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- Tyler Mims
Tyler Mims

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Hoover, Ala.

High School:
Hoover HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 210

Position:
C/1B/OF

B/T:
R/R



04/13/2013

Game Two Walk-Off Gives UAB Split With Memphis

Blazers split doubleheader on Ryan Prinzing's walk-off RBI single in game two

04/03/2013

Blazers Top Jax State, 8-2, In Rain Shortened Contest

Game was called after seven innings due to rain accumulating on field

03/16/2013

Baseball Falls To No. 24 Indiana, 12-3

The Blazers will take on Dartmouth on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. CT

03/14/2013

UAB Baseball To Compete in RussMatt Invitational

Trip highlighted by match-up with No. 24 Indiana

03/12/2013

Long Ball Powers Baseball Past Troy, 9-3

UAB scored in each of the first three innings to cruise past Troy

2013 (Sophomore)
- Made 49 starts in 56 appearances, seeing action at first base and designated hitter
- Hit at a .229 (39-for-170) clip with 23 runs, 16 RBI and 15 walks
- Went 5-for-7 in stolen bases
- Recorded 10 multi-hit games and scored two runs in four separate contests
- Strung together a seven game hit streak from March 8-17
- Contributed two runs off a career-best four hits against Savannah State (April 5), also knocked in two runs
- Named to the Conference USA All-Academic Team
- Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Conference USA Academic Medal recipient

2012 (Freshman)
- Started 22 games and saw playing time in 39 contests, seeing time in the outfield, catcher, and designated hitter
- Hit .292 (26-for-89) with 16 runs scored and 15 RBI
- Participated in 16 league games, making eight starts, and hit at a .286 (10-for-35) clip
- Registered a .396 on-base percentage, which featured 13 walks
- Recorded eight multi-hit games and a pair of two-plus RBI contests
- First collegiate RBI proved to be the game winner in the season opening 2-1 win against Clemson (Feb. 17) on a sac fly
- Strung together four starts with two or more hits (April 3-8) and hit .500 (9-for-18) during that stretch
- Knocked in a run against Mississippi State (June 2) at the Tallahassee Regional
- Member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Conference USA Academic Medal recipient
- Played summer ball for the Woodstock River Bandits of the Valley League

2011 (Redshirt Season)
- Did not see any action during his redshirt season
- Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and earned the Conference USA Academic Medal

High School/Prep
- Played for head coach Rick Davis at Hoover HS
- A 2010 All-State selection and team MVP
- Participated in the Alabama Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Weekend
- A two-time All-Metro selection
- Hit .423 as a senior with a .529 on-base percentage, 15 doubles, and 22 RBI
- Walked 26 times and struck out just nine as a senior
- Helped Hoover to the 6A state championship in 2008
- Hit .380 with a .520 on-base percentage, seven doubles, and 19 RBI as a junior in 2009
- Hit .333 as a sophomore in 2008 with a .447 on-base percentage, eight doubles and 17 RBI
- Played summer baseball for the Excel Baseball Academy in Oxford, Ala.
- Was a linebacker for the Hoover HS football team
- Helped Hoover HS to a state runner-up finish on the gridiron in 2008 and earned the Bucs' Coaches Award
- A member of the National Honor Society and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Personal
Tyler Alan Mims ... born Sept. 20, 1991 ... parents are Alan and Leda Mims ... has two brothers ... majoring in industrial distribution.