Feb. 8, 2012
The Georgia Tech baseball team begins the 2012 season Friday, Feb. 17 when it opens play in the Rock Hill Coca-Cola Classic at Winthrop. Stay tuned to RamblinWreck.com and meet all 33 Yellow Jackets with the “Countdown to Opening Day” series.
OF | S-R | 6-3 | 205 | Junior | Atlanta, Ga. (Pace Academy)
RW.com: List three words that describe you…
Brandon Thomas: Dedicated, hardworking, confident
RW: Name one thing that fans don’t know about you…
BT: I have 28 first cousins
RW: Why did you choose Georgia Tech?
BT: Baseball tradition and academics
RW: If you could bring one thing from your hometown, what would it be?
BT: Atlanta is my hometown, I brought everything
RW: What is the best piece of advice that a coach gave you?
BT: Stop thinking and let my ability take over (Davey Johnson)
RW: What player, if any, do you pattern your game after?
BT: Jacoby Ellsbury and Steve Finley
RW: What would be your ultimate sports center highlight…
BT: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets dogpiling in Omaha 2012
RW: What is your dream job?
BT: The big leagues
RW: Do you have any game or practice superstitions?
BT: I like chewing gum when I hit
RW: Name the most interesting place you’ve visited…
RW: Who is the most famous person you’ve ever met?
BT: Charlie Sheen
RW: Biggest accomplishments…
BT: Being named top prospect in FCSC and top prospect in CCBL
RW: Interests outside of baseball…
BT: Playing the guitar
RW: What is your favorite Georgia Tech tradition?
BT: Sweet Caroline at baseball games
RW: What is the reason behind your uniform number?
BT: Walt chose it for me
RW: What’s your nickname? Reasoning behind it?
BT: Brandon (middle name), BT, B, B-Thom