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      Daniel Beasley
Class:
Senior

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 203

2008 - SENIOR
Played in 22 games with a career-high six starts ... Completed his four-year career with a perfect fielding percentage ... Started in centerfield in place of Kentrail Davis (hamstring injury) against Morehead State Feb. 23 and recorded a career-high two hits while also scoring UT's lone run ... Started in left field against Furman Feb. 25 and also earned a start in right field against Oklahoma March 2 in Houston ... Started in right field March 9 vs. Eastern Michigan (G2) and went 1-for-3 ... Laid down a critical, pinch-hit sac bunt in the Vols' 6-5 win over LSUin the SEC-opener March 14, as he moved the game-winning run to third base ... Started in right field in UT's 7-3 win over LSUMarch 16 (G1) ... Played in his 100th career game March 23 at Georgia ... Drew a walk and scored a run off the bench in UT's 13-5 win over Alabama on April 12 ... Entered the series-opener at Arkansas on April 18 as a pinch runner and scored UT's final run of the game ... Started in centerfield April 22 vs. Appalachian State and scored a run ... Played in his final collegiate game May 15 at South Carolina, playing right field and grounding out in his lone plate appearance.

2007 - JUNIOR
Appeared in 31 games for Tennessee, including a career high five starts ... Made 15 putouts while roaming the outfield and fashioned a perfect fielding percentage ... Hit .130 on the year with three RBI and a stolen base ... Made his first career start Feb. 11 vs. Eastern Michigan, playing center field and going 0-for-2 at the plate ... Started as the designated hitter vs. IPFW Feb. 24 (Game 1) and went 1-for-3 with a run ... Started in center field for Game 2 of the doubleheader with IPFW and logged a hit and an RBI ... Played in all three games of the Illinois-Chicago series March 2-4, with two starts in center field ... Had a crucial bunt single in the comeback win over Siena March 11 ... Was called upon as a defensive sub in left field at No. 1 Vanderbilt April 22 ... Entered the game at Wofford April 25 as an outfield sub and UT's No. 3 hitter; he drove in one run in the losing effort ... Saw late-game action in the outfield April 27 at LSU and also against Ole Miss on May 4 and May 6 ... Drew a walk, logged an RBI fielder's choice and made a diving catch in center field during UT's rout of Tennessee Temple May 8 ... Made a pinch-hit appearance against Tennessee Tech May 15 and stayed in the game to play left field ... His final action of the season came in the series-opener at Florida May 17.

2006 - SOPHOMORE
Walk-on was one of Tennessee's best defensive outfielders and was often inserted as a defensive sub late in close games ... Sported a perfect fielding percentage while playing in 24 games on the year ... Scored a run during the Vols' 21-1 rout of Tennessee Tech March 21 ... Saw outfield action in the final two games of the series at 10th-ranked Arkansas April 1-2 and also played in the series-finale with LSU April 9 ... Saw action in a pair of games against Florida and a pair of games at Georgia ... Played in two of the games against Vanderbilt ... Made an appearance as a defensive sub against Alabama May 19.

2005 - FRESHMAN
Walk-on outfielder made the team during open tryouts in the fall of 2004 and saw action in 31 games for the Vols ... Was used primarily as a defensive substitute due to his strong, accurate arm ... Hit .238 in 21 at-bats with five hits and three RBI ... Recorded eight putouts ... Made his collegiate debut during the win over Tennessee Tech Feb. 22, scoring a run ... Posted his first career RBI in the win over James Madison Feb. 25 ... Doubled and scored one run vs. Ole Miss March 27 ... Had one hit vs. UNC Asheville March 30 ... Best game came at Tennessee Tech April 20, during which he hit a two-run triple.

HIGH SCHOOL
Attended Milan High School in Milan, Tenn., where he was coached by Donny Joyner ... Was a member of the Bulldogs' 2004 Class AA State Championship team that went 41-3 ... Batted .320 in high school and also fashioned a 1.40 ERA on the mound ... Also starred on the gridiron, where he was named All-State, All-Region and All-West Tennessee as a wide receiver in 2003 ... Caught 36 passes for 1,055 yards and 14 touchdowns in 2003 ... Belonged to the National Honor Society ... Was awarded three college grants on Milan's 2004 Alumni Day.

PERSONAL
Full name is Robert Daniel Beasley ... Born April 16, 1986, in Milan, Tenn. ... Son of Steve and Kay Beasley ... Academic major: Business.

CAREER HIGHS
At-Bats:4, 2x (last vs. Appalachian State 4/22/08)
Runs: 1, 9x (last vs. Appalachian State 4/22/08)
Hits: 2 vs. Morehead State 2/23/07
RBI: 2 at Tennessee Tech 4/20/05
Total Bases: 3 at Tennessee Tech 4/20/05
Stolen Bases: 1 vs. IPFW G1 2/24/07
Strikeouts: 2, 2x (last vs. Kentucky 5/11/08)
Walks: 2, 2x (last vs. Tennessee Tech 3/21/06)

Year
Avg
GP
GS
AB
R
H
2B
3B
HR
RBI
TB
SLG%
BB
HBP
SO
GDP
OB%
SF
SH
SB
ATT
PO
A
E
FLD%
2005
.238
31
0
21
2
5
1
1
0
3
8
.381
5
1
7
0
.393
1
1
0
0
8
0
0
1.000
2006
.000
24
0
7
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
2
0
6
0
.222
0
0
0
0
10
0
0
1.000
2007
.130
31
5
23
2
3
0
0
0
3
3
.130
3
1
4
0
.259
0
1
1
1
15
0
0
1.000
2008
.160
24
6
25
5
4
0
0
0
0
4
.160
3
0
8
0
.250
0
1
0
0
12
0
0
1.000
TOTAL
.158
110
11
76
10
12
1
1
0
6
15
.197
13
2
25
0
.293
1
3
1
1
45
0
0
1.000
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