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as of August 1, 2018

MLB PLAYER

CHARLIE BLACKMON  |  Bio
Colorado Rockies
#19 / OF
MLB Debut: 
June 7, 2011 (Rockies)
MLB Draft: 
2008 (Rockies), 2nd round
Status: Active
Years at Georgia Tech: 2008
High SchoolNorth Gwinnett
HometownSuwanee, Ga.

DEREK DIETRICH  | Bio
Miami Marlins
#32 / OF
MLB Debut: 
May 8, 2013 (Marlins)
MLB Draft: 
2010 (Rays), 2nd round
Status: Active
Years at Georgia Tech: 2008-10
High SchoolSt. Ignatius
HometownParma, Ohio
BUCK FARMER | Bio
Detroit Tigers
#45 / P
MLB Debut: 
August 13, 2014 (Tigers) 
MLB Draft: 
2013 (Tigers), 5th round
Status: Active
Years at Georgia Tech: 2010-13 
High School: 
Rockdale
Hometown: Conyers, Ga.
DANIEL PALKA | Bio
Chicago White Sox
#18 / OF
MLB Debut: 
April 25, 2018 (White Sox) 
MLB Draft: 
2013 (Diamondbacks), 3rd round
Status: Active
Years at Georgia Tech: 2011-13 
High School: 
Greer
Hometown: Lyman, S.C. 

MATT WIETERS  | Bio
Washington Nationals
#32 / C
MLB Debut: 
May 29, 2009 (Orioles)
MLB Draft: 
2007 (Orioles), 1st round
Status: Active
Years at Georgia Tech: 2005-07
High SchoolStratford
HometownGoose Creek, S.C.

BLAKE WOOD  | Bio
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
#46/ P
MLB Debut: May 12, 2010 (Royals)
MLB Draft: 2006 (Royals), 3rd round
Status: Active
Years at Georgia Tech: 2004-07
High SchoolNorth Gwinnett
Hometown: Suwanee, Ga.  

as of August 1, 2018

Player Current Team (MLB Team) Level MiLB Bio Years at Tech MLB Draft
Luke Bard Rochester Red Wings (Twins) Triple-A BIO 2010-12 2012 (Twins), Comp. A
Joey Bart Salem-Keizer Volcanoes (Giants) Short-A BIO 2016-18 2018 (Giants), 1st rd
Sam Clay Chattanooga Lookouts (Twins) Double-A BIO 2013-14 2014 (Twins), 4th rd
Trevor Craport Delmarva Shoebirds (Orioles) Class-A BIO 2015-17 2017 (Orioles), 11th rd
Brandon Cumpton Buffalo Bisons (Blue Jays) Triple-A BIO 2008-10 2010 (Pirates), 9th rd
Jake Esch Sioux Falls Canaries Independent BIO 2009-11 2011 (Marlins), 11th rd
Brandon Gold Lancaster JetHawks (Rockies) Class A (Adv) BIO 2014-16 2016 (Rockies), 12th rd
Matthew Gorst Pawtucket Red Sox (Red Sox) Triple-A BIO 2014-16 2016 (Red Sox), 12th rd
Matthew Grimes Bowie Baysox (Orioles) Double-A BIO 2011-14 2014 (Orioles), 18th rd
Dusty Isaacs New Hampshire Fisher Cats (Blue Jays) Double-A BIO 2011-14 2014 (Blue Jays), 18th rd
Connor Justus Inland Empire 66ers (Angels) Class A (Adv) BIO 2014-16 2016 (Angels), 5th rd
Deck McGuire Salt Lake Bees (Angels) Triple-A BIO 2008-10 2010 (Blue Jays), 1st rd
Arden Pabst Altoona Curve (Pirates) Double-A BIO 2014-16 2016 (Pirates), 12th rd
Ryan Peurifoy West Virginia Power (Pirates) Class A BIO 2014-17 2017 (Pirates), 38th rd
Zac Ryan Mobile BayBears (Angels) Double-A BIO 2014-17 2017 (Angels), 23rd rd
Matt Skole Charlotte Knights (White Sox) Triple-A BIO 2009-11 2011 (Nationals), 5th rd
Daniel Spingola Evansville Otters Independent BIO 2012-15 2015 (Cubs), 31st rd
Kyle Wren Pawtucket Red Sox (Red Sox) Triple-A BIO 2011-13 2013 (Braves), 8th rd