Tech Alumni In The Majors 2016


Charlie Blackmon      OF      Colorado Rockies

Marlon Byrd           OF      Cleveland Indians
 - Suspended for 162 games effective June 1

Derek Dietrich        IF      Miami Marlins

Buck Farmer           RHP     Detroit Tigers

Mark Teixeira         1B      New York Yankees

Matt Wieters          C       Baltimore Orioles

Blake Wood            RHP     Cincinnati Reds

Cam Bonifay           Special Assistant to GM                 Cincinnati Reds

Luke Murton           Scout                                   San Francisco Giants

David Newhan          Assistant Hitting Coach                 Detroit Tigers

John Stewart          Professional Scouting                   San Diego Padres 




Tech Alumni In Korea

Bong Jung-Keun* LHP LG Twins

Tech Alumni In The Minors

Luke Bard             RHP     Fort Myers Miracle           A       Minnesota Twins
 - Promoted to Class AA Chattanooga

Jed Bradley           LHP     Biloxi Shuckers              AA      Milwaukee Brewers
 - Traded to Atlanta organization; reported to Class AA Mississippi
 - Promoted to Class AAA Gwinnett

Sam Clay              LHP     Cedar Rapids Kernels         A       Minnesota Twins
 - Promoted to Class A Fort Myers

Jacob Esch            RHP     Jacksonville Suns            AA      Miami Marlins
 - Promoted to Class AAA New Orleans

Zane Evans            C       Northwest Arkansas Naturals  AA      Kansas City Royals
 - Promoted to Class AAA Omaha

Brandon Gold          RHP     Boise Hawks                   R       Colorado Rockies


Matthew Gorst         RHP     Lowell Spinners               R       Boston Red Sox

Matthew Grimes        RHP     Frederick Keys                A       Baltimore Orioles
 - Promoted to Class AA Bowie

Josh Heddinger        RHP                                          Detroit Tigers
 - Released 3/26

Mott Hyde             IF      Corpus Christi Hooks         AA      Houston Astros

Dusty Isaacs          RHP     Lansing Lugnuts               A      Toronto Blue Jays
 - Promoted to Class A Dunedin

Connor Justus         SS      Orem Owlz                     R       Los Angeles Angels
 - Promoted to Class A Burlington

Conner Kendrick       LHP                                          New York Yankees
 - Released 3/28

Paul Kronenfeld       OF                                           Cincinnati Reds
 - Released 4/1

Brad Markey           RHP     Tennessee Smokies             AA     Chicago Cubs
 
Deck McGuire          RHP     Memphis Redbirds             AAA     St. Louis Cardinals

A.J. Murray           C       Cedar Rapids Kernels         A       Minnesota Twins
 - Promoted to Class Fort Myers 6/22

Matt Murton          OF      Iowa Cubs   AAA     Chicago Cubs

Micah Owings          RHP     York Revolution              Ind.

Arden Pabst           C       West Virginia Black Bears     A       Pittsburgh Pirates

Daniel Palka          RF      Chattanooga Lookouts          AA      Minnesota Twins
 - Promoted to Class AAA Rochester

Mark Pope             RHP     Texas AirHogs                Ind.    American Association

Andrew Robinson       RHP     Potomac Nationals             A      Washington Nationals
 - Promoted to Class AA Harrisburg
 
Matt Skole            3B      Syracuse Chiefs              AAA     Washington Nationals

Daniel Spingola       OF      South Bend Cubs               A      Chicago Cubs
 - Promoted to Class A Myrtle Beach

Brandon Thomas        OF      Gateway Grizzlies            Ind.    

Kyle Wren             OF      Biloxi Shuckers               AA             Milwaukee Brewers
 - Promoted to Class AAA Colorado Springs

*  Studied English as a Foreign Language at Georgia Tech