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#5 Andre Demetral, INF


Position: INF
Height: 5' 9"   Weight: 155 lbs
College Experience: Florence Darlington
Bats: R
Throws: R
Hometown: Rochester, Mich.


After finishing his prep career at Stoney Creek High School in Michigan in 2019, Demetral started his collegiate career in the junior college ranks at Florence-Darlington Technical College as a middle infielder.

Demetral’s father Chris played professionally for 11 seasons including seven at Triple-A in the Los Angeles Dodgers and Texas Rangers organizations. He was drafted out of Western Michigan by the Dodgers in the 31st round of the 1991 MLB Draft and played for the Greek national team including in the 2004 Olympics. He was teammates with Eric Pappas, the father of 2020 NWI Oilman Luke Pappas, on the Greek National Team. Chris Demetral’s uncle is Jim Essian, who played 12 seasons in the big leagues and managed the Chicago Cubs in 1991.

2020 Northwest Indiana Oilmen Roster »
5 Andre Demetral INF
14 Michael Machnic INF
15 Tyler Nelson INF
31 Conner Tomasic INF
26 Joe Rycerz 1B
6 Angelo Cantelo C
12 Nick Anderson C
13 Gabe Pulido C
3 Kendal Ewell OF
7 Clay Thompson OF
23 Tommy Farrell OF
24 Tre' Hondras OF
1 Connor Oliver P
4 Joe Graziano P
9 Johnny Maynard P
16 Terry Busse P
18 Max Franklin P
19 Brandon Tyler P
21 Costa Sirounis P
22 Luke Pappas P
25 Jack Guzek P
27 Mike Madura P
29 Kyle Iwinski P
30 Joe Rotkis P
35 Isaiah Coupet P
37 Matt Litwicki P
42 Tommy Windt P
45 Will Melby P

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