2009: Rogers appeared in 41 games as a freshman, starting 16 at DH and seven in the outfield ... Hit .247 two homers, 15 RBIs and 22 runs scored ... Drew 21 walks and was hit four times for a .421 on-base percentage, and was successful in both stolen base attempts ... Cashed in on his first career start, coming within a double of the cycle in a 3-for-3, four RBI, four run performance against North Dakota (3/7) ... His four runs scored in that game was a season-high for any MSU player ... Drove in two runs versus SEMO (3/18) ... Tripled and scored at Southern Illinois (4/3) ... Went 2-for-4 at SIU the next day ... Belted a three-run homer in the first inning against Indiana State (5/14) ... Went 2-for-4 with two RBIs in the MVC Tournament versus Creighton (5/22) ... Spent the summer playing for the Texarkana Razorbacks, hitting .393 with 22 extra base hits, 51 runs, 13 steals, 40 RBIs and 35 walks in 36 games.