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#6 Leon Landry
Position: Outfield
Bats: Left Handed
Throws: Right Handed
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 195 lbs.
Class: Freshman
Experience: High School
City/State: Baton Rouge, La.
High School: Baker HS
Born: 09/20/1989
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Leon Landry Bio
Courtesy: LSUsports.net (@LSUsports)
Release: 09/09/2010

2010 NCAA Regional All-Tournament Team
2010 Honorable Mention All-Louisiana
2008 NCAA Regional All-Tournament Team

MLB Draft:
3rd Round in 2010 (Los Angeles Dodgers)
36th round in 2007 (Cincinnati)

An extremely talented athlete that started 162 games in the LSU outfield over three seasons (2008-10) ... signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers in the summer of 2010 after he was selected in the third round of the MLB Draft ... superb defensive abilities in the outfield and very good power at the plate ... was rated the No. 14 prospect in the '09 Cape Cod League by Baseball America magazine ... named the No. 1 prospect in the Cal Ripken Sr. League in the summer of 2008 by Baseball America magazine.

JUNIOR SEASON (2010)
Started all 63 of LSU's games, batting .338 (81-for-240) with 12 doubles, six triples, six homers, 45 RBI and 16 stolen bases ... finished No. 2 in the SEC in triples with six ... named to the NCAA Los Angeles Regional All-Tournament team after hitting .462 (6-for-13) in three games with two doubles and two runs scored ... hit .583 (7-for-12) in the Florida series (April 30-May 2) with one double, one homer, four RBI and three runs ... named Louisiana Sportswriters Association Hitter of the Week on March 9 as he batted .538 (7-for-13) in the Tigers' four victories over Pepperdine and Brown with two triples, four RBI, five runs and a .588 on-base percentage ... became the 11th player in LSU history to hit two triples in a single game on March 7 when he collected a pair of three-baggers versus Brown ... tied LSU single-game record with four stolen bases vs. William & Mary on Feb. 28.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2009)
Played in 59 games (42 starts), starting 35 games in center field and seven games in left field ... batted .300 (51-for-170) with 10 doubles, 12 homers, 41 RBI, 38 runs and nine steals ... had three multi-homer games on the year ... hit .429 (6-for-14) in the SEC Tournament with three doubles, one RBI and three runs ... 3-for-5 with two doubles, one RBI and two runs in SEC Tournament championship game versus Vanderbilt (May 24) ... tied LSU single-game records with three homers and five hits in win at Miss. State (May 16); was 5-for-6 with a career-best seven RBI in that contest ... 2-for-4 with a homer and three RBI at South Caroilna (March 22) ... 2-for-4 with two homers (including a grand slam) and five RBI versus Illinois (March 7) ... 2-for-4 with two homers and three RBI versus Villanova (Feb. 21).

FRESHMAN SEASON (2008)
Played in 63 games (57 starts) as a true freshman ... started 51 games in center field, five in right field and one in left field ... ranked No. 2 in the SEC in triples (5), trailing only LSU teammate Ryan Schimpf (7) ... batted .271 (58-for-214) on the year with 10 doubles, five triples, five homers, 26 RBI and 12 steals ... hit .294 (30-for-102) in SEC regular-season games with four doubles, one triple, three homers, 10 RBI and four steals ... magnificent defensive player who made several spectacular catches in center field, including two ESPN "Play of the Day" grabs during the super regional vs. UC Irvine ... named to NCAA Baton Rouge Regional all-tournament team - .333 (3-for-9), 1 2B, 1 HR, 3 RBI ... 4-for-14 in the SEC Tournament with two doubles, one RBI and three runs ... had five doubles, three homers, 11 RBI, three steals and 20 runs during LSU's 23-game streak from April 22-June 1 ... batted .520 (13-for-25) during a seven-game stretch (March 25-April 2) with one double, three triples, one homer, four RBI and eight runs ... launched first career collegiate homer -- a solo shot -- on March 30 at Florida in 6-3 LSU win.

HIGH SCHOOL
A talented three-sport athlete from Baker High School ... a three-time first-team all-district player as a pitcher and infielder ... named one of the top high school seniors in the Southeast Region by the Perfect Game scouting service ... batted .452 with eight homers as a senior, .440 with five homers as a junior and .415 with 10 homers as a sophomore ... coached by Jackie Mullins ... also a four-year letterwinner in football as a quarterback, running back, wide receiver and defensive back ... captain of the Baker High basketball team in 2007 as a shooting guard.

PERSONAL
Full name is Leon Renard Landry Jr. ... parents are Leon Sr. and Jacqueline Landry ... has three sisters, Litonia, Ashley and Sasha ... credits his father with having the greatest influence upon his athletic career ... majoring in sports administration at LSU ... born September 20, 1989.

Landry's LSU Career Highs
At-Bats: 6 five times; last vs. Alabama (4/18/10)
Hits: 5 at Mississippi State (5/16/09)
Runs Scored: 3 six times; last vs. Mississippi State (5/21/10)
Doubles: 2 vs. Vanderbilt (5/24/09)
Triples: 2 vs. Brown (3/7/10)
Home Runs: 3 at Mississippi State (5/16/09)
RBI: 7 at Mississippi State (5/16/09)

 

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