Josh Mazzola

#13 JOSH MAZZOLA – 3B
Height: 6-2 Weight: 195
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Born: San Diego, California
Resides: Santee, California
High School: Santana (Santee, California)
College: Missouri State University (Springfield, Missouri – “Bears”)
Draft: NDFA – SF – 2008
Born: 4/10/86 Opening Night Age: 32
Classification: VETERAN

Career Highlights: 11th season of professional baseball and fifth overall with the Goldeyes…signed by the Goldeyes on 4/16/18…member of the Goldeyes’ 2012 American Association championship team…career .276 average with 140 home runs and 589 RBI in 884 games played…559 career runs scored with 200 doubles, 23 triples, 69 stolen bases, and 326 walks…lifetime .351 on-base percentage and .477 slugging percentage…career .943 fielding percentage in 399 games at third base…career .994 fielding percentage in 219 games at first base…has also seen extensive playing time at shortstop and in the outfield…has averaged 103 runs scored, 37 doubles, 26 home runs, and 108 RBI per 162 games played as a professional…career .282 hitter with runners in scoring position (961 AB)…lifetime .309 hitter in 81 at bats with the bases loaded, including four grand slam home runs…career .288 average with 40 home runs and 144 RBI in 212 games at Shaw Park…has helped his team to a winning record in nine of 10 professional seasons, including six playoff berths and three championships…Goldeyes’ all-time leader in home runs (70)…ranks second on American Association career home run list (105) and third in RBI (404)…has played in 594 of a possible 599 regular season games during six seasons in the American Association…enters 2018 having played in 321 consecutive American Association games…last missed an American Association game on 8/8/14 (Winnipeg vs. Wichita)…signed with the San Francisco Giants as a non-drafted free agent in 2008…played college baseball at Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri…hit .304 for the Bears as a senior in 2008 with 15 home runs and 50 RBI in 55 games…majored in Communications…also played at Grossmont College (Griffins) in El Cajon, California…played at Santana High School in Santee, California where he also lettered in football…full name is Joshua Michael Mazzola

2017
Fargo-Moorhead (American Association/Ind.): Hit .239 for the RedHawks with 15 home runs and 57 RBI in 100 games…54 runs scored with 21 doubles, two triples, five stolen bases, and 47 walks…had a .340 on-base percentage and a .433 slugging percentage…ranked fourth in fielding percentage among American Association third basemen at .948 (98 games)…hit safely in 61 of 100 games…had 21 multi-hit games, including four 3-hit games…had 9-game hitting streak from 5/22-5/31 (11-for-32, .344)…scored a run in five consecutive games from 5/24-5/29 (seven total runs)…2-for-3 with two runs, two home runs, and three RBI on 5/25 vs. Salina…made professional debut as a pitcher on 6/2 vs. Wichita, working 1.0 shutout relief inning…3-for-4 with two runs scored, double, home run, and RBI no 6/9 vs. Winnipeg…2-for-4 with run scored, two doubles, and two RBI on 7/7 vs. St. Paul…also made relief appearance on 7/7/ vs. St. Paul, striking out one in 1.0 scoreless inning…had 8-game hitting streak from 7/20-7/30 (11-for-28, .393)…2-for-3 with three runs, two home runs, and four RBI on 7/27 at Winnipeg…drew four walks while going 0-for-1 with a run scored on 8/7 vs. Kansas City…3-for-4 with a run scored, home run, and three RBI on 8/8 vs. Kansas City…had four RBI while going 3-for-4 with two runs, a double, and a home run on 8/25 vs. St. Paul…started two triple plays at third base on 8/31 vs. Lincoln…had four RBI while going 2-for-4 with two runs, a double, and a home run on 9/2 at Winnipeg

2016
Somerset (Atlantic/Ind.): Appeared in six games for the Patriots, going 7-for-23 (.304) with one home run and two RBI…one run scored with two walks…hit safely in five of six games…had two multi-hit games…helped the Patriots reach the Atlantic League playoffs

