Austin Rei

#4 AUSTIN REI – C
Height: 6-0 Weight: 185
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Born: Berkeley, California
Resides: Fort Myers, Florida
High School: Campolindo (Moraga, California)
College: University of Washington (Seattle, Washington – “Huskies”)
Draft: 3rd – BOS – 2015…38th – MIN – 2012
DOB: 10/27/93 Opening Night Age: 27
Classification: LS-4

Career Highlights: Sixth season of professional baseball and first with the Goldeyes…signed by the Goldeyes on 6/8/21…career .216 batting average with 19 home runs and 127 RBI in 343 games played…142 career runs scored with 67 doubles, four triples, eight stolen bases, and 142 walks…has thrown out 35 percent of base stealers during professional career…reached the Double-A level three consecutive seasons from 2018-19 and 2021…drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the third round in 2015…also drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 38th round in 2012…voted a Low-A South Atlantic League All-Star in 2016…voted Red Sox Organizational All-Star by MiLB in 2018…played three seasons of college baseball at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington…hit a combined .304 with nine home runs and 54 RBI for the Huskies in 99 collegiate games from 2013-15…earned Pac-12 All-Conference honours as a sophomore in 2015…appeared in Major League spring training games for the Red Sox three straight seasons from 2018-19 and 2021, going a combined 5-for-20 (.250) in 17 games…played for the Northwoods League’s La Crosse Loggers in 2013 and 2014, hitting a combined .301 in 50 games…ranked the 25th best prospect in the Red Sox’ farm system by MLB Pipeline in 2016…rated the best defensive catcher in the Red Sox’ farm system by Baseball American in 2018…played at Campolindo High School in Moraga, California where he also lettered in football…uncle, Fran Mullins, played in the Major Leagues for the Chicago White Sox, San Francisco Giants, and Cleveland Indians…full name is Austin John Rei

2021
Amarillo (/Double-A Central/AA/Arizona): Appeared in seven games for the Sod Poodles, going 2-for-18 (.111)…scored one run with one stolen base and one walk

2019
Portland (Eastern/AA/Boston): Hit .157 with one home run and nine RBI for the Sea Dogs in 26 games…four runs scored with five doubles and six walks…threw out 30 percent of opposing base stealers (9-for-30)…1-for-4 with a double and two RBI on 8/13 at Hartford…2-for-4 with a run, a double, a home run, and two RBI on 8/30 vs. New Hampshire…

Red Sox (Gulf Coast/R/Boston): Appeared in seven games for the Red Sox’ Gulf Coast League affiliate, going 4-for-14 (.286) with four RBI…scored seven runs with one double and eight walks…2-for-5 (40 percent) in throwing out opposing base stealers…drew three walks on 7/2 vs. the Orioles’ Gulf Coast League affiliate, while going 0-for-1 with a run…1-for-2 with two runs, a double, and an RBI on 7/6 vs. the Twins’ Gulf Coast League affiliate…2-for-3 with two runs and an RBI on 7/8 at the Rays’ Gulf Coast League affiliate

2018
Portland (Eastern/AA/Boston): Hit .249 with seven home runs and 31 RBI for the Sea Dogs in 83 games…scored 25 runs with 13 doubles, two triples, two stolen bases, and 36 walks…had a .355 on-base percentage…threw out 29 percent of opposing base stealers (27-for-94)…had three RBI while going 2-for-4 with a run, a double, and a home run on 5/16 at Reading…3-for-4 with a run and a double on 6/14 at Richmond…3-for-5 with a run, a double, and an RBI on 6/27 at New Hampshire…3-for-4 with a run, a double, and an RBI on 7/4 at Hartford…had three RBI while going 2-for-5 with a run and a home run on 8/10 at Akron…

2017
Salem (Carolina/A+/Boston): Hit .223 with three home runs and 38 RBI for the Red Sox in 95 games…41 runs scored with 30 doubles, three stolen bases, and 39 walks…threw out 40 percent of opposing base stealers (40-for-99), which ranked third in the Carolina League (minimum 50 stolen base attempts against)…finished sixth in the Carolina League in doubles…had 9-game hitting streak from 4/7-4/21 (14-for-35, .400)…had three RBI while going 2-for-4 on 4/7 vs. Down East…had a double in six consecutive games from 4/9-4/17 (seven total doubles)…2-for-5 with two runs, two doubles, and an RBI on 4/11 at Lynchburg…3-for-4 with two runs, a home run, and two RBI on 5/18 vs. Frederick…scored a run in six consecutive games from 6/22-6/27 (eight total runs)…had 8-game hitting streak from 6/23-7/1 (11-for-37, .297)…2-for-4 with two runs, two doubles, and an RBI on 6/24 vs. Wilmington…had four RBI while going 2-for-5 with a run and a home run on 7/21 at Winston-Salem

2016
Greenville (South Atlantic/A/Boston): Hit .212 with six home runs and 33 RBI for the Drive in 91 games…50 runs scored with 13 doubles, one triple, one stolen base, and 41 walks…threw out 40 percent of opposing base stealers (31-for-78), which ranked fifth in the South Atlantic League (minimum 75 stolen base attempts against)…voted South Atlantic League All-Star…had five RBI while going 2-for-5 with two runs, a triple, and a home run on 4/19 at Hickory…scored three runs while going 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI on 5/22 vs. Lexington…2-for-5 with two runs, a double, a home run, and two RBI on 7/9 at Lexington…scored three runs while going 2-for-4 with a double on 8/1 vs. Asheville

2015
Lowell (New York-Penn/A-/Boston): Hit .179 with two home runs and 12 RBI for the Spinners in 34 games…scored 14 runs with five doubles, one triple, one stolen base, and 11 walks…9-for-36 (25 percent) throwing out opposing base stealers…made professional debut on 7/6 a Tri-City, going 0-for-3…picked up first career base hits and RBI on 7/11 vs. Mahoning Valley, going 2-for-5 with two runs, a triple, and an RBI…had 7-game hitting streak from 7/23-8/2 (9-for-28, .321)…hit first career home run on 7/26 vs. Auburn while going 3-for-4 with a run, a double, and two RBI