Tech Alumni In The Majors 2002

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Cam Bonifay          Dir. of Player Personnel    Tampa Bay Devil Rays

Darren Bragg          OF      Atlanta Braves
 - Signed minor league contract with Braves following release by Mets 4/4
 - contract purchased from Class AAA Richmond by Atlanta 4/29

Kevin Brown           RHP     Los Angeles Dodgers         $15,714,286 
 - Placed on 15-day disabled list 4/20 with a scar tissue tear in right elbow, retroactive to 4/14; 
 - Re-activated 4/30; Placed on disabled list 5/27 (sprained right elbow)
 - Underwent surgery for a herniated disk in lower back 6/11
 - Pitched for Class AAA Las Vegas on rehab 8/3
 - Activated from disabled list 8/15

Marlon Byrd           OF      Philadelphia Phillies
 - Made Major League debut 9/8

Bruce Chen*           LHP     New York Mets                  $300,000 
 - Traded to Montreal Expos 4/5; Traded to Cincinnati Reds 6/14       

Doug Creek            LHP     Tampa Bay Devil Rays           $685,000
 - Designated for assignment 7/20; Contract purchased by Seattle Mariners 7/24

Bobby Dews            Coach   Atlanta Braves   

David Elder           RHP     Cleveland Indians
 - Called up by Indians 7/15; Optioned to Class AAA Buffalo 7/17
 - Recalled by Cleveland for Major League debut 7/24
 - Optioned to Buffalo 8/15; recalled by Cleveland 9/1 

Nomar Garciaparra     SS      Boston Red Sox               $9,000,000

Jay Payton            OF      New York Mets                  $362,500
 - Traded to Colorado 7/31 

Cory Vance            LHP     Colorado Rockies
 - Called up by Colorado 9/17 

Jason Varitek         C       Boston Red Sox               $3,500,000

Kris Wilson           RHP     Kansas City Royals             $240,000         
 - opened season on disabled list (right elbow tendinitis)
 - joined Class A Wilmington on rehab assignment 4/27
 - continued rehab at Class AA Wichita 5/10
 - activated from disabled list and optioned to Wichita 5/26
 - promoted to Class AAA Omaha 5/29; rejoined Kansas City 6/30
 - optioned to Class AA Wichita 8/1; recalled by Kansas City 8/30


Tech Alumni In Japan

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Frank Bolick          DH      Chiba Lotte Marines
 - Also played for Marines' Eastern League farm club
 - Released at conclusion of season


Tech Alumni In The Minors

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Jason Basil           OF      Modesto Athletics            A       Oakland Athletics      
 - Transferred to Visalia 5/6 

Jung Bong**           LHP     Greenville Braves            AA      Atlanta Braves         
 - promoted to Atlanta 4/22; returned to Greenville 4/24
 - recalled by Atlanta 9/21
 
Brad Busbin           RHP     Batavia Muckdogs             A       Philadelphia Phillies  
 - Made professional debut 8/4

Marlon Byrd           OF      Scranton/Wilkes-Barre       AAA      Philadelphia Phillies

Kevin Cameron         RHP                                          Minnesota Twins
 - Placed on Elizabethton disabled list 6/18

Chuck Crowder         LHP     Carolina Mudcats             AA      Colorado Rockies       
 - placed on inactive list 5/3; reinstated 5/7
 - placed on Class A Tri-City roster 5/16 and sent to extended spring training
 - reassigned to Class A Salem 5/27
 
David Elder           RHP     Akron Aeros                  AA      Cleveland Indians
 - promoted to Class AAA Buffalo 6/13; called up to Cleveland 7/15;
 - optioned to Buffalo 7/17; recalled by Cleveland 7/24
 - optioned to Buffalo 8/15

Mark Fischer          OF      Trenton Thunder              AA      Boston Red Sox 
 - Released by Boston 6/22

Heath Honeycutt       3B      Portland SeaDogs             AA      Florida Marlins  
 - Released by Florida 4/27; 
 - Signed by Arizona and assigned to Class A South Bend 5/1
 - Released by Arizona 5/31

Jay Hood              INF     St. Paul Saints                                             
 - Released by Anaheim during Spring Training
 - Signed with St. Paul 5/5; Activated by St. Paul 6/6
 - Claimed on waivers by Allentown 6/18

Riccardo Ingram       Coach   Fort Myers Miracle           A       Minnesota Twins

