Nine at bats in 2013… Started behind the plate against Northwestern State (3/17) and Oral Roberts (3/20)… Reached base at .364 pace… Recorded two hits and two RBI in a three game stretch against Northwestern State (3/17) and Oral Roberts (3/19) and (3/20)… Fielded .962 with 21 put outs while playing third, first and catcher.
Played at Brookhaven College under head coach Brandon Rains ... Hit .385 with two home runs and collected 15 stolen bases ... Named all-conference utility and all-region utility ... Named to the Pi Theta Kappa honor roll in 2012.
Played at New Braunfels Canyon High School under head coach Brian Martinez ... Two-time letterwinner ... Hit .450 with 19 doubles and four home runs as a senior ... Named all-state third base and academic all-district his senior season ... Named first team USSSA All-American third base in 2011, all-district third base in 2010, academic all-district in 2010, all-area third base in 2010 and `11 and academic all-district in 2010 and `11 ... Team reached second round of the playoffs in 2011.
Full name is Michael McCrae James ... Born in San Marcos, Texas ... Parents are Eric and Teri James ... Has one sister, Megan, and one brother, Matthew ... Great uncle played in the NFL for the Green Bay Packers ... Brother played baseball for four seasons from 2009-2012 at UTSA ... Biology major.