7 Michael Pinkston
7 Michael Pinkston
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Salisbury, N.C.
High School: West Rowan
Position: C
Major: Sport Management
B/T: R/R
gp 23
avg .273
hr -
rbi 9
r 11
sb -

2017

  • started 23 games behind the plate for the Quakers
  • ended the season with a .273 batting average, nine RBIs, and 11 runs
  • posted a .981 fielding percentage

2016

  • made 16 appearances with 12 starts behind the plate
  • hit .224 with six runs scored and six RBIs
  • tallied two hits against ODAC-rival Eastern Mennonite University
  • hit with a walk-off single to lead Guilford over Franklin & Marshall College, 5-4, February 27

2015

  • appeared in 10 games and started three for the Quakers
  • had three hits in 13 at-bats for a .231 average for the season
  • his .429 caught-stealing percentage ranked highest on the team among catchers
  • best performance came April 17 in a loss to William Peace University, when he went 1-4 and threw out the only runner he faced

Personal

  • named to Guilford’s Fall 2014 Student-Athlete Honor Roll
  • lettered four years under coach Chad Parker at West Rowan High School
  • received All-South Piedmont Conference recognition in 2013 and 2014
  • named the team’s Offensive MVP in 2013 and 2014
  • All-Rowan County
  • served as a team captain
  • played four seasons with the Rowan County American Legion program
  • son of Darrell and Dawn Pinkston
  • minor in communication
Recent Games
Apr 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 8-7
Apr 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 10-4
Apr 23 at Ferrum
Apr 26 Emory & Henry W, 4-3
Apr 29 at Hampden-Sydney L, 6-3
Apr 29 at Hampden-Sydney W, 8-5
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 23 13
Plate appearances 92 54
At Bats 77 47
Runs 11 6
Hits 21 13
Doubles 3 -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 9 4
Total bases 24 13
Walks 11 4
Hit by pitch 2 2
Strikeouts 8 6
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits 2 1
Hit into double play 3 2
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .273 .277
On Base Percentage .378 .358
Slugging Percentage .312 .277
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 160 82
Put Outs 130 64
Assists 27 18
Errors 3 0
Fielding Percentage .981 1.000
Double Plays 1 1
Stolen Bases Allowed 22 13
Runners Caught Stealing 10 6
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .313 .316
Passed Balls 11 7
Catcher's Interference 2 -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 3 Piedmont W, 6-5 4 1 1 1 - - 1 - - - -
Feb 4 Piedmont L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at William Peace W, 1-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Feb 11 William Peace L, 14-11 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 at William Peace W, 13-10 4 2 0 - - - 0 2 - - -
Feb 15 at Methodist W, 10-4 5 0 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 18 Bluefield St. W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Averett W, 4-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 22 Ferrum W, 8-4 3 0 2 1 - - 1 1 - - -
Feb 24 vs. Greensboro L, 4-3 2 1 1 - - - 0 2 - - -
Feb 25 Greensboro W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Greensboro L, 17-6 4 1 2 1 - - 1 - - - -
Mar 2 at Averett L, 3-0 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 4 at Lynchburg L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 Lynchburg W, 12-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Dean W, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 Muhlenberg W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Muhlenberg W, 11-1 2 0 0 - - - 2 1 1 - -
Mar 11 Muhlenberg W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Randolph-Macon L, 15-4 3 1 1 - - - 2 1 1 - -
Mar 19 Randolph-Macon L, 11-4 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 20 Tufts L, 11-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 Roanoke L, 3-1 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 25 Va. Wesleyan L, 15-6 4 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 25 Va. Wesleyan L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 at Bluefield St. W, 15-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Shenandoah L, 1-0 3 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 1 at Shenandoah L, 2-1 4 0 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 5 at Emory & Henry W, 13-6 5 2 2 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 8 at East. Mennonite L, 9-5 4 1 2 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Apr 8 at East. Mennonite W, 15-4 2 1 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 11 at Roanoke W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 Washington and Lee W, 11-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 Washington and Lee L, 13-4 5 0 1 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 10-4 3 1 1 - - - 1 1 - - -
Apr 23 at Ferrum   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 Emory & Henry W, 4-3 3 0 0 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 29 at Hampden-Sydney L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Hampden-Sydney W, 8-5 5 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 3 Piedmont W, 6-5 - - - 2 1 - 2 1 2.00 4
Feb 4 Piedmont L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at William Peace W, 1-0 - - - 0 0 - - 2 - 4
Feb 11 William Peace L, 14-11 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 at William Peace W, 13-10 - - - 0 0 - 3 - - 6
