Crimson Tide and Wildcats set to play doubleheader on Saturday
SENIOR (2012) Hitting: In 32 appearances, he started at DH 27 times ... had a .182 average with two home runs and 10 RBI ... Recorded seven multi-hit games and one multi-RBI game ... Posted his fifth double of the season along with a run and an RBI against Georgia (May 17) ... Recorded his fourth double of the season in the game one of the series at Kentucky (May 11) ... Had two hits in the first game of the series versus Mississippi State (May 4) including his third double of the season ... Went 4-for-12 on the weekend at South Carolina, recording one RBI and his second double of the season ... Recorded his first double of the season at Samford (April 24) ... Had one of Alabama's two hits in game two of the series at No. 3 LSU (April 14) ... Notched his first career triple at Alabama in the bottom of the sixth inning in the first game of the series versus Mississippi (March 23) ... Was 2-for-4 in the win over Mississippi (March 24), and had a leadoff single in the ninth to set up Brett Booth's walk-off home run ... Recorded an RBI when his fielder's choice allowed Dugas to score and tie the game, which was part of the ninth inning comeback against Samford (March 14) ... Had a career night against Southern Mississippi (March 13) going 2-for-4 with two home runs and four RBIs, becoming the first player since Jake Smith (Samford, May 12, 2010) to hit two home runs in a single game ... Made his third pinch-hit appearance of the year against Oral Roberts (March 11), contributing an RBI sacrifice fly in the seventh inning that gave Alabama a 2-1 lead ... Had the third three-hit game of his career in the second game of the series at Tulane (March 3) ... Started his first game of the season in game two of the series against Florida Atlantic as the designated hitter ... Made his season debut as a pinch hitter in game two of the series against FAU (Feb. 18)
SENIOR (2012) Pitching: In his five appearances, he went 0-2 posting a 4.05 ERA in 6.2 innings pitched ... Took the second loss of his career after pitching 1.0 inning at Kentucky (May 12), allowing one earned run, walking three and striking out one ... Threw 0.1 innings in the last game of the series against No. 23 Auburn (4.8), allowing no runs off one hit ... pitched a career-high 2.2 innings in the second game of the series at Tennessee (3.31) facing 10 batters allowing one hit and one walk ... In his second appearance on the mound this season he allowed two hits, one earned run, one walk and one strikeout in 1.0 inning of work at Troy (3.20) ... In his first appearance as a pitcher this season, he threw for 1.2 innings at Arkansas (3.16) allowing two hits, one earned run, one walk and one strikeout.
JUNIOR (2011): Made an impact in his first year at Alabama ... named SEC Player of the Week (3/28) going 7-for-16 (.438) with two home runs, 10 RBI and four runs in four games ... saw time as both a pitcher and a hitter during the year ... finished the season with a 6.23 ERA in nine appearances, tossing 8.2 innings and striking out five batters ... as a hitter, Rosecrans ended his first year at the Capstone with a .248 average, knocking in 21 RBI and scoring 15 runs while homering three times ...Tallahassee Regional: Appeared as both a hitter and a pitcher in the four games ... started all four games as a DH, going 4-for-13 with two runs and two RBI while walking three times and getting hit by one pitch ... came in to pitch 1.2 innings allowing two earned runs on four hits while walking one Seminole in the elimination game against Florida State (6/6). South Carolina: Made one appearance as a pinch hitter in game three of the series against the Gamecocks ... went 0-for-1 at the dish. Auburn: Appeared in all three games ... pitched in both games of the doubleheader and came in as a pinch hitter in Sunday's finale ... earned a walk in his lone at-bat ... went 1.0 inning total in both appearances, allowing two earned runs on three hits while walking one Tiger. LSU: Made one appearance on the mound, going 0.2 innings, walking one Tiger batter to close out game three of the series (5/8). Mississippi State: Made two appearances on the mound vs. the Bulldogs while also acting as the DH in game three of the weekend series ... went 1.2 innings, allowing one run on four hits while striking out two batters in game one of the doubleheader (4/30) ... went 0.0 innings, allowing two runs - one earned - on three hits on the mound while going 1-for-4 with one walk at the plate in game three of the series (5/1). Florida: Made two appearances on the weekend, starting game two at DH and coming in for one inning of work on the mound in game three (4/24) ... went 0-for-4 with a walk at the dish ... threw 1.0 inning, allowing no hits and no runs. Samford: Came in as a pitcher vs. the Bulldogs ... went 1.2 innings, allowing one hit and no runs. Tennessee: Started two games at DH - the Thursday game and game one of Saturday's doubleheader ... went 0-for-7 with two runs and a HBP in those two games. MVSU: Made one appearance in game two (4/13) as a pitcher ... in his first appearance on the mound for the Tide, Rosecrans went 1.0 inning, striking out all three batters he faced. Vanderbilt: Played in three games on the weekend, starting the first two at DH and coming in as a pinch hitter in game three ... went 0-for-6 during his time at the plate. Samford: Got the start at DH ... went 1-for-4 on the night. Arkansas: Went 3-for-11 with one run, RBI and walk for the weekend. USA: Started the game at DH ... went 0-for-4 on the night. UAB-Regions: Went 3-for-4 with one run on the night. Kentucky: Started all three games on the weekend at DH ... went 4-for-11 with two runs, six RBI and two walks ... went 1-for-3 with one run, one walk and two RBI, with that lone hit being his team-leading third homer of the year. Jacksonville State: Had a standout night in his start at the DH spot ... went 3-for-4 with two runs and four RBI ... one of his three hits included his second homer of the season. Mississippi: Started game one at DH (3/18) ... went 0-for-2 at the plate while getting hit by a pitch once. Auburn (Riverwalk): Went 0-for-4 against the Tigers. EIU: Had the game-winning hit in the bottom of the 9th inning in the opening game ... was 3-for-5 for the series with two RBI, a run and a double. Georgia (Coolray): Started the game at first base ... went 0-for-2 on the night. Troy: Started the game at DH ... went 0-for-4 with one walk. NWSU: Appeared in two games, getting the start at first base in game one of the three-game series (3/4) ... went 1-for-5 with an RBI in his two appearances. Southern Mississippi: Made the start at catcher ... went 2-for-5 with two runs and two RBI ... hit his first home run in a Tide uniform. USA Classic: Saw action in all three games, starting the first two at first base and the last one as the DH ... went 1-for-8 on the weekend earning five walks with at least one in each game. Alabama State: Pinch-hit in the bottom of the eighth ... continued the game at catcher. Alcorn State: Started all three games, two at DH and one at catcher ... went 4-for-11 with two runs and three RBI ... went 2-for-4 with one run and two RBI in his UA debut (2/18).
SOPHOMORE (2010 - Grayson County College): Second-Team American Baseball Coaches Association All-American selection ... hit .469 (84-for-179) with 14 home runs and 72 RBI in 50 games ... finished the season fourth nationally in the NJCAA in on-base percentage (.571), 12th in hitting (.469), tied for 14th in home runs (14) and tied for 24th in RBI (72) ... led the Vikings in seven offensive categories: hitting (.469), hits (84), runs scored (64), doubles (17), home runs (14), RBI (72) and on-base percentage (.571).
FRESHMAN (2009 - Wichita State): Hit .259 (28-for-108) with 10 RBI in 37 games for the Shockers ... added four doubles and scored nine runs, primarily as the designated hitter.
PERSONAL: Full name is Levi Joshua Rosecrans ... parents are Levi and Tracy Rosecrans.