Lefties Welcome Outfielders Taylor Adams and Grant Sutton
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—January 10, 2017—Port Angeles, WA—The Port Angeles Lefties start the New Year strong with an exciting lineup of collegiate athletes. In the coming weeks, get to know the team with a steady rollout of player announcements. First up are Outfielders Taylor Adams and Grant Sutton. Start following their progress this spring; collegiate baseball begins soon!
Adams joins the Lefties from Tacoma Community College, where he plays outfield for Coach Ryan Mummert. This 6’3” Lacey, Washington native bats and throws right and weighs in at 200. Committed to play at University of Oregon, Adams is a plus runner, shows good bat speed and is a versatile outfielder. He likes playing video games and watching sports, and his walk-up song is Devastated by Joey Badass. Follow him on Twitter @TaylorD_Adams and on Instagram: TaylorD_Adams.
Sutton joins the Lefties from University of Portland, where he plays outfield and first base for Coach Geoff Loomis. A Gig Harbor native, Sutton made a name for himself in high school, winning the coach’s award and the 2014 Silver Slugger Award. He is 6’4”, 235 lbs and bats and throws right. His hobbies are skiing and golf, and his walk-up song is Don’t It by Billy Currington. Interesting fact: Grant is a triplet. Follow him on Twitter @G_Sutt11 and on Instagram: gsutt11.
Lefties Baseball is looking for Host Families. Find out more at www.leftiesbaseball.com/host-families. Also, Lefties Team Store is open at 17 ½ W First Street in downtown Port Angeles, along with the online store. Gear up and count down to opening day!
About the Port Angeles Lefties: Founded in 2016, the Port Angeles Lefties is a wooden bat collegiate league baseball team based in Port Angeles, Washington. Part of the West Coast League, the Lefties’ mascot is a fiercely territorial Olympic marmot named Timber. For more information, schedules, and store hours, visit www.leftiesbaseball.com, and follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
About the West Coast League: The WCL is a summer wood bat league for college-eligible student-athletes, based in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, dedicated to accelerating prospect development, increasing player exposure and bettering its member communities; by providing best-of-breed leadership, best-in-class competition, best-in-West Coast ballparks, memorable life experiences, and affordable entertainment in an environment that fosters organization, professionalism, promotion, competition, fun and innovation with the utmost integrity and respect for its players and the game.