Fargo-Moorhead (American Association/Ind.): Hit .259 with 20 home runs and 78 RBI in 100 games for the RedHawks…72 runs scored with 18 doubles, eight stolen bases, and 50 walks…had a .349 on-base percentage and a .459 slugging percentage…finished tied for sixth in the American Association in runs scored, tied for third in home runs, and first in RBI…ranked second among American Association third basemen with a .963 fielding percentage (94 games)…voted to American Association All-Star Game…voted American Association Postseason All-Star Third Baseman…hit .311 with runner in scoring position (106 AB)…hit safely in 71 of 100 games…had 22 multi-hit games, including six 3-hit games and one 4-hit game…scored a run in six consecutive games from 5/23-5/29 (seven total runs)…had three RBI while going 3-for-5 with a run scored and a home run on 6/10 vs. Winnipeg…had 9-game hitting streak from 6/16-6/25 (18-for-36, .500)…had an RBI in five consecutive games from 6/21-6/25 (12 total RBI)…scored a run in six consecutive games from 6/22-6/27 (11 total runs)…scored three runs and went 2-for-3 with a double, home run, and three RBI on 6/24 at Kansas City…3-for-5 with three runs, two home runs, and four RBI on 6/25 at Kansas City…4-for-5 with a run scored, home run, and an RBI on 6/29 vs. Sioux City…had 10-game hitting streak from 7/4-7/13 (13-for-43, .302)…had four RBI while going 2-for-5 with a run and a home run on 7/4 at Sioux City…scored a run in five consecutive games from 7/31-8/8 (eight total runs)…scored three runs while going 1-for-3 with an RBI on 8/18 at Sioux City…scored three runs while going 3-for-3 with an home run and an RBI on 8/25 at Winnipeg…2-for-5 with two runs, a home run, and three RBI on 8/28 vs. Sioux Falls

2015
Winnipeg (American Association/Ind.): Hit .279 with 20 home runs and 63 RBI for the Goldeyes in 99 games…71 runs scored with 24 doubles, three triples, nine stolen bases, and 39 walks…had a .361 on-base percentage and a .520 slugging percentage…finished sixth in the American Association in runs scored, tied for 11th in doubles, first in home runs, and sixth in slugging percentage…voted American Association Postseason All-Star Third Baseman…hit safely in 67 of 99 games…had 27 multi-hit games, including seven 3-hit games and one 5-hit game…scored a run in five consecutive games from 6/6-6/10 (five total runs)…had three RBI while going 2-for-4 with a run scored and a home run on 6/17 vs. St. Paul…had five RBI while going 2-for-4 with four runs scored and two home runs on 6/19 at Fargo-Moorhead…scored three runs while going 3-for-4 with two home runs and three RBI on 6/22 vs. Gary SouthShore…scored three runs while going 3-for-4 with a double, home run, and RBI on 6/25 at Sioux Falls…had four RBI while going 3-for-4 with a run scored and a double on 7/18 vs. Gary SouthShore…scored a run in seven consecutive games from 7/24-8/1 (10 total runs)…became Goldeyes’ all-time home run leader on 7/26 at Kansas City (66th home run as a Goldeye) while going 5-for-6 with three runs scored and three RBI…tied Goldeyes’ single-game record with three doubles while going 3-for-5 with two runs scored and an RBI on 8/7 at Gary SouthShore…had three RBI while going 2-for-5 with a run scored and a home run on 8/21 at Ottawa…2-for-4 with two runs, a double, and two RBI on 9/3 vs. Sioux Falls

2014
Winnipeg (American Association/Ind.): Hit .265 with 16 home runs and 68 RBI in 97 games for the Goldeyes…61 runs scored with 22 doubles, two triples, 17 stolen bases, and 26 walks…had a .464 slugging percentage…finished tied for 11th in the American Association in home runs and tied for 10th in RBI…hit safely in 66 of 97 games…had 23 multi-hit games, including six 3-hit games and two 4-hit games…had three RBI while going 3-for-6 with a run scored and a home run on 5/17 at Amarillo…had 7-game hitting streak from 6/20-6/26 (8-for-29, .276)…had five RBI while going 2-for-4 with two runs and a home run on 6/20 at Quebec…4-for-5 with two runs, home run, and two RBI on 6/28 vs. Fargo-Moorhead…had four RBI while going 3-for-4 with two runs, a double, and a home run on 6/30 vs. Fargo-Moorhead…had five RBI while going 3-for-5 with three runs and a home run on 7/19 at Kansas City…3-for-4 with two runs, two doubles, and two RBI on 7/22 vs. Fargo-Moorhead…hit three home runs while going 4-for-5 with four runs scored and six RBI on 8/17 at Sioux Falls…had 9-game hitting streak from 8/23-9/1 (11-for-34, .324)…scored a run in five consecutive games from 8/23-8/28 (six total runs)…hit grand slam home run while going 1-for-5 with run scored and four RBI on 8/27 at St. Paul…hit last home run in the final game at St. Paul’s Midway Stadium on 8/28…helped Goldeyes reach the American Association playoffs…hit three-run home run while going 1-for-3 with a run and three RBI in Game Three of the American Association Division Series on 9/6 at Lincoln

