Tri-City Dust Devils

Dust Devil profile: Ashley Graeter

No. 8 Ashley Graeter 3B/C

Height: 6-2 Weight: 195

Age: 20 Bats/Throws: right/right

Hometown: Poplarville, MS Birthday: Nov. 11

Bio: Graeter spent 38 of 40 games at first base, and hit .294 with 28 RBIs and 27 runs in his first season of professional baseball with the Grand Junction Rockies last year. He signed as a non-drafted free agent in July of 2012 after wrapping up a strong college career at the University of Southern Mississippi, where he earned second team all-Conference USA honors as a senior. He is one of the Dust Devils’ most versatile defensive players, splitting time at third base and catcher, showing a strong throwing arm from behind the plate.