Transferred from the University of Kentucky, where he redshirted as a freshman ... Has a great work ethic and is a great student ... A very solid offensive player who had a lot of success in high school ... Is an offensive utility infielder who could add an offensive spark to the lineup ... Had a great summer in the New York Collegiate Baseball League during 2007, and was named to the league's second team ... Was his team's MVP, leading the squad in batting average (.350), home runs (six), doubles (11), total bases (78) and slugging percentage (.557).
Kentucky: Redshirted on the field in 2007, but was named to the SEC Freshmen Academic Honor Roll.
High School: Lettered for four seasons at Lovett High School under coaches Ricky Davis and Lance Oubs ... As a standout shortstop, helped lead his team to the class AA state championship in 2006 while breaking the school's career home run record with 26, including 11 as a senior ... Also as a senior, batted .375 with 21 RBIs, 48 runs scored and 24 stolen bases ... Had eight doubles and a .736 slugging percentage, and hit two homers in the state semifinal, including a walk-off that sent the team to the title game ... As a junior, batted .457 with 31 RBIs, 48 runs scored, 12 doubles, eight home runs, 26 steals and a slugging percentage of .840, helping his team to a district title and the state's Elite 8 ... Played football for two season as a CB/WR/K.
Personal: Michael Richard Seaborn ... Born 10/14/87 in Atlanta, GA ... Son of Rick and Linda Seaborn ... Father played tennis for Emory University ... Enrolled in accounting and information systems.