2013
Winnipeg (American Association/Ind.): Hit .293 with 16 home runs and 64 RBI for the Goldeyes in 100 games…scored 64 runs with 23 doubles, three triples, seven stolen bases, and 37 walks…finished with a .365 on-base percentage and a .496 slugging percentage…hit safely in 69 of 100 games…had 32 multi-hit games, including eight 3-hit games and one 4-hit game…had 11-game hitting streak from 5/22-6/2 (16-for-40, .400)…drew four walks while going 0-for-1 with a run scored on 6/10 vs. Wichita…had 9-game hitting streak from 6/30-7/9 (12-for-35, .343)…3-for-5 with double and three RBI on 7/16 at Trois-Rivieres…scored a run in six consecutive games from 7/29-8/2 (seven total runs)…3-for-4 with a run scored, double, home run, and RBI on 7/30 vs. Lincoln…had three RBI while going 3-for-5 with a run and a home run on 7/31 vs. Lincoln…had five RBI while going 2-for-4 with a run scored, double, and home run on 8/8 vs. Sioux City…4-for-4 with a run scored, home run, and RBI on 8/22 at St. Paul…scored a run in five consecutive games from 8/24-8/29 (six total runs)…had an RBI in five consecutive games from 8/24-8/29 (five total RBI)

2012
Winnipeg (American Association/Ind.): Hit .308 for the Goldeyes in 98 games with 18 home runs and 74 RBI…69 runs scored with 25 doubles, three triples, seven stolen bases, and 31 walks….had a 364 on-base percentage and a .541 slugging percentage…tied for third in the American Association in home runs, sixth in RBI, and fifth in slugging percentage…hit .337 with runners in scoring position (92) AB…hit .351 with two outs and runners in scoring position (37 AB)…hit safely in 70 of 98 games…had 33 multi-hit games, including seven 3-hit games and one 4-hit game…scored a run in six consecutive games from 5/23-5/30 (seven total runs)…4-for-5 with three runs, double, two home runs, and five RBI on 6/7 at Lincoln…had 8-game hitting streak from 6/15-6/22 (13-for-32, .406)…scored a run in five consecutive games from 6/22-6/26 (seven total runs)…had 19-game hitting streak from 7/3-7/22 (29-for-77, .377)…scored a run in six consecutive games from 7/6-7/12 (eight total runs)…scored three runs while going 3-for-4 with a home run and two RBI on 7/9 vs. Sioux Falls…had four RBI while going 2-for-3 with a run, double, and home run on 7/12 vs. St. Paul…had an RBI in seven consecutive games from 7/27-8/3 (15 total RBI)…had five RBI while going 3-for-4 with two runs, double, and two home runs on 7/29 vs. Sioux Falls…scored a run in five consecutive games from 8/6-8/10 (eight total runs)…scored four runs and had four RBI while going 3-for-4 with a home run on 8/6 vs. Sioux Falls…scored a run in five consecutive games from 8/25-8/29 (seven total runs)…had 7-game hitting streak from 8/28-9/3 (11-for-26, .423)…2-for-4 with two runs and three RBI on 8/29 vs. Sioux City…helped Goldeyes win the American Association championship…8-for-20 (.400) in six playoff games with seven runs scored, two home runs, and six RBI…2-for-4 with two runs, two home runs, and four RBI in Game Two of the American Association Division Series on 9/6 at Fargo-Moorhead…3-for-5 with two runs and a double in clinching Game Three of the American Association Championship Series on 9/14 at Wichita

2011
Augusta (South Atlantic/A/San Francisco): Hit .259 for the GreenJackets in 104 games with 13 home runs and 50 RBI…52 runs scored with 22 doubles, two triples, eight stolen bases, and 42 walks…had a .342 on-base percentage and a .427 slugging percentage…hit safely in 69 of 104 games…had 26 multi-hit games, including three 3-hit games and one 4-hit game…3-for-4 with run scored, home run, and two RBI on 4/12 at Rome…scored three runs while going 3-for-4 with a triple and an RBI on 6/1 at Asheville…scored three runs while going 3-for-4 with a double on 6/13 vs. Lexington…had 10-game hitting streak from 7/20-7/30 (14-for-38, .368)…had an RBI in five consecutive games from 8/7-8/12 (seven total RBI)…4-for-4 with two runs, double, and two RBI on 8/12 at Lexington…had 10-game hitting streak from 8/16-8/25 (15-for-41, .366)…helped GreenJackets reach the South Atlantic League playoffs

