Tech Alumni in the Major Leagues - 1998


(See stats below)
Cam Bonifay             GM              Pittsburgh Pirates
Darren Bragg            OF              Boston Red Sox          
Kevin Brown		RHP	        San Diego Padres        
Bruce Chen**            LHP             Atlanta Braves          
Bobby Dews            3B Coach          Atlanta Braves
Nomar Garciaparra       SS 		Boston Red Sox          
Michael Jerzembeck      RHP             New York Yankees        
Jay Payton              OF              New York Mets           
Jim Poole               LHP             Cleveland Indians       
Jason Varitek           C               Boston Red Sox          


Tech Alumni in Japan - 1998

Doug Creek		LHP		Hanshin Tigers          


Tech Alumni in the Minor Leagues - 1998

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                    Team                    Class   Organization  
Tucker Barr         Kissimmee Cobras           A    Houston Astros       
Frank Bolick        Vancouver Canadians      AAA    Anaheim Angels       
Bruce Chen**        Richmond Braves          AAA    Atlanta Braves       
Geoff Duncan        Brevard County Manatees    A    Florida Marlins      
 5/24 - promoted to Portland Sea Dogs         AA                         
Todd Dunn*          El Paso Diablos           AA    Milwaukee Brewers
                    Louisville Redbirds      AAA    
David Elder         Savannah Sand Gnats        A    Texas Rangers        Disabled List
Mark Fischer        Michigan Battle Cats       A    Boston Red Sox       
Heath Honeycutt     Utica Blue Sox             A    Florida Marlins      
Jay Hood            Boise Hawks                A    Anaheim Angels       
Riccardo Ingram     Fort Wayne Wizards      Coach   Minnesota Twins
Michael Jerzembeck  Columbus Clippers        AAA    New York Yankees     
 8/6 - promoted to New York Yankees; returned to Columbus 8/15; rejoined Yankees 9/1
Adam Leggett        Cedar Rapids Kernels       A    Anaheim Angels       
Terry McCormick***  GCL Devil Rays             A    Tampa Bay Devil Rays 
David Newhan        Mobile BayBears           AA    San Diego Padres     
Jay Payton          Norfolk Tides            AAA    New York Mets        
Marc Pisciotta      Iowa Cubs                AAA    Chicago Cubs         
Scott Prather       New Jersey Cardinals       A    St. Louis Cardinals  
Brad Rigby          Edmonton Trappers        AAA    Oakland Athletics    
Matt Saier          Omaha Royals             AAA    Kansas City Royals
                    Wichita Wranglers         AA     
Rich Thieme         Macon Braves               A    Atlanta Braves       
J.J. Thomas         Quad City River Bandits    A    Houston Astros       
Kris Wilson         Wilmington Blue Rocks      A    Kansas City Royals         
                    Lansing Lugnuts            A       
Jase Wrigley        Asheville Tourists         A    Colorado Rockies     
L.J. Yankosky       Macon Braves               A    Atlanta Braves       


*Dunn attended Tech on football a scholarship but did not play baseball. **Chen is attending Tech as a CE major. ***McCormick is enrolled as a CH E at Tech.

Final Major League Statistics BATTERS BA SLG OBA G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS E Bolick .156 .267 .321 21 45 3 7 12 2 0 1 2 11 8 0 0 0 Bragg .279 .423 .351 129 409 51 114 173 29 3 8 57 42 99 5 3 1 Garciaparra .323 .584 .362 143 604 111 195 353 37 8 35 122 33 62 12 6 25 Payton .318 .364 .348 15 22 2 7 8 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 Varitek .253 .407 .309 86 221 31 56 90 13 0 7 33 17 45 2 2 5 PITCHERS W- L ERA BA G GS CG GF SH SV IP H R ER HR BB SO Brown 18- 7 2.38 .235 36 35 7 0 3 0 257.0 225 77 68 8 49 257 Chen 2- 0 3.98 .288 4 4 0 0 0 0 20.1 23 9 9 3 9 17 Jerzembeck 0- 1 12.79 .346 3 2 0 1 0 0 6.1 9 9 9 2 4 1 Pisciotta 1- 2 4.09 .259 43 0 0 12 0 0 44.0 44 21 20 4 32 31 Poole SFO 1- 3 5.29 .302 26 0 0 8 0 0 32.1 38 20 19 5 9 16 Poole CLE 0- 0 5.14 .300 12 0 0 1 0 0 7.0 9 4 4 0 3 11 Final Minor League Statistics AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB Tucker Barr Kissimmee .253 182 25 46 10 0 8 31 23 39 0 Frank Bolick Vancouver .264 269 40 71 10 2 13 29 28 47 0 Todd Dunn Louisville .382 34 5 13 3 0 1 1 0 10 0 El Paso .313 294 60 92 28 3 13 57 27 63 7 Mark Fischer Michigan .253 379 52 96 19 2 8 50 36 93 9 Heath Honeycutt Utica .241 245 40 59 8 2 7 33 25 67 11 Jay Hood Boise .197 132 20 26 6 0 3 19 23 22 1 Adam Leggett Cedar Rapids .273 443 83 121 26 3 11 50 80 83 24 David Newhan Mobile .261 491 89 128 26 3 12 45 68 110 27 Jay Payton Norfolk .261 322 45 84 14 4 8 30 26 50 12 St. Lucie .143 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 J.J. Thomas Quad City .257 342 67 88 14 2 21 69 58 115 8 W L ERA G GS CG SV IP H R ER BB SO Bruce Chen Richmond 2 1 1.88 4 4 0 0 24.0 17 5 5 19 29 Greenville 13 7 3.29 24 23 1 0 139.0 106 57 51 48 164 Geoff Duncan Portland 9 2 2.83 42 0 0 11 57.1 39 21 18 31 74 Brevard Co. 1 3 2.25 17 0 0 2 32.0 35 15 8 9 30 M. Jerzembeck Columbus 4 9 4.87 24 24 0 0 140.1 158 82 76 55 107 Terry McCormick GCL Devil Rays 2 2 3.86 11 9 0 0 46.2 46 24 20 21 56 Marc Pisciotta Iowa 3 5 6.46 28 0 0 8 30.2 34 24 22 16 29 Jim Poole Buffalo 1 0 0.87 13 0 0 0 10.1 6 3 1 2 16 Scott Prather New Jersey 4 6 3.15 15 14 0 0 71.1 55 30 25 30 73 Brad Rigby Edmonton 5 6 5.94 13 13 0 0 69.2 86 52 46 17 34 Matt Saier Wichita 9 5 5.16 18 18 0 0 103.0 127 70 59 28 80 Omaha 2 4 8.32 9 9 0 0 48.2 73 46 45 16 25 Rich Thieme Macon 0 4 8.29 16 6 0 0 33.2 41 43 31 28 19 Kris Wilson Lansing 10 5 3.53 18 18 1 0 117.1 119 50 46 15 74 Wilmington 0 3 3.75 10 2 0 1 24.0 19 6 20 Jase Wrigley Asheville 1 1 5.74 13 0 0 0 15.2 18 11 10 4 12 L.J. Yankosky Macon 4 1 2.87 20 2 0 4 47.0 33 22 15 18 37