Feb 15 at Methodist W, 10-4 - - - 2 0 - 2 1 2.00 5
Feb 18 Bluefield St. W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Averett W, 4-0 - - 1 0 0 - 3 - - 3
Feb 22 Ferrum W, 8-4 - - - 3 1 - - 1 - 4
Feb 24 vs. Greensboro L, 4-3 - - - 1 0 1 1 - - 4
Feb 25 Greensboro W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Greensboro L, 17-6 - - - 3 1 - - 2 - 4
Mar 2 at Averett L, 3-0 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 1
Mar 4 at Lynchburg L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 Lynchburg W, 12-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Dean W, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 Muhlenberg W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Muhlenberg W, 11-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 3
Mar 11 Muhlenberg W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Randolph-Macon L, 15-4 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 4
Mar 19 Randolph-Macon L, 11-4 1 - - 1 0 1 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 20 Tufts L, 11-9 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 Roanoke L, 3-1 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 3
Mar 25 Va. Wesleyan L, 15-6 - - - 1 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Mar 25 Va. Wesleyan L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 at Bluefield St. W, 15-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Shenandoah L, 1-0 1 - - 1 0 - - 1 - 4
Apr 1 at Shenandoah L, 2-1 - - - 2 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 5 at Emory & Henry W, 13-6 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 5
Apr 8 at East. Mennonite L, 9-5 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 5
Apr 8 at East. Mennonite W, 15-4 - - 1 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 11 at Roanoke W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 Washington and Lee W, 11-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 Washington and Lee L, 13-4 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Apr 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 10-4 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 23 at Ferrum   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 Emory & Henry W, 4-3 - - - 0 0 1 2 1 2.00 3
Apr 29 at Hampden-Sydney L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Hampden-Sydney W, 8-5 - - - 0 0 - 2 2 1.00 5
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 3 Piedmont W, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 4 Piedmont L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at William Peace W, 1-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 11 William Peace L, 14-11 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 at William Peace W, 13-10 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 15 at Methodist W, 10-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 18 Bluefield St. W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Averett W, 4-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 22 Ferrum W, 8-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 24 vs. Greensboro L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 25 Greensboro W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Greensboro L, 17-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 2 at Averett L, 3-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 4 at Lynchburg L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 Lynchburg W, 12-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Dean W, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 Muhlenberg W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Muhlenberg W, 11-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 11 Muhlenberg W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Randolph-Macon L, 15-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 19 Randolph-Macon L, 11-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 20 Tufts L, 11-9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 Roanoke L, 3-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 Va. Wesleyan L, 15-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 Va. Wesleyan L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 at Bluefield St. W, 15-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Shenandoah L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 1 at Shenandoah L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 at Emory & Henry W, 13-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 8 at East. Mennonite L, 9-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 8 at East. Mennonite W, 15-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 11 at Roanoke W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 Washington and Lee W, 11-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 Washington and Lee L, 13-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 10-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 23 at Ferrum   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 Emory & Henry W, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 29 at Hampden-Sydney L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Hampden-Sydney W, 8-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 3 Piedmont W, 6-5 8 5 3 0 1.000 - - 3 1.000 - -
Feb 4 Piedmont L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at William Peace W, 1-0 9 8 1 0 1.000 - 4 - - - -
Feb 11 William Peace L, 14-11 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 at William Peace W, 13-10 7 7 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - 1 -
