Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#3 Bobby Dalbec
Position: Infield
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 219
Year: Junior
Hometown: Parker, Colo.
High School: Legend HS
Experience: 1 Letter

Career Statistics | 2014


  • NCBWA Preseason All-American (third team)
  • PerfectGame preseason All-American (third team)
  • 2014 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American
  • 2014 TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby Participant

Arizona 2015
Earned multiple preseason All-America citations as two-way players as a corner infielder and right-handed pitcher … Rated the No. 6 draft prospect in the Pac-12 for the 2016 draft class by Baseball America.

Summer 2014
Played for the Orleans Firebirds in the Cape Cod Baseball League … Batted .228 with five home runs and three doubles in 29 games … Scored 14 runs and added 18 RBI … Participated in the home run derby at the league All-Star game … Pitched in 11 games with a 1-0 record and one save … Posted a 1.31 ERA with 16 strikeouts against four walks in 13.2 innings.

Arizona 2014
A two-way player for the Wildcats who played in 47 total games with 44 starts and 22 pitching appearances … Earned freshman All-America honors from Louisville Slugger … Tied for team-lead with two home runs and ranked third with 30 runs batted in … On the mound, led the club with a 2.13 earned run average and tied for team-lead with two saves … Finished season 1-for-6 with a double, a run scored and two RBI in two starts against Abilene Christian (5/23, 5/25) … Went 2-for-5 with two runs scored and an RBI as the designated hitter at California (5/17). Also pitched 5.0 innings with only two runs allowed, but suffered the loss in relief … Made one start in the lineup in second game of series against Stanford (5/9-11), going 1-for-4 with two runs batted in. Pitched in the opening and closing games of series, earning the win in the opener with 1.2 perfect innings of relief. In finale, scattered two hits and struck out three in another 1.2 shutout innings … Combined to hit 1-for-5 with an RBI in three games at Oregon (5/2-4). Totaled 3.1 innings on mound in final two games, taking one loss and allowing four earned runs on seven hits and two walks … Batted 2-for-11 with an RBI in three starts against Arizona State (4/25-27). Combined to pitch 4.1 innings over two appearances in which he did not allow a run or a walk, struck out five and scattered three hits … Hitless in 10 at-bats with an RBI at USC (4/17-19). Suffered a loss on the mound despite 5.1 innings in relief in which he scattered six hits, struck out two and allowed only two runs – one earned … Went 3-for-12 over three starts in the lineup against UCLA (4/11-13). Picked up the win in the series-clincher on Sunday but tossing 0.2 shutout innings with a strikeout … Went 2-for-4 with a double, a walk, a run and two RBI in non-conference game at ASU (4/9). Also earned the save with a shutout inning of relief … Batted 2-for-10 with two RBI and a run scored in three games at Utah (4/4-6). Earned a win in the second game of the series with 1.0 shutout innings … Went 1-for-8 with an RBI in three games against Oregon State (3/28-30). Pitched in final two games, totaling 1.1 innings with one run allowed on one hit … Collected a hit, a walk, a run scored and two RBI in four plate appearances at ASU (3/26). Added two strikeouts in 1.0 shutout innings on the mound … Went 2-for-4 with a run scored in one start at Washington (3/21). Struck out one in 1.0 shutout innings against Huskies (3/23) … Collected a hit in four trips to plate against Grand Canyon (3/18). Scattered a hit and a walk in 1.0 innings on the mound … Combined to hit 5-for-12 with two runs and two RBI in three games against Washington State (3/14-16). Suffered a loss in second game of series after along two unearned runs on two in 1.0 innings. Came back with 1.2 shutout innings and two strikeouts the next day … Tallied four hits, including a double, in nine at-bats along with four runs and three RBI in midweek games against Air Force (3/11-12). Added 1.0 shutout innings on the mound … Collected a hit in each of four games at Hi Corbett Classic (3/7-9) against Mississippi State and UC Santa Barbara. Finished weekend 5-for-14 with a run and an RBI. Earned first career save with 1.2 shutout innings of relief against UCSB (3/8) … Batted 2-for-9 with a double in two midweek games against Long Beach State (3/4-5). Suffered first pitching loss by allowing a run on three hits over 1.2 innings in opening game … Went 2-for-10 with a run scored over three games against Seton Hall (2/28-3/2) … Homered as part of 3-for-11 weekend against Alcorn State (2/22-23) that included three runs scored and four RBI … Went 2-for-8 with a run and three RBI in two midweek games against Utah Valley (2/18-19). First career home run – a solo shot in the ninth – forced extra innings in second game. Also made first career pitching appearance a day earlier with 2.2 shutout innings, including a strikeout … Opened collegiate career with 3-for-1- effort at plate, including two runs and two RBI in series against Kent State (2/14-16).

High School
Earned varsity letters under coach Scott Fellers at Legend High School in Parker, Colo. … Named a team captain beginning in sophomore season … Named to the All-Colorado baseball team by the Denver Post in 2013 … Hit .390 with nine home runs … As a junior, led team to 5A state title game … Hit .444 with five home runs and 21 runs batted in … A Denver Post Honorable Mention All-5A selection … 2012 Junior Olympic Homerun Derby Champion … Named 2012 Continental League Hitter of the Year … Won a gold medal with the 2012 USSSA Senior National Team … A USSSA All-American and USSSA Player of the Year in 2012 … A two-time letterman for the school’s basketball team.

Graduated Legend High School in Parker, Colo., in 2013 … Born in Seattle, Wash., in 1995 … Son of Tim and Liz Dalbec … Has one younger sister, Julia … Favorite professional sports teams include the Seattle Mariners. Seattle Seahawks and Oklahoma City Thunder … Hobbies include basketball … Aspires to go into the music industry after baseball career … Rooms with Scott Kingery, Cody Moffett and Kevin Newman …Considers his parents the most inspirational people in his life … Is enrolled in the College of Letters, Arts and Science as a general studies major.