEC competition, adding three doubles, 10 walks and 5-for-6 in stolen base attempts ... hit 4-for-10 in the final series of the season against Georgia, posting two hits in the first two games of the series ... had two runs and two RBI with one hit against Troy (5.15), plus a season-high two sacrifice bunts ... had four hits, one run and one RBI in the series versus Mississippi State ... went 1-for-3 with two RBI and a run scored in the win over Samford (4.24) ... named the SEC Freshman of the Week on April 27 after posting a season-high four hits in the third game of the series versus Vanderbilt, going 8-for-11 (.727) over the weekend with two doubles, four runs and three RBI ... hit 3-for-8 in two games against Mississippi Valley State (4.19), which included his second home run of the season in the series opener ... finished the series against No. 23 Auburn with a .333 average (4-for-12), one RBI and two runs scored ... posted three hits in five at-bats with two runs, a double and two RBI at South Alabama (4.3) ... went 6-for-10 in the series at Tennessee, with one run, two RBI, two walks and getting hit by a pitch twice ... was 2-for-3 and had two RBI in the first game of the series versus Mississippi (3.23) ... his grounder forced the fielder's choice that allowed teammate Andrew Miller to score the game-winning run against Samford (3.13) ... hit 2-for-3 with a double, two runs and an RBI against Louisville 3.10) ... recorded his first career triple against Auburn (3.6) ... named the SEC Freshman of the Week on Feb. 27 after finishing the Arkansas-Pine Bluff series with a .571 batting average and leading the team with five RBI plus six runs scored, also posting a .692 on-base percentage as he reached base in 9-of-13 trips to the plate, which included his first home run, three walks and two HBP ... started at catcher in game two and in right field in game three of the opening weekend series against Florida Atlantic, going 2-for-3 with a double and two runs scored in the series finale.

High School
Set the Cullman High School single-season record with a .506 batting average in 2011 ... also established school season records with 22 home runs, 27 doubles, 83 RBI, 86 hits, and 77 runs scored as a senior... his 22 home runs broke his own school record of 15 as a junior ... named the 2011 5A Hitter of the Year as well as 5A first team all-state ... a 2011 Cullman Times all-area team selection as well as a 2011 Super All-State honoree ... named a preseason Southeast Region Honorable Mention All-American by Perfect Game ... was awarded the 2011 Danny Ashley Award for strong character and determination to succeed ... also received the Kevin McNutt Award for Athlete of the Year ... named the 2010 area player of the year and first team all-state ... two-sport athlete who rushed for 2,036 yards (second in school history) as a senior on the CHS football team.

Personal
Born Benjamin Cole Moore on Sept. 22, 1992, in Denver, Colo. ... son of Stuart and Johnann Moore ... both parents attended the University of Alabama ... has an older brother Stuart and a younger sister Morgan ... was a member of his school's SGA, Key Club and Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... majoring in human performance exercise science.

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