Updated: May 28, 2015
Career Highlights: Has two career game-winning runs scored.
2015: Started 27 games, all at third base, while playing in 32 games total … Had six multi-hit games and three multi-run games … Had a season long four-game hitting streak and an eight-game reached base streak … Batted .245 with 23 hits, including five doubles, for 28 total bases and a .298 slugging percentage … Scored 15 runs and had four RBIs … Drew six walks and was hit by five pitches (third on the team) for a .324 on-base percentage … Had a team-high tying seven sacrifice bunts and was 1-for-1 on stolen base attempts … In four pinch-hit opportunities, went 1-for-2 with a double, and was hit by a pitch and had a sacrifice.
2014: Made 24 starts – 22 at third and two at shortstop – and played in 31 games total… Had four multi-hit games, including one four-hit contest, two multi-RBI games and three multi-run scoring games … Ended the season on a five-game hitting streak and had a season-long seven-game reached base streak … Batted .232 with 19 hits, including two doubles, for 21 total bases and a .256 slugging percentage … Scored 13 runs and knocked in seven more … Drew 12 walks and was hit by a pitch twice for a .344 on-base percentage … Was 2-for-3 on stolen base attempts.
High School: Earned varsity letters all four years while playing for Coach Norm Walsh at Boston College … Was a three-time Catholic Conference all-star … also played varsity football and basketball for one season.
Personal: Ryan Floyd Tufts … Born July 27, 1994 in Brockton, Massachusetts … Son of Glenn and Margret Tufts … Has a younger sister, Julianne … Father was a minor league player in the Cleveland organization and is currently a pro scout for the San Francisco Giants ... Majoring in human nutrition, foods and exercise.