Greg Sullivan

Greg Sullivan is in his 10th season as an assistant coach for the Boston College baseball team.

He primarily works with outfielders and hitters and is also responsible for running Boston College Baseball Camps.

The Eagles were sixth in the ACC in hitting with a .289 batting average in 2019. All-ACC Second Team selection Sal Frelick transitioned from the infield to the outfield and hit .367 with a .513 slugging percentage, while playing error-free in the outfield.

As a team, BC posted a team fielding percentage of .972 or better for the third year in a row in 2018. Eagles outfielders made just eight errors in 49 games. Center fielder Dante Baldelli was perfect in 127 chances.

Sullivan has helped multiple players transition from the infield to the outfield and fill key roles for the Eagles. Michael Strem – a 2016 New England Intercollegiate Baseball Associate (NEIBA) All-New England Second-Team honoree – and Logan Hoggarth and Gabriel Hernandez came to the Heights as infielders and moved to the outfield.

Strem and right fielder Donovan Casey combined for 14 outfield assists in 2017, tied for fourth in the nation. Casey’s eight outfield assists tied for third overall and Strem’s six tied for fifth. In 2016, Strem racked up eight outfield assists, also ranking among the top 10 in the country. The Eagles’ 15 OF assists was good for a top-15 mark.

BC’s outfield in 2017 made just seven errors in 423 chances. Overall, the BC fielding percentage as a team was .975, fourth in record books.

In 2016, Sullivan helped the Eagles record a .972 fielding percentage, tied for fifth in BC record books. In the team’s first trip to the NCAA Tournament since 2009, the Eagles registered a .991 fielding clip in six games and the outfield did not make an error while recording two assists.

In 2014, centerfielder Tom Bourdon and right fielder Chris Shaw combined for 12 outfield assists as Bourdon’s seven tied for 11th in the nation after the regular season. Shaw did not make an error in 105 chances in right after moving to the position after starting as a first baseman as a freshman. In his junior year, Shaw recorded two outfield assists and made only one error in 45 chances. The Eagles recorded 14 total outfield assists in 2015 and the outfielders helped the team record the third-best fielding percentage in school history with a .976 percentage, second in the Atlantic Coast Conference.