“I’m really looking forward to getting to know the Lake Country area, meeting fans and people in the community, and most importantly bringing energy and excitement to fans on gameday!”
Gio Brusa, a 27-year-old Lodi, California native, is a first baseman and outfielder with Triple-A level experience.
Brusa played 4 years of collegiate baseball at University of the Pacific and was drafted in 2016 by the San Francisco Giants. He played 4 seasons in the San Francisco Giants system, playing at all three minor league levels including the Sacramento River Cats, the Triple-A affiliate of the Giants.
Brusa has shown his power throughout his time in the minors. In his 4 minor league seasons, Brusa, who is also a switch hitter, hit more than 60 homers and averaged more than 50 RBI’s each season.