#6 Jake Boone, IF


Position: IF
Date of Birth: 03/23/1999
Height: 5' 11"   Weight: 185 lbs
College Experience: Princeton University
Bats: R
Throws: R
Resides: San Diego, California


Jake Boone is in his first season with the ThunderBolts and his second as a pro. He signed with the Bolts as a free agent on May 9, 2022. Jake's professional career began when he was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Washington Nationals in 2021. He spent one season in class Low-A Fredericksburg, where he hit .229 with a .323 on-base percentage. He had been drafted in the 38th round by Washington in 2017 but elected not to sign.

Boone played for three years at Princeton University and hit .250 over 72 career games there. He started every game as a sophomore in 2019 and batted .312 with 18 RBIs. Jake, whose father, Bret, uncle, Aaron, grandfather, Bob and great-grandfather, Ray all played in the big leagues, is a graduate of Torrey Pines High School in San Diego, California.

Career Statistics »

Year League Club GP AVG AB H R 2B 3B HR RBI BB SB SO
2021 Low-A East Fredericksburg 63 .229 170 39 22 4 3 0 23 18 9 55
Thunderbolts »
5 Jonathan Nieves C
8 Matt Morgan C
15 Peyton Isaacson C
0 Brian Fuentes IF
2 Brynn Martinez IF
6 Jake Boone IF
27 Jalen Greer IF
0 Jordan Hovey IF
11 Kole Kaler IF
7 Payton Robertson IF
34 Bren Spillane OF
19 Dan Robinson OF
0 Jordan Wiley OF
0 Paul Coumoulos OF
43 Austin Marozas P
25 Brett Smith P
17 Bryan Ketchie P
28 Daniel Kight P
20 Garrett Christman P
12 Jack Alkire P
22 Justin Miller P
14 Kenny Mathews P
29 Layne Schnitz-Paxton P
18 Miguel Ausua P
26 Ryan Miller P
24 Steve Washilewski P
0 Daryl Myers IF
0 Adam Wheaton P
0 Cal Djuraskovic P
0 Stetson Woods P

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