Tech Alumni in the Major Leagues - 1997

Cam Bonifay             GM              Pittsburgh Pirates
Darren Bragg            OF              Boston Red Sox
Kevin Brown		RHP	        Florida Marlins             
Doug Creek 		LHP		San Francisco Giants     
  -optioned to Phoenix 7/26
Bobby Dews            3B Coach          Atlanta Braves
Nomar Garciaparra       SS 		Boston Red Sox           
Marc Pisciotta          RHP             Chicago Cubs
Jim Poole		LHP		San Francisco Giants
Brad Rigby              RHP             Oakland Athletics
Jason Varitek            C              Boston Red Sox

Tech Alumni in the Minor Leagues - 1997

                    Team                    Class   Organization  
Tucker Barr         Quad City River Bandits    A    Houston Astros  
Frank Bolick        Vancouver Canadians      AAA    Anaheim Angels      
  -Promoted from Class AA Midland 5/3 
Ken Bonifay         Carolina Mudcats          AA    Pittsburgh Pirates     Retired 5/11 
Doug Creek          Phoenix Firebirds        AAA    S.F. Giants
  -Recalled to San Francisco 7/2; Returned to Phoenix 7/4; Recalled by Giants 7/14; 
   Returned to Phoenix 7/19; Recalled to Giants 7/25; Returned to Phoenix 7/26
Geoff Duncan        Kane County Cougars        A    Florida Marlins 
David Elder         Pulaski Rangers            A    Texas Rangers 
Mark Fischer        Lowell Spinners            A    Boston Red Sox
Carlton Fleming     Released after Spring Training  St. Louis Cardinals    
Al Gogolin          Modesto Athletics          A    Oakland Athletics      Released
Mike Hostetler      Richmond Braves          AAA    Atlanta Braves         Released
Riccardo Ingram                                     Mexican League         Retired 
Michael Jerzembeck  Columbus Clippers        AAA    New York Yankees
Adam Leggett        Boise Hawks                A    Anaheim Angels       
David Newhan        Huntsville Stars          AA    Oakland Athletics   
Jay Payton          Norfolk Tides            AAA    New York Mets          Disabled List
Marc Pisciotta      Iowa Cubs                AAA    Chicago Cubs
  -Promoted to Chicago 6/27; Returned to Iowa 7/11; Recalled by Cubs 8/8
Brad Rigby          Edmonton Trappers        AAA    Oakland Athletics
  -Promoted to Oakland 6/26 
Matt Saier          Wichita Wranglers         AA    Kansas City Royals 
  -Promoted from Class A Wilmington 5/23                                
Rich Thieme         Eugene Emeralds            A    Atlanta Braves
J.J. Thomas         Auburn Doubledays          A    Houston Astros 
Jason Varitek       Pawtucket Red Sox        AAA    Boston Red Sox      
  Acquired from Seattle 7/31
  Promoted to Boston 9/8
Kris Wilson         Spokane Indians            A    Kansas City Royals
Michael Wolff       Vancouver Canadians      AAA    Anaheim Angels


                          AVG   AB   R   H 2B 3B HR RBI  BB  SO  SB
Barr, Tucker, C          .207  309  42  64 10  1 10  36  39  91   0
Bolick, Frank, DH        .330   97  26  32  5  1  8  27  26  18   0 - Midland
                         .304  362  61 110 27  4 16  66  46  70   4 - Vancouver        
Bonifay, Ken, 3B         .176   68  11  12  4  1  1   7  17  23   1
Fischer, Mark, OF        .330  179  25  59 15  1  5  25  15  38  13
Leggett, Adam, 2B        .224  219  47  49 16  2  1  32  34  54   8
Newhan, David, 2B        .278  241  52  67 15  2  7  48  44  58   9 - Visalia
                         .316  212  40  67 13  2  5  35  28  59   5 - Huntsville
Thomas, J.J., 1B         .265  211  29  56 15  0  3  31  30  72   4
Varitek, Jason, C        .254  307  54  78 13  0 15  48  34  71   0 - Tacoma
                         .197   66   6  13  5  0  1   5   8  12   0 - Pawtucket
Wolff, Mike, OF          .282  266  58  75 15  0 21  64  53  75   6


                          W  L    ERA   G SV  IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO
Creek, Doug               8  6   4.93  25  0 129.2 140  76  71  66 137
Duncan, Geoff             7  2   4.07  44  1  86.1  85  46  39  30  96
Elder, David              2  2   1.95  20  6  32.1  18   8   7  12  57
Gogolin, Al               0  0  18.00   4  0   4.0   9   8   8   2   3
Hostetler, Mike           1  2   9.43   5  0  21.0  33  23  22   9  14
Jerzembeck, Mike          2  1   1.71   8  0  42.0  21  10   8  16  42 - Norwich
                          7  5   3.59  20  0 130.1 125  55  52  37 118 - Columbus
Pisciotta, Marc           6  2   2.36  42 22  45.2  29  12  12  23  48
Rigby, Brad               8  4   4.37  15  0  82.1  95  49  40  26  49
Saier, Matt               2  2   1.69   9  0  42.2  31  11   8  15  47 - Wilmington
                          7  5   4.90  17  0 101.0 112  66  55  48  53 - Wichita
Thieme, Rich              5  3   5.81  14  0  69.2  92  50  45  39  51
Wilson, Kris              5  3   4.52  15  0  73.2 101  50  37  21  72