2010
San Jose (California/A+/San Francisco): Appeared in three games for the Giants, going 3-for-11 (.273) with two RBI…scored one run with one triple and one walk…hit safely in three of three games…1-for-3 with a run scored, triple, and an RBI on 4/9 at Modesto…helped Giants win the California League championship

2009
Augusta (South Atlantic/A/San Francisco): Hit .284 with 16 home runs and 96 RBI in 130 games for the GreenJackets…scored 72 runs with 30 doubles, three triples, five stolen bases, and 37 walks…finished with a .347 on-base percentage and a .455 slugging percentage…hit .329 with runners in scoring position (155 AB)…finished tied for ninth in the South Atlantic League in home runs and first in RBI…South Atlantic League All-Star…hit safely in 90 of 130 games…had 40 multi-hit games, including seven 3-hit games and one 4-hit game…3-for-4 with two runs and two RBI on 4/12 at Savannah…had 10-game hitting streak from 4/20-4/29 (15-for-40, .375)…had four RBI while going 3-for-4 with a double on 4/24 vs. Charleston…had three RBI while going 2-for-4 with two runs and a home run on 5/25 vs. Asheville…had three RBI while going 1-for-2 with a triple on 5/29 at Lexington…had 7-game hitting streak from 6/5-6/11 (9-for-25, .360)…had an RBI in five consecutive games from 6/5-6/9 (seven total RBI)…had 12-game hitting streak from 6/13-6/28 (17-for-50, .340)…had an RBI in 11 consecutive games from 6/15-6/28 (17 total RBI)…hit two home runs and had four RBI while going 2-for-5 with two runs scored on 6/25 vs. Rome…1-for-2 with two runs, home run, and three RBI on 6/26 vs. Rome…had an RBI in six consecutive games from 7/14-7/19 (eight total RBI)…3-for-3 with two runs, two doubles, and an RBI on 7/14 vs. West Virginia…had 7-game hitting streak from 7/25-7/31 (8-for-30, .267)…scored three runs while going 3-for-5 with a double on 8/8 vs. Charleston…3-for-5 with a double and an RBI on 8/25 at Savannah…4-for-5 with run scored, two doubles, home run, and two RBI on 9/7 vs. Rome

2008
Giants (Arizona/R/San Francisco): Hit .324 with five home runs and 35 RBI in 47 games for the Giants’ Arizona League affiliate…scored 42 runs with 15 doubles, four triples, three stolen bases, and 14 walks…had a .394 on-base percentage and a .547 slugging percentage…finished seventh in the Arizona League in batting average, tied for fourth in runs scored, tied for fourth in doubles, and fourth in slugging percentage…hit safely in 35 of 47 games…had 16 multi-hit games, including four 3-hit games…made professional debut and picked up first career RBI on 6/22 at the Athletics’ Arizona League affiliate while going 0-for-5 with a run scored…picked up first career hit on 6/27 at the Rangers’ Arizona League affiliate while going 1-for-4…had first career stolen base on 6/29 at the Padres’ Arizona League affiliate…hit first career home run while going 1-for-3 with a run scored and two RBI on 7/3 vs. the Mariners’ Arizona League affiliate…3-for-5 with two doubles and two RBI on 7/14 at the Cubs’ Arizona League affiliate…2-for-5 with run scored, two doubles, and an RBI on 7/17 at the Rangers’ Arizona League affiliate…had 7-game hitting streak from 7/20-7/28 (10-for-22, .455)…had an RBI in five consecutive games from 7/20-7/25 (eight total RBI)…scored three runs while going 3-for-4 with two doubles and three RBI on 7/30 at the Mariners’ Arizona League affiliate…scored four runs while going 1-for-3 on 8/1 at the Athletics’ Arizona League affiliate…2-for-4 with three runs, two triples, and two RBI on 8/8 at the Padres’ Arizona League affiliate…had three RBI while going 2-for-5 with two runs and a double on 8/11 at the Royals’ Arizona League affiliate…had 10-game hitting streak from 8/14-8/26 (19-for-43, .442)…3-for-5 with run scored, triple, and an RBI on 8/26 vs. the Royals’ Arizona League affiliate…helped Giants win the Arizona League championship

Rick Forney on Josh Mazzola: I’m pleased to have Josh back in Winnipeg. Josh has been a proven run producer since joining the American Association. His defensive versatility also provides us with more lineup options versus left- or right-handed starting pitchers.