Former Rutgers outfielder Evan Sleight is transferring to Alabama.

"I'm thrilled to share that I'll be transferring to the University of Alabama. This decision marks the beginning of a new chapter in my athletic journey, and I'm eagerly anticipating the exciting opportunities that lie ahead. Roll Tide," wrote Sleight.

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Last season, the Mass., native started in 56 games for the Scarlet Knights, recording a .315 batting average, 64 hits, 51 runs, 44 runs batted in, 34 drawn walks, 34 strikeouts, 14 doubles, 12 home runs, two stolen bases, and a triple.

The senior is the first player to come to the Capstone via the transfer portal this offseason.

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