Michael Jerzembeck    RHP     New Britain Rock Cats        AA      Minnesota Twins
 - Signed minor league contract 3/12; 
 - Placed on disabled list 4/5; Activated by New Britain 5/2
 - promoted to Class AAA Edmonton 5/15; placed on disabled list 5/22
 - Assigned to Gulf Coast League for rehab 6/18 to 7/06

Steve Kelly           RHP     Dayton Dragons               A       Cincinnati Reds
 - promoted to Class A Stockton 5/10; suffered ankle injury 6/9;
   activated from disabled list 6/27

Richard Lewis         INF     Myrtle Beach Pelicans        A       Atlanta Braves

Terry McCormick***    LHP                                          Tampa Bay Devil Rays
 - Released in Spring Training
 - Signed with Sonoma County Crushers 4/25; released 6/12

Victor Menocal        IF/P    Batavia Muckdogs             A       Philadelphia Phillies 
 - Signed professional contract 6/25

Andy Mitchell         RHP     Delmarva Shorebirds                  Baltimore Orioles
 - Began season in Extended Spring program; assigned to Delmarva 6/13

David Newhan          IF      Las Vegas 51s               AAA      Los Angeles Dodgers
 - Signed minor league contract 2/8; placed on disabled list 4/4

Tyler Parker          C       New Jersey Cardinals         A       St. Louis Cardinals

Rhett Parrott         RHP     Potomac Cannons              A       St. Louis Cardinals
 - Promoted to Class AA New Haven 7/16

Jason Perry           OF      Medicine Hat Blue Jays       A       Toronto Blue Jays
 - Signed professional contract 6/22; promoted to Class A Dunedin 8/1

Scott Prather         LHP     New Haven Ravens             AA      St. Louis Cardinals 
 - placed on disabled list (elbow) 5/6; re-activated 8/3

Bryan Prince          C       Dayton Dragons               A       Cincinnati Reds        

Brian Sager           RHP     Kannapolis Intimidators      A       Chicago White Sox
 - Placed on disabled list 4/4; Re-assigned to Class A Bristol in June
 - Placed on disabled list 7/25; Re-assigned to AZL White Sox

Brad Stockton         OF      Savannah SandGnats           A       Texas Rangers
 - Began season in Extended Spring program; promoted to Savannah 4/26

Mark Teixeira         3B      Tulsa Drillers               AA      Texas Rangers
  - Transferred to Class A Charlotte 4/2; Placed on disabled list 4/4
  - Activated by Charlotte 6/1; Promoted to Class AA Tulsa 7/12

Cory Vance            LHP     Carolina Mudcats             AA      Colorado Rockies
 - Placed on disabled list following 7/1 start (sore left shoulder); 
   re-activated 7/16

Jase Wrigley          RHP     Carolina Mudcats             AA      Colorado Rockies
 - Promoted to Class AAA Colorado Springs 5/11; returned to Carolina 5/16
 - Again promoted to Colorado Springs 6/19; returned to Carolina 7/4

L.J. Yankosky         RHP     Richmond Braves             AAA      Atlanta Braves         
 - Placed on disabled list 6/5 (torn tendon, right middle finger)
 - Began rehab in Gulf Coast League 7/26
 - Continued rehab with Myrtle Beach 8/6
 - Rejoined Richmond 8/8; placed on disabled list 8/27; released 9/29

Simon Young           LHP     Kinston Indians              A       Cleveland Indians
 - Placed on disabled list 4/5; Assigned to Mahoning Valley for rehab 6/20
 - Released by Cleveland 11/11

  *Chen has attended Tech in previous off-seasons as a CE major.
 **Bong has attended Tech as an EFL student.
***McCormick is a Class of 2001 CHE graduate.


