Kevin James
Kevin  James


El Cajon, Calif.

High School:
Granite Hills HS '04

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195



Bats: Left
Throws: Right

2007: Started 27 of 35 games played... Batted .279 (29-for-104) with 6 doubles, one home run and 16 RBIs in only 104 at-bats... Had nine multiple hit games, all of the two-hit variety.... Compiled a 9-game hitting streak (5/5-5/26), batting .364 with 8 RBIs... Best game was against UC Irvine (4/28), hitting a 3-run shot to right to lift Aggies to a 3-2 victory.

2006: Played in 35 games, starting 24... Finished 25-for-96 (.260) at the plate, including 7 doubles and 10 RBIs... Had 4 multi-hit games, all in the second half of the season... Batted 2-for-4 with a double and homer in season finale vs. Stanford (5/27)... Batted 8-for-20 (.400) during last six games (5/14-27)... Hit 3-for-5 with a double and 2 RBIs vs. Cal Poly (5/14).

2005: Started 27 of 38 games played, all at DH or as a pinch hitter... Batted .272 (25-for-92) with 6 doubles and a triple... Was team's top pinch hitter, finishing 5-for-12 (.417) with 2 doubles in that role... Had 6 multi-hit games... Went 2-for-4 with a triple and 2 RBI at Cal (4/26)... Batted 4-for-10 in three-game homestand with UC Santa Barbara (4/8-4/10).

GRANITE HILLS HS '04: Two-time MVP as a first baseman... Batted .484 with 6 homers and 45 RBI as a junior, then improved those numbers to .532-7-46 as a senior... Attended Francis Parker HS as a freshman, helping team capture Southern Section D-IV title in 2001... Also played football, winning Coaches' Award as an outside linebacker... Played club ball for San Diego Prospects.

PERSONAL: Born in El Cajon, Calif.... Majoring in economics... Parents are John & Marcella James... Nickname is "Moose"... Lists his father as his non-sports hero, Albert Pujols as his sports hero.