2009 - Played in five games with two official at bats and two runs scored ... Saw action in season opener as pinch runner and scored first career run.
2008 - Sat out season after transfer from Lander University ... Played for Columbia Blowfish in the Coastal Plain League in the summer where he hit .258 (46-for-178) with a HR and 18 RBI, also finished with six doubles.
COLLEGE - Played two seasons at Lander University in NCAA Division II ... Team's leading hitter in 2007 with a .427 batting average (90-for-211), also leading the squad in doubles (22) home runs (7) and RBI (43) ... Hit .395 as a freshman (73-for-185), also leading the squad in doubles (16) and RBI (41) ... Two-time South Atlantic All-Region honoree as well as a two-time All-Peach Belt Conference recipient ... Holds Lander single-season records for batting average and doubles.
HIGH SCHOOL - Played for Wando High School ... Hit .416 with seven home runs his senior season ... Played in the 2004 North/South All-Star game ... Three-year honor roll student.
PERSONAL - Born Jesse Barbaro on 6/28/86 ... Parents are Ralph and Hollis Barbaro.