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Bob Grandas
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 1998
Other Position: Baseball; 1976-80
Bob Grandas
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 09/28/2007
A superb outfielder for CMU who signed with the Oakland Athletics after his junior season in college, Grandas held CMU's career batting mark - a lofty .405... his career slugging percentage of .614 ranked sixth all-time while his single-season mark of .775 in 1978 ranked fifth... twice named first-team All-Mid-American Conference... batted .373 in 1976, .411 in 1977 and .451 in an injury-shortened 1978 campaign... a product of Flint Central High School where he was an all-state shortstop... played professionally for seven years.