Final Major League Statistics BATTERS BA SLG OBA G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS E Bragg .269 .401 .347 109 212 34 57 85 15 2 3 15 24 52 5 2 3 Byrd .229 .371 .250 10 35 2 8 13 2 0 1 1 1 8 0 2 0 Garciaparra .310 .528 .352 156 635 101 197 335 56 5 24 120 41 63 5 2 25 Payton NYM .284 .415 .336 87 275 33 78 114 6 3 8 31 21 34 4 1 COL .335 .606 .376 47 170 36 57 103 14 4 8 28 8 20 3 3 TOTALS .303 .488 .351 134 445 69 135 217 20 7 16 59 29 54 7 4 1 Varitek .266 .392 .332 132 467 58 124 183 27 1 10 61 41 95 4 3 4 PITCHERS W-L ERA BA G GS CG GF SH SV IP H R ER HR BB SO Bong 0-1 7.50 .320 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.0 8 5 5 0 2 4 Brown 3-4 4.81 .274 17 10 0 0 0 0 63.2 68 36 34 9 23 58 Chen NYM 0-0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 MTL 2-3 6.99 15 5 0 0 3 37.1 47 29 29 9 23 43 CIN 0-2 4.31 39 1 0 0 2 39.2 37 24 19 7 20 37 TOTALS 2-5 5.56 .274 55 6 0 9 0 0 77.2 85 53 48 16 43 80 Creek TB 2-1 6.27 .264 29 0 0 6 0 0 37.1 39 27 26 8 21 37 SEA 1-1 4.91 23 0 0 11 0 0 18.1 18 10 10 2 14 19 TOTALS 3-2 5.82 .261 52 0 0 17 0 0 55.2 57 37 36 10 35 56 Elder 0-2 3.13 .220 15 0 0 3 0 0 23.0 18 10 8 1 14 23 Vance 0-0 6.75 .267 2 1 0 0 0 0 4.0 4 3 3 2 4 1 Wilson 2-0 8.20 .354 12 0 0 4 0 0 18.2 29 18 17 7 5 10

Final Japan Statistics Player Avg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HP SO SB Slg OBP Bolick PL .204 61 211 27 43 11 0 6 24 39 2 54 0 .341 .329 EL .196 16 56 5 11 3 0 2 6 6 0 16 0 .357 .274

