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# Jeff Melillo - Profile

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Profile
Position: C
Birthday: Feb 16, 1990
Hometown: New Brunswick, NJ
Bats/Throws:  R/R
Height: 6-2
Weight: 200 lbs
Class: Senior
College: Rutgers U New Brunswick
Draft Status:
Eligibility Date: Jun 1, 2012

Melillo will be returning to the City by the Sea for his second stint with the Gulls this summer. Melillo, the Gulls primary catcher last summer, appeared in 32 games, starting 29 of them, and batted .283 (30-for-106) with 10 runs scored, six doubles, one triple, one home run, 13 RBI and one stolen base.

 

Melillo is coming off a standout junior campaign at Rutgers, in which he was one of 12 catchers to be named to the official watch list for the Johnny Bench Award, which honors the top catcher in Division I college baseball. Melillo appeared in 49 games, starting 47 of them behind the plate, and established new career-highs in every offensive category. Melillo batted .322 (57-for-177) with 35 runs scored, 10 doubles, four home runs and 30  RBI as a junior.

 

Melillo’s brother, Mike, played two seasons with the Newport Gulls from 2008-09. Mike was the MVP of the 2008 NECBL All-Star Game and helped lead the Gulls to their fourth NECBL title in 2009. Melillo’s father, Gerry, was a teammate of Gulls owners Chuck Paiva and Ron Westmoreland at Eckerd College. Gerry was also a teammate of Gulls owner Chris Patsos with the Wareham Gatemen of the Cape Cod Baseball League.

Batting

Season Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG
2012 NECBL Playoffs Newport Gulls 7 25 5 7 2 0 2 5 4 3 0 .280
All Star Game 2012 East All-Stars 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
2012 NECBL Season Newport Gulls 27 94 34 38 12 0 5 30 26 23 1 .404
Total 35 120 39 45 14 0 7 35 30 26 1 .375

Batting Game Log

DATE OPPONENT RES AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO HP SF SB CS OBP SLG AVG OPS
Aug 11 @Danbury W 8-1 5 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.379 0.600 0.280 0.979
Aug 9 Danbury W 9-2 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.375 0.500 0.250 0.875
Aug 7 @NewBedford W 6-3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.368 0.375 0.250 0.743
Aug 6 NewBedford W 3-2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.357 0.462 0.308 0.819
Aug 5 Sanford W 18-1 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.400 0.600 0.400 1.000
Aug 4 @Sanford L 6-7 5 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.333 0.667 0.333 1.000
Aug 3 Sanford W 14-2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000
Jul 30 Sanford W 5-4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.548 0.691 0.404 1.239
Jul 26 @Sanford W 8-3 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.545 0.688 0.398 1.233
Jul 25 Laconia W 10-3 4 3 2 1 0 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0.550 0.689 0.400 1.239
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