- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 1", Weight 215 lb.
Daniel Cox has been an independent league infielder.
Daniel was a 4-year letterman at Channelview High School. He was 1st Team All-District shortstop in 2000, 2001, and 2002. He was named to the Greater Houston All-Star Team in 2002.
Cox attended San Jacinto Jr. College for two years where he was 1st Team All-Conference 3rd Base. He was nominated All-American, and was runner up NJCAA Defensive Player of the Year 2005.
Daniel attended Sam Houston State University for 1 year,
He played 3rd base for the Weatherford Wranglers, and was Texas Collegiate League All-Star 3rd Base in 2006.
Back with Bay Area in 2009, he was much better, hitting .273/.406/.339 with 39 runs and 48 RBI in 54 games. He placed fourth in the Continental Baseball League in RBIs.
Normal CornBelters (Frontier League)
Daniel was the starter at third base for the CornBelters in their very first game on May 21 against the Evansville Otters at Bosse Field in Evansville, IN. Cox appeared in all 96 games for the CornBelters during the 2010 season.
In that first CornBelters game, Daniel hit the first home run in CornBelters' history with 2 out in the 5th inning. It was a 3-run blast.
Cox was second in the Frontier League in hitting with a .323 average, seventh in home runs with 15, and third in RBIs with 78.
Daniel was one of two CornBelters named to the 2010 Frontier League All-Star Game. Cox was also named to the Frontier League post-season All-Star team.