Michael Aldrete
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Salinas, Calif.

High School:
Salinas HS '08

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 155

Position:
IF

Major:
Undeclared-Exploratory

Bats: Right
Throws: Right

SALINAS HS '08: Captured first-team All-Tri-County Athletic League and All-Monterey County honors during final two seasons... Added All-Central Coast Section first-team and All-State Underclassmen distinction as a junior... Batted .410 with 32 RBIs and 19 stolen bases in 2008... Also posted 2-0 record with 1.25 ERA and seven saves on the mound... Hit .350 with 5 homers, 27 RBIs and 12 bags in 2007... Led Cowboys to back-to-back 20-win seasons and quarterfinal berth at 2008 CCS tournament... Earned second-team All-TCAL accolades as a sophomore.

PERSONAL: Born in Carmel, Calif.... Has yet to declare a major... Parents are Mike & Gina Aldrete... Father starred at Stanford then played 10 seasons in majors, earning a 1996 World Series ring with New York... Sports hero is Derek Jeter (also a member of that '96 Yankees squad)... Career aspirations are to play major league baseball then go into agriculture.