Feb 15 at Methodist W, 10-4 6 5 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - 1 -
Feb 18 Bluefield St. W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 Averett W, 4-0 12 12 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 22 Ferrum W, 8-4 7 6 1 0 1.000 - - - - 1 -
Feb 24 vs. Greensboro L, 4-3 7 7 0 0 1.000 - 2 - - 1 -
Feb 25 Greensboro W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 at Greensboro L, 17-6 8 7 0 1 .875 - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Averett L, 3-0 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 4 at Lynchburg L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 5 Lynchburg W, 12-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 6 Dean W, 8-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 Muhlenberg W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Muhlenberg W, 11-1 11 6 3 2 .818 - 1 1 .500 - 2
Mar 11 Muhlenberg W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 Randolph-Macon L, 15-4 7 5 2 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 1 -
Mar 19 Randolph-Macon L, 11-4 9 8 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 20 Tufts L, 11-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 Roanoke L, 3-1 6 5 1 0 1.000 - 2 1 .333 - -
Mar 25 Va. Wesleyan L, 15-6 4 3 1 0 1.000 - 2 1 .333 - -
Mar 25 Va. Wesleyan L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 at Bluefield St. W, 15-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Shenandoah L, 1-0 4 3 1 0 1.000 1 1 1 .500 - -
Apr 1 at Shenandoah L, 2-1 3 2 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Apr 5 at Emory & Henry W, 13-6 4 4 0 0 1.000 - 2 - - 2 -
Apr 8 at East. Mennonite L, 9-5 2 2 0 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Apr 8 at East. Mennonite W, 15-4 9 8 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - 4 -
Apr 11 at Roanoke W, 7-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 Washington and Lee W, 11-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 15 Washington and Lee L, 13-4 9 7 2 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
Apr 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 Bridgewater (Va.) W, 10-4 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 23 at Ferrum   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 Emory & Henry W, 4-3 11 6 5 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Apr 29 at Hampden-Sydney L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Hampden-Sydney W, 8-5 9 6 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2014-15 10 13 0 3 - - - 0 1 6 - - .231 .286 .231
2015-16 16 49 6 11 - - - 6 2 4 - 1 .224 .269 .224
2016-17 23 77 11 21 3 - - 9 11 8 - - .273 .378 .312
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 49 139 17 35 3 - - 15 14 18 - 1 .252 .333 .273
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2014-15 10 - - 1 3 0 - 3 2 1.50 15
2015-16 16 1 - 1 11 0 4 27 7 3.86 53
2016-17 23 2 - 2 24 3 3 26 20 1.30 92
2017-18 - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Total 49 3 - 4 38 3 7 56 29 1.93 160
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2014-15 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2015-16 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2016-17 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2017-18 - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2014-15 10 24 18 5 1 .958 - 4 3 .429 - 1
2015-16 16 69 58 9 2 .971 2 25 4 .138 3 -
2016-17 23 160 130 27 3 .981 1 22 10 .313 11 2
2017-18 - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Total 49 253 206 41 6 .976 3 51 17 .250 14 3
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 23 77 11 21 3 - - 9 11 8 - - .273 .378 .312
Conference 13 47 6 13 - - - 4 4 6 - - .277 .358 .277
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 35 3 9 2 - - 8 4 4 - - .257 .350 .314
Away 11 40 7 11 1 - - 1 5 4 - - .275 .370 .300
Neutral 1 2 1 1 - - - 0 2 - - - .500 .750 .500
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Wins 12 41 7 8 2 - - 6 7 3 - - .195 .313 .244
Losses 11 36 4 13 1 - - 3 4 5 - - .361 .452 .389
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February 8 27 5 8 3 - - 3 6 1 - - .296 .424 .407
March 6 16 1 4 - - - 4 2 2 - - .250 .368 .250
April 9 34 5 9 - - - 2 3 5 - - .265 .342 .265
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 23 2 - 2 24 3 3 26 20 1.30 92
Conference 13 2 - 1 13 0 2 14 13 1.08 54
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 11 1 - 1 11 2 2 13 9 1.44 41
Away 11 1 - 1 12 1 - 12 11 1.09 47
Neutral 1 - - - 1 0 1 1 - - 4
-
Wins 12 - - 2 10 2 1 17 11 1.55 50
Losses 11 2 - - 14 1 2 9 9 1.00 42
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February 8 - - 1 11 3 1 11 7 1.57 34
March 6 1 - - 4 0 1 5 4 1.25 19
April 9 1 - 1 9 0 1 10 9 1.11 39
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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February 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 23 160 130 27 3 .981 1 22 10 .313 11 2
Conference 13 82 64 18 0 1.000 1 13 6 .316 7 -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 89 68 19 2 .978 - 8 8 .500 2 2
Away 11 64 55 8 1 .984 1 12 2 .143 8 -
Neutral 1 7 7 0 0 1.000 - 2 - - 1 -
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Wins 12 98 78 18 2 .980 - 11 4 .267 9 2
Losses 11 62 52 9 1 .984 1 11 6 .353 2 -
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February 8 64 57 6 1 .984 - 8 3 .273 4 -
March 6 40 30 8 2 .950 - 6 4 .400 1 2
April 9 56 43 13 0 1.000 1 8 3 .273 6 -