Conor Gillaspie

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Birthday
18, 1987
Birthplace
Nebraska
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
18, 1987 (age 31)
Birthplace
Nebraska

About

MLB third baseman who has played for such teams as the San Francisco Giants and Chicago White Sox. He is best known for his game-winning 3-run home run for the Giants in the 2016 National League single elimination wild card game.

Before Fame

He was drafted out of Wichita State University by the Giants in the 2008 MLB Draft and played just two dozen games in the minors before being called up to the majors.

Trivia

He led the Cape Cod Baseball League with a .345 batting average in 2007.

Family Life

His brother, first baseman Casey Gillaspie, was drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in 2014.

Associated With

His first major league hit came at the expense of then-Diamondback pitcher Dan Haren in September 2008.