Tech Alumni In The Majors 2005


Jung Keun Bong*       LHP     Cincinnati Reds                  $340,000
 - Placed on 60-day disabled list (shoulder) to begin season

Kevin Brown           RHP     New York Yankees              $15,714,286
 - Placed on 15-day disabled list (back strain) to begin season
 - Activated for first start of season 4/17
 - Placed on 15-day DL (back strain) retroactive to 6/16
 - Activated for start July 18
 - Placed on 15-day DL (right lumbar strain) retroactive to 7/24
 - Moved to 60-day DL 9/1

Marlon Byrd           OF      Philadelphia Phillies
 - Optioned to Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
 - Placed on 7-day disabled list 4/8 (dislocated/sprained finger, right hand)
 - Option to minor leagues rescinded and placed on Major League disabled list 4/11
 - Traded to Washington 5/14 
 - Optioned to Class AAA New Orleans 7/31
 - Recalled by Washington 8/25           

Bruce Chen            LHP     Baltimore Orioles                $550,000

Doug Creek            LHP     Detroit Tigers
 - Contract purchased from Toledo 5/13
 - Outrighted to Toledo 7/26 
 - Contract again purchased from Toledo 9/1

Nomar Garciaparra     SS      Chicago Cubs                   $8,250,000
 - Placed on 15-day disabled list 4/21 (groin)
 - Rehabbed with AZL Cubs 7/22-24
 - Rehabbed with Class A Peoria 7/25-7/27
 - Continued rehab with Class AA West Tenn 7/29
 - Activated by Cubs 8/5

Matt Murton           OF      Chicago Cubs
 - Contract purchased by Cubs 7/7
 - Optioned to Class AAA Iowa 8/19
 - Recalled by Cubs 8/30

David Newhan         IF/OF    Baltimore Orioles                $365,000
 - optioned to Class AAA Ottawa 6/19
 - recalled by Orioles 6/22
 - optioned to Class AAA Ottawa 7/7
 - recalled by Orioles 7/28

Jay Payton            OF      Boston Red Sox                 $3,500,000
 - Designated for assignment by Red Sox 7/7
 - Traded to Oakland 7/13

Mark Teixeira         1B      Texas Rangers                  $3,625,000

Jason Varitek         C       Boston Red Sox                 $8,000,000                

Cam Bonifay           Dir. of Player Personnel             Tampa Bay Devil Rays

Bobby Dews            Bullpen Coach                        Atlanta Braves   

John Stewart          Northeast Scouting Supervisor        Atlanta Braves 



Tech Alumni In The Minors

Brandon Boggs         OF      Clinton LumberKings          A       Texas Rangers
 - Began season in Rangers' extended Spring Training program
 - Promoted to Class A Clinton 5/25

Darren Bragg          OF      Nashua Pride                Ind.     Atlantic League
 - Released by Cleveland Indians 3/29; Signed with Nashua 4/16

Brian Burks           RHP     Washington Wild Things      Ind.     Frontier League
 - Released by San Diego Padres during Extended Spring Training
 - Signed with Washington (Pa.) 5/28

Kevin Cameron         RHP     New Britain Rock Cats        AA      Minnesota Twins
 - placed on seven-day disabled list 4/29.
 - activated from disabled list 5/23

Doug Creek            LHP     Toledo Mud Hens             AAA      Detroit Tigers
 - Contract purchased by Detroit 5/13
 - Outrighted to Toledo 7/26
 - Contract again purchased by Detroit 9/1

Jordan Crews          RHP     AZL Cubs                     A       Chicago Cubs  
 - Signed free agent contract 6/14
 - Promoted to Class A Daytona 8/3            

David Elder           RHP     Somerset Patriots           Ind.     Atlantic League
 - Released by Cincinnati Reds 4/6; Signed with Somerset
 - Placed on 7-day DL (forearm) by Somerset 5/24

Kevin Gergel          C/1B    AZL Mariners                 A       Seattle Mariners

Chris Goodman         RHP                                  A       Kansas City Royals

Tyler Greene          SS      New Jersey Cardinals         A       St. Louis Cardinals
 - Promoted to Class A Palm Beach 8/12 

Garrett Groce         OF      Hudson Valley Renegades      A       Tampa Bay Devil Rays

Kevin Guyette         RHP     Lowell Spinners              A       Boston Red Sox
 - Promoted to Class A Greenville 7/16

Riccardo Ingram      Manager  Fort Myers Miracle           A       Minnesota Twins

Steve Kelly           RHP     Louisville Bats             AAA      Cincinnati Reds
 - Placed on disabled list 7/20 (elbow)

Andrew Kown           RHP     West Michigan Whitecaps      A       Detroit Tigers
 - Placed on 7-day disabled list 4/12; Activated 4/19

