Durable starting pitcher, former NCAA I and Canberra Cavalry star (SIGNED FOR 2018 SUMMER)
Name: Louis Cohen
DOB: January 3, 1992
Date Available: September 30, 2018Pro
SIGNED IN THE FRONTIER LEAGUE
Louis Cohen is a 2015 graduate of Division 1 Cal State Northridge of the highly competitive Big West Conference. Since college Louis has taken his career overseas to Europe and Australia where he has continued to develop his game and has built a reputation for himself as a durable starting pitcher who throws strikes.
In his first season in Australia he was the Capital Territory State League MVP after striking out 195 batters and going 17-1 for the eventual champions, the ACT bandits. This performance earned him a call-up to play for the Canberra Cavalry of the Australian Baseball League where he threw 25 innings with an era of 3.60.
In the summer of 2016 Louis took his game to Europe to play in the German Bundesliga North for the Hamburg Stealers and once again lead the league in strikeouts with 105 after throwing 10 complete games including 2 shutouts.
Louis was back in Australia for the 2016-2017 and once again playing for both the Cavalry where he earned two “ABL Player of the Week” recognitions while having a career at 4-0 with an era of 2.61 highlighted by a 7 inning, 10 strikeout performance vs. the Sydney Blue Sox.
Louis’ success in the ABL earned him his first indy pro contract in the Atlantic League with the Lancaster Barnstormers for hte 2017 season. Unfortunately Louis was released and soon thereafter signed on with the Solingen Alligators of the German Bundesliga where threw 50 innings striking out 59 while holding down a 2.34 era.
Louis is currently playing in the California Winter League (stats) in hopes to sign a professional contract again. He is currently fielding any offers from around the globe.
Louis is looking to play in Japan in 2017 but is also open to returning to Europe and is fielding all offers.
D.O.B.: January 3, 1992
Height: 6’1″/185 cm
Weight: 155 lbs/70 kg
Primary Position: Starting Pitcher
Secondary Position: Relief Pitcher
2011-2015: Cal State University Northridge (NCAA Division I: Big West Conference)
2017: Solingen Alligators, German Bundesliga
2017: Lancaster Barnstormers, Atlantic League
2016-17: Canberra Cavalry, Australian Baseball League
2016-17: ACT Bandits, Capital Territory State League (Australia)
2016: Hamburg Stealers, German Bundesliga North (Germany)
2015-16: Canberra Cavalry, Australian Baseball League
2015-16: ACT Bandits, Capital Territory State League (Australia)
2018: Alberta Grizzly, California Winter League
2015: Regina Red Sox (Western Major Baseball League)
2014: Bend Elks (West Coast League)
2016/12: Pitched 6 innings of relief for the Cavalry vs. league leader Melbourne aces giving up only one run.
2016: Most strikeouts in the German Bundesliga North
2016/04: Through a complete game shutout with 9 k’s against the 2014 German Champions
2016/05: Had 15 k’s against the Cologne Cardinals in a 4-1 win
2016/07: Through a complete game shutout with 13 k’s against the Dortmund Wanderers
2015-2016: Capital Territory State League MVP. Article on BaseballJobsOverseas.com
2015-2016: Earned his first professional contract with the Canberra Cavalry of the ABL
2015-2017: Bandits Youth Coach
2016: Stealers Youth Coach
|2015||Cal State N.||3.60||2-0||0||0||0/2||0||15||18||10||6||6||15||0.295||1.6|
|2014||Cal State N.||3.51||0-0||1||0||0||0||25.2||31||16||10||9||24||0.313||1.55|
*No link to stats, provided by club.
Louis is looking for a club who is willing to provide round-trip flight expenses, accommodations, and a job or monthly salary.
Phone/Whatsapp: +1 (951) 265-5048
Player of the game vs. Brisbane Bandits in a must win game.
Win vs Adelaide Bite
Win vs. Perth Heat