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Wichita State's Casey Gillaspie earns another All-America honor

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Thursday, June 19, 2014, at 1:03 p.m.
  • Updated Thursday, June 19, 2014, at 1:33 p.m.


Casey Gillaspie earned his fifth All-American honor, this one from the American Baseball Coaches Association.

Gillaspie, a first baseman and first-round draft choice of Tampa Bay, hit .389 with 15 home runs for Wichita State as a junior. He is the first Shocker on the ABCA’s first team since pitcher Mike Pelfrey in 2005.

Gillaspie also received first-team honors from Baseball America, Collegiate Baseball, Perfect Game and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.

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