The drunk batter is a member of Jack's baseball team.
Hours before the outbreak, the batter's team won a major-league baseball game, thanks to Jack's expert pitching. During the aftergame party, the batter shared a few drinks with Jack until both were intoxicated.
After Jack returned to the party, infected, the batter mistook him for a pet and drunkenly told him to leave. He was killed along with the rest of the people at the party.
After an infected Jack returned to the party, he killed everyone, including the batter.
- He is one of the first characters to be killed in the story.