Final Minor League Statistics BATTERS AVG G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI SH SF HP BB IB SO SB CS DP SLG OBP 1B 2B 3B SS OF C E Basil MODESTO .231 17 52 6 12 20 3 1 1 5 0 0 0 4 0 9 0 0 4 .385 .286 0 0 0 0 0 8 1 VISALIA .248 95 351 42 87 129 10 1 10 60 2 3 7 47 0 84 0 0 7 .368 .346 51 0 20 0 5 0 16 Bragg RICHMOND .293 22 75 15 22 30 5 0 1 8 1 0 0 20 0 15 4 2 0 .400 .442 0 0 0 0 21 0 0 Byrd SCRAN/WB .297 136 538 103 160 256 37 7 15 63 2 5 11 46 2 98 15 1 5 .476 .362 0 0 0 0 136 0 8 Fischer TRENTON .145 43 131 17 19 33 5 0 3 9 0 1 0 12 0 44 2 1 3 .252 .215 0 0 0 0 39 0 3 Honeycutt PORT .136 12 44 7 6 15 3 0 2 6 0 1 0 3 0 15 1 0 1 .341 .188 0 0 11 0 0 0 1 S.BEND .244 22 82 9 20 27 2 1 1 7 0 1 2 9 0 22 3 1 2 .329 .330 0 0 22 0 0 0 4 Hood STPAUL .100 7 20 1 2 3 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 .150 .143 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 ALLNTWN .248 59 206 27 51 77 17 0 3 23 4 4 2 15 2 43 2 2 5 .374 .300 0 0 0 57 0 0 21 Lewis MYR BCH .279 130 484 82 135 172 23 4 2 51 4 5 8 55 0 80 31 10 8 .355 .359 0 124 0 0 0 0 8 Menocal BATAVIA .100 4 10 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 .100 .182 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 Parker NJCARDS .212 42 146 15 31 41 0 2 2 10 0 1 2 14 1 50 2 1 4 .281 .288 1 0 0 0 0 24 8 Perry MED HAT .425 30 106 25 45 85 6 2 10 36 0 0 6 12 2 19 0 2 3 .802 .508 18 0 0 0 0 0 4 DUNEDIN .289 13 45 7 13 19 3 0 1 5 0 1 3 5 0 11 0 0 0 .422 .389 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 Prince DAYTON .201 83 239 31 48 72 12 0 4 22 5 1 8 32 0 43 2 0 7 .301 .314 0 0 0 0 0 82 9 Stockton SAVAN .230 90 243 25 56 76 13 2 1 31 1 3 2 41 2 69 4 2 4 .313 .343 0 0 0 0 55 0 2 Teixeira CHAR .320 38 150 32 48 89 10 2 9 41 0 1 3 21 2 24 2 0 4 .593 .411 0 0 38 0 0 0 9 TULSA .316 48 171 31 54 101 11 3 10 28 0 0 4 25 0 36 3 2 2 .591 .415 0 0 47 0 0 0 12 PITCHERS W-L PCT ERA G GS CG SHO GF SV IP H AB TBF R ER HR SH SF HB BB IB SO WP BK 0H 1H 2H 3H Bong GREENVIL 7-8 .467 3.25 27 17 0 0 4 2 122.0 136 475 533 59 44 6 5 5 3 45 1 107 8 1 0 0 0 0 Busbin BATAVIA 2-2 .500 1.80 11 0 0 0 7 0 20.0 14 74 80 6 4 2 0 0 2 4 0 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 Brown LAS VEGAS 1-0 1.000 1.86 2 2 0 0 0 0 9.2 6 33 36 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 Crowder CAROLINA 2-0 1.000 12.27 11 0 0 0 3 1 14.2 18 59 77 22 20 2 0 1 1 16 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 SALEM 1-2 .333 5.13 23 1 0 0 8 1 40.1 49 165 199 27 23 1 2 2 5 24 1 36 7 1 0 0 0 0 Elder BUFFALO 3-1 .750 2.65 22 1 0 0 15 5 34.0 32 129 145 11 10 1 1 1 0 14 0 42 2 0 0 0 0 0 AKRON 2-1 .667 2.00 23 1 0 0 18 9 36.0 19 123 142 8 8 1 1 0 0 18 2 42 1 0 0 0 0 0 Jerzembeck EDMONTN 1-2 .333 11.70 3 2 0 0 0 0 10.0 16 41 47 14 13 2 1 1 0 4 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 NWBRITN 1-0 1.000 2.25 3 2 0 0 0 0 8.0 4 27 29 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 GCL 0-0 .000 1.93 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.2 4 17 19 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 Kelly DAYTON 4-1 .800 3.15 7 7 1 0 0 0 45.2 42 173 184 16 16 1 2 1 1 7 1 35 0 0 0 0 0 1 STOCKTON 6-3 .667 4.09 19 19 0 0 0 0 105.2 119 425 472 63 48 6 6 3 6 32 0 80 4 0 0 0 0 0 McCormick SONOMA 0-1 .000 15.43 2 1 0 0 0 0 2.1 5 11 16 4 4 0 0 0 2 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 Menocal BATAVIA 2-1 .667 3.45 19 0 0 0 16 2 31.1 36 118 138 13 12 0 2 0 5 13 0 16 1 0 0 0 0 0 Mitchell DELMARVA 5-1 .833 2.36 27 0 0 0 3 0 42.0 34 155 176 16 11 0 3 0 1 17 2 20 3 0 0 0 0 0 Parrott POTOMAC 8-5 .615 2.71 19 19 2 1 0 0 113.0 91 412 467 42 34 6 3 2 9 41 0 82 6 1 0 0 1 1 NEWHAVEN 4-1 .800 2.86 9 9 3 1 0 0 66.0 53 238 255 24 21 3 1 1 2 13 0 38 0 0 0 0 0 1 Prather NEWHAVEN 2-3 .400 6.07 11 4 0 0 1 0 29.2 37 125 147 25 20 5 1 2 1 18 0 21 4 0 0 0 0 0 Sager BRISTOL 0-1 .000 12.46 6 0 0 0 1 0 8.2 9 35 51 15 12 0 0 0 5 11 0 8 3 0 0 0 0 0 AZ-WSOX 0-0 .000 4.50 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 8 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 Vance CAROLINA 10-8 .556 3.77 25 25 1 0 0 0 150.1 142 554 646 73 63 8 9 5 2 76 1 114 5 1 0 0 0 0 Wilson OMAHA 2-0 1.000 3.08 8 3 0 0 1 1 26.1 38 111 115 9 9 0 2 1 0 1 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 WICHITA 3-3 .500 1.88 13 7 1 0 1 0 48.0 47 181 192 17 10 4 3 0 4 4 1 33 1 0 0 0 0 0 WILM 0-0 .000 0.00 4 3 0 0 0 0 8.0 3 28 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 Wrigley CAROLINA 2-2 .500 2.18 44 0 0 0 28 10 57.2 48 198 240 15 14 1 10 2 2 28 6 31 4 0 0 0 0 0 COLO SPG 0-1 .000 5.79 9 0 0 0 6 0 14.0 23 66 73 13 9 1 0 0 0 7 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 Yankosky RICHMOND 0-2 .000 4.97 23 0 0 0 5 0 29.0 40 123 140 17 16 2 2 0 1 14 1 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 GCL 0-0 .000 0.00 6 6 0 0 0 0 8.0 3 26 30 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 MYR BEACH 0-0 .000 0.00 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 2 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Young MAHONING 0-2 .000 4.25 19 2 0 0 2 2 48.2 44 175 208 31 23 2 3 5 3 22 1 39 4 0 0 0 0 0