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- Grant Addison
Grant Addison

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Winfield, Ala.

High School:
Winfield

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 220

Position:
RHP

Birthdate:
04/04/1985

B/T:
R/R



AS A SENIOR (2007)
Appeared in 18 games and got three starts ... earned a 3-2 record and boasted a 2.86 ERA to lead the UAB staff ... totaled 44.0 innings for the year and struck out 31 batters ... opponents managed to hit just .242 against the right-hander ... got the start against Tulane at the Conference USA Tournament, a game he lost after 4.0 innings of work in which he allowed three earned runs and struck out four ... earned his third win of the season against No. 29 East Carolina on May 18 by throwing 7.1 innings and allowing just one earned run ... pitched a complete game at Marshall on May 13, allowing no earned runs and fanning three ... earned his first win of the season at Tulane on May 4, throwing 2.1 innings in which he allowed no hits or runs ... pitched three innings of relief against Southern Miss on April 22, allowing no earned runs and striking out one ... helped the team beat Jacksonville State on April 18 by throwing 2.1 innings of relief in which he recorded three strikeouts ... went 1.1 innings against Memphis on April 15, striking out two and allowing one earned run ... put in 2.2 innings of relief at Houston on April 7, striking out four and allowing no earned runs ... allowed two runs in 1.1 innings against Samford on March 28 to get hit with his first loss of the season ... threw 1.1 innings against Troy on March 20, allowing one run ... put in 2.0 innings of work against Purdue on March 14, allowing just one run ... allowed just one earned run which came at No. 14 Arizona State ... recorded three strikeouts in his first outing of the season at Alabama A&M ... spoke to students at Hill Elementary as part of UAB's Blazer Classroom Connection.

AS A JUNIOR (2006)
Appeared in 14 games, earning an overall record of 1-1, in addition to making two saves ... struck out 21 batters, while walking 14 ... struck out two batters in one inning of work in the Conference USA Tournament against Memphis on May 25 ... Picked up his second save of the season at UCF on April 22, pitching 1.1 innings with two strikeouts and no earned runs ... made his first start of the season at Rice on April 9, giving the Blazers 4.0 good innings as he gave up just two earned runs against one of the toughest lineups in the nation ... earned the first save of his career against Georgia State on March 8 as he pitched 1.0 inning in which he struck out one and gave up one hit ... shut down two batters to earn his first victory of the season at Samford on March 1.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2005)
Pitched 33.1 innings in 12 appearances, including five starts ... four of those starts were against C-USA opponents ... started and pitched 3.2 innings in his final appearance of the season at Louisville May 21 ... did not allow a hit in three innings of relief at Southern Miss on May 8 ... started and allowed just one earned run on five hits while striking out a career-high five batters in five innings at No. 12 Alabama May 4 ... worked a scoreless inning of relief in victory over Samford March 30 ... allowed just one run on four hits in four innings of work out of the bullpen on March 15 versus Butler.

AS A FRESHMAN (2004)
Made 12 appearances as a freshman, including nine starts ... finished the season 1-2 with a 6.92 ERA ... pitched a scoreless inning in the season opener at Alabama State on Feb. 17 ... went five innings in his first collegiate start, allowing three runs on four hits against Murray State on Feb. 21 ... picked up the loss at Auburn on April 6 ... earned his first career victory on April 23 at Charlotte with five innings of work ... started and did not allow a hit in 3.1 innings in a 10-2 victory at TCU on May 9.

WINFIELD HIGH SCHOOL
A four-year letterwinner in baseball for coach Mike Jenkins ... a member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL
Grant Thomas Addison ... born April 4, 1985, in Columbus, Miss. ... parents are Steve and Darlene Addison ... majoring in civil engineering.

Addison's Career Stats


Year       ERA   W-L   App  GS  CG SHO/CBO  SV     IP    H    R   ER   BB   SO  2B  3B  HR    BF  B/Avg  WP HBP SFA SHA
2004....  6.92   1-2    12   9   0   0/1     0   39.0   51   37   30   28   27   5   0   6     0   .323   3   4   3   4
2005....  7.29   0-2    12   5   0   0/1     0   33.1   40   28   27   19   18   8   1   3   162   .305   5  10   0   1
2006....  8.71   1-1    14   2   0   0/0     2   20.2   25   22   20   14   21   5   0   4   103   .294   1   2   1   1
2007....  2.86   3-2    18   3   1   0/1     0   44.0   43   22   14   25   31   9   0   1   209   .242  10   5   0   1
TOTAL...  5.98   5-7    56  19   1   0/3     2  137.0  159  109   91   86   97  27   1  14   474   .288  19  21   4   7