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#5 Greg Bordes
Position: Assistant Coach
Hometown: Mesa, Ariz.
Experience: 2 Years

Greg Bordes returns to the Sun Devil baseball program for his second season as an assistant coach. Bordes was a three-year letterwinner for the Sun Devils and was a member of two College World Series teams (2005, 2007) and two Pac-10 Championship squads (2007 and 2008). He also served as a team manager in 2011.

In 2013, Bordes helped mentor All-Pac-12 catcher Max Rossiter, as well as freshman All-America catcher RJ Ybarra. 

Bordes played in 72 games from 2005-08, including 44 in his junior season in 2008. He started 21 games that season and batted .304 with 21 RBI en route to being named to the All-Tempe Regional team. He started all three games at shortstop that series and collected five RBI and scored three runs. 

He signed with the Arizona Diamondbacks following the 2008 season and played two seasons in the minor leagues. He graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Interdisciplinary Sciences with a focus on business and education. 

Bordes appeared in 16 games, making one start, in 2007, and redshirted in 2006. He played in 12 games and made two starts as a freshman in 2005. He made a diving stop against Ohio State (3/6) that saved two runs and helped lead ASU to a 3-0 victory and played summer baseball for the Rochester Honkers in the Northwoods League. 

He is a 2004 graduate of Dobson High School in Mesa, Ariz., where he earned three varsity letters under head coaches Bob Hershey (2002) and Dave Tykoski (2003-04). He was a captain of his team junior and senior year and played summer baseball for the Swampdogs (2002-03) and the Reds (2004). He helped Dobson to the 2002 East Valley Regional title and was named honorable mention East Valley Region after hitting .330 with 25 walks as a sophomore. He hit .390 as a junior and was named first-team all-region and went .340 with three home runs and was 14-for-14 stealing bases as a senior. He wss was ranked as the No. 16 high school prospect in the state of Arizona by Perfect Game/Baseball America and earned the All-Around Senior Award for academics. 

Family baseball ties 

His brother, Brett, is a former Sun Devils pitcher who spent time in the Baltimore Orioles farm system, and his father, Charlie, played professionally with the Texas Rangers, reaching as high as the Triple-A level. Charlie also played in college at Southwestern Louisiana (currently Louisiana Lafayette) and was voted into the school's athletic hall of fame in 1998 with former major league pitcher Ron Guidry. His grandfather, Bill Cutler, is a former president of the Triple-A Pacific Coast League, while an uncle, Jack Heidemann, played six years of professional baseball with the Brewers and Indians.

Career Stats at Arizona State:

Year Avg. GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OBP SB SBA PO A E F%
2005 .200 12 2 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 .400 1 0 1 1 .333 0 1 5 9 2 .875
2007 .308 16 1 13 2 4 1 0 0 1 5 .385 4 0 4 0 .471 0 1 7 12 2 .905
2008 .304 44 21 92 22 28 6 1 0 21 36 .391 10 4 17 0 .396 1 3 36 66 6 .944
Totals ..300 72 24 110 25 33 8 1 0 22 43 .391 15 4 22 1 .403 1 5 48 87 10 .931
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