Richard Lewis         2B      Iowa Cubs                   AAA      Chicago Cubs
 - Granted reassignment to Class A Daytona 5/26
 - Moved up to Class AA West Tenn 5/30
 - Returned to Class AAA Iowa 7/3

Matt Lorenzo          RHP     Frisco RoughRiders           AA      Texas Rangers 
 - Re-assigned to Class A Bakersfield 5/30
 - Traded to Atlanta Braves organization 7/21
 - Assigned to Class A Myrtle Beach
 - Released by Braves following the season

Andy Mitchell         RHP     Ottawa Lynx                 AAA      Baltimore Orioles

Matt Murton           OF      West Tenn Diamond Jaxx       AA      Chicago Cubs
 - Promoted to Chicago 7/7
 - Optioned to Class AAA Iowa 8/19
 - Recalled by Cubs 8/30

Jason Neighborgall    RHP     Missoula Osprey              A       Arizona Diamondbacks

David Newhan          OF      Ottawa Lynx                 AAA      Baltimore Orioles
 - optioned from Baltimore 6/19
 - recalled by Baltimore 6/22

Mike Nickeas          C       Frisco RoughRiders           AA      Texas Rangers
 - fractured the second metacarpal in his right hand 5/29.
 - spent weeklong rehab assignment with AZL Rangers 7/6-13
 - activated by Frisco 7/14

Micah Owings          RHP     Lancaster Jethawks           A       Arizona Diamondbacks
 - Reported to Lancaster 7/6

Tyler Parker          OF      Palm Beach Cardinals         A       St. Louis Cardinals
 - Promoted to Class AA Springfield 8/23

Rhett Parrott         RHP     Memphis Redbirds            AAA      St. Louis Cardinals

Eric Patterson        2B      Peoria Chiefs                A       Chicago Cubs
 - Promoted to Class AA West Tenn 8/27

Jason Perry           OF      Midland RockHounds           AA      Oakland Athletics

Clifton Remole        OF      Cedar Rapids Kernels         A       Anaheim Angels
 - Placed on disabled list 4/23 (right oblique strain)
 - Re-assigned to Extended Spring Training for rehab 5/21
 - Promoted to Class A Rancho Cucamonga 6/14

Kyle Schmidt          RHP     Bluefield Orioles             A      Baltimore Orioles
 - Promoted to Class A Aberdeen (NY-Penn League) 8/27
 - Moved up to Class A Delmarva (South Atlantic League) 9/2

Jeremy Slayden         OF      Batavia MuckDogs              A      Philadelphia Phillies

Cory Vance            LHP                                          Texas Rangers
 - Spent season in rehab program for arm injury

Nick Wagner           RHP     SW Michigan Devil Rays       A       Tampa Bay Devil Rays
 - Re-assigned to Class A Hudson Valley (NY-Penn League) 

Aaron Walker          LHP     SW Michigan Devil Rays       A       Tampa Bay Devil Rays
 - Re-assigned to Class A Hudson Valley (NY-Penn League) 

Kris Wilson           RHP     Columbus Clippers           AAA      New York Yankees
 - Released by Boston Red Sox 4/2 
 - Signed to minor league contract by New York Yankees 5/17
 - Assigned to Class AAA Columbus


 * Studied English as a Foreign Language at Georgia Tech
** Class of 2000 ECE     


Major League Statistics
BATTERS            BA   SLG   OBA   G  AB   R   H  TB 2B 3B HR RBI  BB  SO SB CS  E
Byrd      PHIL   .308  .308  .400   5  13   0   4   4  0  0  0   0   1   3  0  0  0  
          WASH   .264  .380  .318  74 216  20  57  82 15  2  2  26  18  47  5  1  2
Garciaparra      .283  .452  .320  62 230  28  65 104 12  0  9  30  12  24  0  0 12
Murton           .321  .521  .386  51 140  19  45  73  3  2  7  14  16  22  2  1  2
Newhan           .202  .312  .279  96 218  31  44  68  9  0  5  21  22  45  9  2  1
Payton    BOS    .263  .429  .302  55 133  24  35  57  7  0   5 21  10  14  0  0  0
          OAK    .269  .451  .312  69 275  38  74 124  9  1  13 42  14  33  0  1  0
Teixeira         .301  .575  .379 162 644 112 194 370 41  3 43 144  72 124  4  0  3
Varitek          .281  .489  .366 133 470  70 132 230 30  1 22  70  62 117  2  0  8

PITCHERS          W- L    ERA    BA   G GS CG GF SH SV   IP    H   R  ER HR  BB  SO
Brown             4- 7   6.50  .341  13 13  0  0  0  0  73.1 107  57  53  5  19  50
Chen             13-10   3.83  .248  34 32  1  0  0  0 197.1 187  94  84 33  63 133
Creek             0- 0   6.85  .293  20  0  0  8  0  0  22.1  27  18  17  7   7  18