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Gene Cone

Gene Cone 9 RF

Columbia Fireflies

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Gene Oliver Cone
  • Age: 23 (September 21, 1994)
  • Birthplace: Columbia, SC
  • Bats/Throws: L/L Ht: 6' 0" Wt: 173
  • Draft: Round 10 (2016, NYM)
  • School: South Carolina
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Gene Cone Career Stats

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Gene Cone Awards and Honors

Gene Cone  9 RF

Gene Cone
  • Full Name: Gene Oliver Cone
  • Born: September 21, 1994
  • Age: 23
  • Birthplace: Columbia, SC
  • Bats: L
  • Throws: L
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 173
  • Draft: Round 10 (2016, NYM)
  • School: South Carolina

Selected by the New York Mets in the 10th round of the 2016 MLB Draft out of South Carolina... signed with the Mets on June 21, 2016... Earned first-team All-SEC honors (2016), was on the 2016 NCAA Regional All-Tournament Team and was ranked by Baseball America as No. 6 best prospect in 2015 in the Coastal Plain League... was 2014 Coastal Plain League Hitter of the Year and Coastal Plain League All-Star... was rated No. 12 best high school prospect in South Carolina and No. 470 best high school prospect in the nation by Perfect Game USA... was rated No. 13 best high school prospect in South Carolina and No. 2 best outfielder in South Carolina by Diamond Prospects... was 2013 South Carolina AAAA All-State... parents are Gene and Laurie Cone.. majored in business at South Carolina.