Southern Illinois Miners

Daniel Comstock
Daniel Comstock
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 210
Hometown: Petaluma, CA
Previous College: Menlo College
Position: C

Born: 09/24/1993

Bats/Throws: R/R

2017 Status: Experienced

- Entering first season with Southern Illinois in 2017

- Played two seasons for the Rookie-level AZL Diamondbacks in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization, batting .200 with six doubles and seven RBIs in 19 games played in 2016 and .247 with 14 RBIs in 30 games in 2015

- Drafted in the 18th round of the 2015 MLB Draft by the Diamondbacks out of Menlo College (NAIA, CA); upon being drafted, held Menlo’s career records for hits, doubles, home runs and RBIs

- Had a storied three-year career at Menlo, hitting .393 with 20 doubles, 16 home runs, 56 runs scored and 56 RBIs in 55 games as a junior in 2015 to earn NAIA West Group Player of the Year as well as 2nd Team NAIA All-American honors while ranking second in the Golden State Athletic Conference in homers and on-base percentage (.482) and third in slugging percentage (.720)

- Also batted .350 as a sophomore in 2014 with 24 doubles, seven homers and 39 RBIs, earning NAIA All-West Group Team honors