Mark Standiford (Baseball, 1985-88)

The most prolific power hitter in Shocker baseball history .

  • Standing just 5-foot-7, the second baseman was noted for his powerful, lightning-quick batting stroke .

  • Delivered a Shocker-record 69 home runs in his career, including a season-best 28 as a senior in 1988 when the Shockers made their second College World Series appearance .

  • He hit a home run every 13.7 at-bats .

  • Led the Shockers in home runs in three of his four years .

  • Established a team and NCAA record with 94 career doubles.

  • Finished his career ranked among the top five leaders in 12 Shocker career offensive categories .

  • His 301 career RBI ranked third behind only the totals of Phil Stephenson and Joe Carter .

  • Posted a career .426 batting average in NCAA post-season action in 1985, ¹87 and ¹88.

  • Named All-College World Series in 1988 after hitting .563 .

  • Chosen a first-team All-American in 1988 by Collegiate Baseball Magazine .

  • In 1988, he led the Shockers in hits (95), runs (81), doubles (26), homers (28) and RBI (97) .

  • Named a second-team Freshman All-American in 1985 after belting a team-high 16 home runs .

  • A member of the silver medal-winning U.S. team that competed in the 10-team International Cup Tournament in Cuba in 1987.

  • Two times named first-team All-Missouri Valley Conference .

  • Signed by the San Francisco Giants in 1988. Inducted, 1994.
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