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Michael Fitzsimmons

Michael  Fitzsimmons

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Eads, Tenn.

High School:
Memphis University

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 210

Position:
IF

Experience:
2L

05/15/2018

No. 4 Baseball Picks Up 40th Win in Jonesboro

Rebels Club Four Homers, 17 Hits in 15-8 Win

05/12/2018

Ole Miss Runs Away from No. 16 Auburn, Sweeps Series

Ethridge Powers Rebels to Win in Long Relief Appearance

04/24/2018

Rebels Suffer First Midweek Loss of Season at Trustmark Park

Ole Miss Falls 7-6 in Non-Conference Meeting With Mississippi State

04/05/2018

Rivalry Week Continues as No. 3 Baseball Heads to Starkville

Rebels Ride Best 30-Game Start in School History into Weekend Set at Mississippi State

04/04/2018

Rebels Overwhelm Memphis in 12-0 Rout

Ole Miss Reaches Double-Figure Runs for Second Straight Game

2018 (RS-Junior): Played in 24 games, starting one at designated hitter ... Was a key bat off the bench for the Rebels, hitting .440 with three home runs and four doubles ... Slugged .960 with a .533 on-base percentage for an OPS of 1.493 ... Crushed a pinch-hit grand slam at Texas A&M, bringing Ole Miss to within one run in a 7-6 defeat (3/23) ... Hit a pinch-hit go-ahead RBI double in the Governor's Cup against Mississippi State (4/24) ... Homered as part of a 2-for-4, two-RBI day at Arkansas State (5/15) ... Slugged a pinch-hit two-run dagger home run in the SEC Tournament Championship game against LSU (5/27).

2017 (RS-Sophomore):
Played in 29 games, making 10 starts (nine at designated hitter, one at first base) … Led the Rebels in pinch hits (5) and pinch-hit appearances (15) … Boasted a .333 batting average as a pinch hitter … Tallied seven hits, four runs and four RBI throughout the season … Delivered the game-winning hit with two outs in the 10th inning against Little Rock (3/28) ... Produced the game-winning pinch-hit RBI single in the bottom of the eighth in a 1-0 win over Furman (3/12) ... Belted a two-run homer to put the Rebels on the board against Furman (3/11) ... Went 2-for-2 with a double off the bench against No. 10 Texas Tech (3/4).

2016 (RS-Freshman):
Played in 43 games, making 29 starts … Split time with Holt Perdzock as the team’s designated hitter, starting in the lineup 28 times … Hit .265 with seven doubles and three home runs … In a midweek win over Memphis, smacked his third home run of the year, the second of back-to-back homers in the sixth inning (4/19) ... Hit his second career homer while going 2-for-3 with two RBI against Tennessee (3/19) ... Went 2-for-2 versus SEMO, raking a double and blasting his first career home run as a pinch hitter (3/8) ... Tallied his first hit as a Rebel against Cincinnati (3/6) ... Made his Ole Miss debut against FIU after redshirting the 2015 season (2/21).

2015: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Played at the Memphis University School, where he lettered four years and was coached by Johny Beard ... All-State as a junior and senior ... Hit .433 as a senior with five home runs, 21 RBI, 17 doubles and 19 runs scored ... Was a .413 hitter for his career with 13 home runs, 62 RBI, 39 doubles, four triples and 53 runs ... Played first base, third base and pitcher ... As a pitcher his senior year, went 7-2 with a 2.05 ERA, striking out 66 in 95 innings of action ... Also lettered four years as a football player, where he was an All-State selection as a senior in 2013.

PERSONAL: Son of Mike and Kim Fitzsimmons ... Born Sept. 14, 1995 ... Has one older sister, Erin Patton ... Father played football at Ole Miss ... Managerial Finance major.
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