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Starting Pitcher / Utility Player Seeking Team Overseas in 2020/21

Name: Layne Gusler

Height: 6'7"/198cm

Weight: 220 lbs/100kg

DOB: May 9, 1995

Date Available: July 5, 2020

Will Pay Flight

Bats: R

Throws: R

Positions: SS, SP, RF

Positions (alt): 1B, 3B, RP, CF, LF

College: Madonna University

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Personal

Bread to be a leader on the diamond, love helping others understand the game and situations, high baseball IQ. Will take reps everywhere to stay athletic. Played D1, D2, NAIA, JUCO college baseball and 2 years of Independent Baseball 17’, 19’ 

Above-average eye at the plate, power + contact, heavy pull with solid power the other way.

Pitching velocity 88-92 Mph 2-Seam + 4-Seam, Curveball, Slider, Circle Change.

 

 

Accomplishments/Articles:

 

Overseas goals:

  • Use overseas as a stepping stone into professional ball in the U.S.
  • Experience new cultures and meet new people
  • Use my knowledge and experience to help grow the game globally
  • Stay active during the offseason in a winter league

Playing Experience

YEARSORGANIZATIONLEAGUE/DIVISIONDETAILS
2013-14 Eastern Michigan Univeristy NCAA DI Relief Pitcher
2014-15 Henry Ford Community College NJCAA Starting Pitcher/Closer/SS/1st/3rd/RF/LF 5 hitter
2015-16 Georgia Southwestern University NCAA DII Starting Pitcher
2016-17 Madonna University NAIA Starting/Relief Pitcher
2017 Utica Unicorns USPBL Relief Pitcher
2019 Garden City Wind Pecos League Pitcher, OF, SS, 1B
2019 Foothills Maples Fiesta Winter League Starting Pitcher, SS

Stats

Pro Batting

Years Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2019 Garden City 25 43 15 14 0 0 6 13 12 10 1 0 .326 .464 .744

Pro Pitching

Year Team ERA GS CG IP H SO BB HBP R ER Wins Losses SV WHIP
2017 Utica 8.15 0 0 35.1 49 35 19 - 40 32 2 4 0 1.92
2019 Garden City 5.00 13 1 84.2 93 73 47 8 58 47 9 1 0 1.65
2019 1.93 4 1 28 22 22 8 - 8 6 4 0 0 1.07

College/Amateur Batting

Years Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2015 Henry Ford 35 77 10 21 3 1 0 12 4 13 8 1 .273 .301 .338

College/Amateur Pitching

Year Team ERA GS CG IP H SO BB HBP R ER Wins Losses SV WHIP
2015 Henry Ford 2.10 9 7 68.2 59 73 20 2 27 16 10 1 1 1.17
2014 Eastern Michigan 8.10 0 0 20 19 8 17 5 20 18 1 1 0 1.80
2016 Georgia Southwestern 9.15 11 0 40.1 61 38 32 0 49 41 1 7 0 2.31
2017 Madonna 5.13 1 0 40.1 43 26 15 3 26 23 2 1 1 1.44

Video Highlights

Testimonials

Tim Leighton

Henry Ford CC, Assistant Coach

Jared Lemieux

Foothills Maples, Head Coach

Steven Brown

Henry Ford CC, Head Coach

Additional Info

Playing Preferences: Europe (Summer), Canada (Summer), Asia (Summer), Australia (Winter), New Zealand (Winter), Latin America (Winter)

 

Living preferences: Living on my own, Living with teammates with my own private bedroom, Living with teammates in a shared bedroom, Living with a host family

 

Return home: I can stay as long as it takes to complete a season

 

Prior engagements: No

 

Recent injuries/illnesses: No

 

Traveling with a companion: No