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Cole Frenzel
Cole Frenzel


Dickinson, N.D.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 214




Career Stats Summary (PDF)

Arizona 2010

Missed more than half of freshman season with a broken hamate in right hand suffered after hitting a foul ball against Long Beach State on February 27 ... Appeared in 26 games, and made 21 starts ... Started the final 19 games of the year, including the final 17 at first base ... Collected two hits and scored three runs in Fort Worth Regional (6/4-6) ... Tallied three hits and a walk in regular season finale series at Oregon State (5/28-30) ... Picked up a pair of hits and two walks in series against Stanford (5/21-23) ... Went 4-for-10 with two runs scored and two RBI in series against No. 1 Arizona State (5/15-17) ... Collected a hit in each game and combined to draw five walks in weekend series with Cal State Bakersfield (5/7-9), including first career triple in second game ... Went 1-for-4 as starting first baseman at Arizona State in single mid-week game (5/4) ... Returned to starting lineup after missing extended time with injury, making two starts as designated hitter and one at first base in road series at USC (4/30-5/2). Went 5-for-13 in series with a run scored and an RBI ... Made two pinch-hit appearances in series against UCLA (4/23 and 4/24). Went 1-for-1 in an RBI in first game played and scored a run a day later ... Started at first base and went 0-for-1 and was hit by a pitch against Long Beach State (2/27). Suffered broken hamate bone on swing attempt. Was 0-for-1 at the plate as a pinch hitter the night before ... Made collegiate debut as a pinch hitter in season-opener against Utah Valley (2/19). Went 0-for-2 the next day, but was hit by a pitch and scored a run. Made first career start at third base in series finale, tallying first career hit and an RBI in 1-for-4 effort.

Drafted in the 48th Round of the 2009 MLB First-Year Player Draft by the Texas Rangers with the 1,444th overall selection.

High School
Graduated from Dickinson High School in Dickinson, N.D., in 2009 ... Earned four varsity letters for coach Pete Dobitz ... Named North Dakota High School Gatorade Player of the Year in 2009 ... Two-time Under Armour All-American ... High school league plays with wooden bats ... State record holder with 23 career home runs ... Named All-State in final three seasons at school ... Helped lead school to state titles in 2007 and 2009 ... Holds school records for career batting average, home runs and RBI ... Hit .450 with four homers and 32 RBI as a senior ... Hit .542 with 35 RBI and five home runs as a junior ... Impressive American Legion career, including sensation 2009 summer ... Hit .520 with 29 home runs and 104 RBI in the summer of 2009 for American Legion team ... Starred on the football field, being named All-Conference as a junior and senior ... Named league's defensive MVP as a middle linebacker ... Led school's hockey team in points in sophomore, junior and senior seasons ... Graduated with honors.

Full Name: Cole Douglas Frenzel ... Born 3/13/1990 in Sidney, Mont., ... Son of Doug and Deb Frenzel ... Has three siblings: Tyler, Kaylee and Jena ... Brother, Tyler, played baseball at North Dakota ... Has yet to declare a major.