#13 Hipps, Brian

Hipps, Brian
Bats: L
Throws: R
Height: 190 cm
Weight: 104 kg

Born: 24.06.1980 in San Diego, CA, USA
Age: 43


Hipps set team-highs with 45 hits, 13 doubles, 34 runs scored, a .469 batting average and a .552 on-base percentage and ended up with 25 RBI's, 2 homeruns and 16 walks, earning him the Best Batter award.


Hipps provided the offensive spark as he led the team in batting average (.469), on-base percentage (.547; marking the highest percentage since Anubis Benitez' .549 in 2000), slugging percentage (.667), hits (45), doubles (13), total bases (64) and runs scored.


Hipps collected three hits against the Therwil Flyers to raise his team-leading batting average to .476


Hipps struck out in the seventh inning against the Therwil Flyers for the first time in 77 at-bats this season.


Hipps' .553 on-base percentage is the highest since Jose Valdez' .575 mark from 1999.


Hipps became the first NLA-player to hit a home run on the new Heerenschürli.


Hipps went 2-for-3 against the Lausanne Indians to push his team-leading batting average to .455


Hipps hit the first extra-base hit on the new field as he hit a double to deep right center field in the third inning.

NLA Roster:

  • Bischof, Louis
  • Burger, Thomas
  • Byrne, Ryan
  • Dullnig, Dawson
  • Haltmeier, Stefan
  • Maier, Patrick
  • Mordan, Vladimir
  • Nepomuceno, Carlos
  • Reinhard, Regis
  • Rodriguez Bautista, Samuel Richard
  • Sanders, James
  • Sedin, Robert
  • Siegrist, Tobias
  • Siemers, Jack
  • Sosa, Leonel
  • Steffen, Simon
  • Zeller, Saentis
  • Zuber, Carsten