2005 (Junior): Hit .210 on the year...Logged six pinch-hit at-bats...Hit .333, and posted a .500 slugging percentage with two hits as a pinch-hitter...Made 14 starts in his 24 appearances on the season...Hit .500 with a double, triple and an RBI as a reserve...Hit .316 through his first six appearances...Went 2-for-3 with a triple and an RBI vs. Mississippi State (3/15/05)...Had 13 hits...Launched his lone home run of the year against Ole Miss at AutoZone Park (4/27/05)...Made one appearance on the mound, logging a 0.00 ERA in 2.0 innings on the hill...Recorded on multi-hit performance...Finished the season with a two-game hitting streak.
John A. Logan: Lettered in 2003 and 2004 as an outfielder and third baseman at John A. Logan...Hit. 267 with nine home runs and drove in 38 runs to help lead the Volunteers to a Great River Conference and Region 24 Championship in 2004...Named 2004 Region 24 Tournament MVP...JALC went 41-16 in 2004.
Prep: Lettered four years in baseball and three in football at DuQuoin High...Posted a .415 batting average as a senior to lead DuQuoin to a 30-5 record and a conference championship...Earned IBCA First Team All-State honors in 2002...Also named an All-Conference and All-South performer after a solid senior campaign...Named to the Southern Illinoisian All-South team after guiding DHS to a league title and a State final appearance in his junior season...Hit .385 with 16 round trippers in his high school career...Was a juco teammate of Tiger shortstop Jordan Tolliver.
Personal: Full name is Collin James Bastien...Son of Randall and Carol Bastien...Majoring in business economics.