Fall 2010 Issue

Sports Beat

Nick Shaw Leads Arizona Brewers to League Title

Former Buccaneer baseball player Nick Shaw went 4-4 with two RBI, a double, walk, and four runs to lead the Arizona Brewers to the championship of the Arizona League with a 10-8 win over the Arizona Reds on August 31 at Maryvale Baseball Park in a one-game final. The Brewers advanced to the championship game after defeating the Arizona Rangers 6-5.

Shaw led the Arizona League in on-base percentage (.471) and walks (37) and finished fourth in batting average (.339). He scored 34 runs and drove in 19, hitting leadoff for the Brewers. He also had 13 doubles, five triples and stole 14 bases (in 15 attempts) in 48 games. He was drafted by the Brewers in the 25th round of the 2010 First-Year Player Draft after his playing career at Barry.