Greener, Miller both sign with Kalamazoo Kings
LEBANON, Tenn. – Former Cumberland baseball All-Americans Matt Greener and Kris Miller both signed contracts with the Kalamazoo (MI) Kings in the Frontier Independent Baseball League last Friday, playing their first games over the weekend.
Greener was named the NAIA Player of the Year after batting .461 with 26 doubles and leading the nation in hits (116), RBIs (101), total bases (225) and tying Miller for the national lead in home runs (27). Miller was a First Team All-American and ranked second nationally in total bases (196) and third in RBIs (89) while batting .367.
Miller tripled and drove in a run in his first game on Friday for the Kings, singled and collected two RBIs Saturday and recorded one hit Sunday. Greener singled and scored Friday, added two hits and one RBI Saturday and also singled Sunday.
The Frontier League has 12 teams in Michigan, Illinois, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Missouri, Indiana and Kentucky. More information on the league may be found at http://www.frontierleague.com/index.php.