Southern Illinois Miners

9 Luis Jean
9 Luis Jean
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 195
Hometown: San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic
Position: INF

Born: 08/17/1994

Bats/Throws: R/R

2018 Status: Experienced

- Entering first season with Southern Illinois in 2018

Played six seasons in the Colorado Rockies organization, playing in 61 games last year at Double-A Hartford with a .213 average and 11 RBIs

- Strong defender on the infield who has experience at shortstop, second base and third base with a career fielding percentage of .958

- Batted .235 with 24 RBIs, 10 doubles and 17 stolen bases in 26 attempts in 82 games at A-Advanced Modesto in 2016

- Hit .267 with 31 RBIs, 12 doubles and 27 stolen bases in 38 attempts in 89 games at Single-A Asheville in 2015

- Signed with the Rockies at age 17 out of the Dominican Republic