Manhattan Baseball BIO
22 Richie Barrella
Hit .250 (24-for-94), including .265 during MAAC play, with 24 hits, 14 runs, two doubles, 12 RBI, one stolen base and five walks while posting a .324 OBP ... Notched five multi-hit and two multi-RBI games ... Played in 36 games, starting 26… Over his final 22 games, hit .328 (21-of-64) with nine runs and eight RBI ... Hit safely in series sweep against Saint Peter's (5/18; 5/20), finishing up 5-for-11 (.455) with three RBI, two runs and a double ... Rapped a season-high three hits and three RBI in the opener ... … Also was 5-for-11 over four games at Maine (4/14-4/15) with four runs, three RBI and a pair of multi-hit performances ... Scored a run against Rider (5/25) at the MAAC Championship ... Hit safely in all three games at Iona (4/22-4/23), finishing up 4-for-9 with a run ... In game two victory over the Gaels, singled in the eighth before scoring the eventual winning run ... Notched a double, run and RBI in win over Fairfield (4/9) ... Went 2-for-3 and scored two runs against UAlbany (4/12)… ... Scored two runs with a hit at Stony Brook (3/21)… Singled and scored a run at LIU Brooklyn (3/29) and against UMass Lowell (3/12).
2016 Freshman Season
Hit .251 (44-for-175), including .298 during MAAC play, with 44 hits, 23 runs, four doubles, 16 RBI, six stolen bases and 10 walks while posting a .309 OBP ... Had 11 multi-hit and three multi-RBI games ... Played in 48 games, making 44 starts ... Was 2-for-5 with two runs in MAAC Tournament elimination-game win over Monmouth (5/26) ... In game-two victory at Quinnipiac (4/23), went 3-for-4 with a season-high four runs ... Hit safely in all three games against Lehigh (3/25-3/26), finishing up with a .400 average (4-for-10) while adding three RBI and two runs ... Followed that up by hitting safely in all three games against Monmouth (4/2; 4/4), checking in with a .429 clip (6-for-14) average while adding two RBI and two runs ... Singled in all three games against Marist (4/16-4/17) ... Also hit safely in all three games in series win at Niagara (5/7-5/8), finishing with a .400 average (4-for-10) ... Went 3-for-4 with a walk and run in win over Canisius (4/10) ... Had two hits in game two at Seton Hall (3/19) and at Army West Point (4/12) ... Notched two hits in series-opening victory over Fairfield (4/29) and two runs in series-clinching win against the Stags (4/30) ... Had two hits in series-opening victory at Saint Peter's (5/14) ... Singled and scored a run at Miami (3/6) ... Singled, walked and scored a run at FIU (3/12).
Played a postgraduate season at Canterbury Prep under the direction of Todd Mathewson ... Named Western New England Prep Baseball Player of the Year and Team MVP ... Played his prep ball at Mamaroneck High School under the direction of Mike Chiapparelli ... Earned four varsity letters for the Tigers ... Two-time All-League selection ... All-Section pick and Team MVP as a senior at Mamaroneck ... Two-year team captain ... Also played on the Canterbury Prep football team ... Born on May 15, 1996 ... Son of Richard and Judy Barrella ... His father played baseball at Saint Leo University ... Has two sisters: Ali and Gabby ... Played travel ball for the East Coast Clippers ... Is majoring in marketing at Manhattan.
|High School:||Canterbury Prep|