August 20, 2014
    Following the Hokies in the pros
    Find links to all former Tech players playing professionally in one spot

    With all leagues in full swing, below is a one-stop shop to find out where former Tech players are or were playing professionally this year, which includes three who saw action in the majors and 18 more in the minors or independent leagues, along with links to their stat pages (click on their names).

    The list is current through September 1, 2014.

    Also included on this page is a listing of the 14 former Tech players that appeared in the Major Leagues (and years in MLB), and clicking on their name will link to a stat page courtesy of, which includes all the Major and Minor League stats for the player, as well as a number of other features.

    2014 Major League Players (2)
    (Seasons in MLB)

    Jesse Hahn (2014-)
    San Diego Padres

    Joe Saunders (2005-)
    Baltimore Orioles

    Ben Rowen (2014-)
    Texas Rangers - reassigned to Triple-A Round Rock on July 4

    Minor League Players (19)
    Current (Years at Tech)

    Andrew Aizenstadt (2012)
    Gateway Grizzlies – Frontier League (I)

    Steve Bumbry (2007-09)
    York Revolution – Atlantic League (I)

    Devin Burke (2011-13)
    Colorado Rockies
    Modesto Nuts – California League (A+)

    Eddie Campbell (2011-13)
    Seattle Mariners
    Clinton LumberKings – Midwest League (A)

    Jesse Hahn (2008-10)
    San Diego Padres
    San Antonio Missions – Texas League (AA)
    Made MLB debut June 3

    Tyler Horan (2011-13)
    San Francisco Giants
    Richmond Flying Squirrels – Eastern League (AA)

    Jake Joyce (2010-13)
    Washington Nationals
    Auburn Doubledays – New York-Penn League (A-ss)

    Clark Labitan (2009-13)
    Schaumburg Boomers– Frontier League (I)

    Joe Mantiply (2010-13)
    Detroit Tigers
    Erie SeaWolves – Eastern League (AA)

    Brad Markey (2013-14)
    Chicago Cubs
    Boise Hawks - Northwest League (A-ss)

    Johnny Morales (2011-12)
    River City Rascals – Frontier League (I)

    Chad Pinder (2011-13)
    Oakland Athletics
    Stockton Ports – California League (A+)

    Ben Rowen (2007-10)
    Texas Rangers
    Round Rock Express – Pacific Coast League (AAA)
    Made MLB debut June 15

    Joe Saunders (2000-02)
    Baltimore Orioles
    Norfolk Tides – International League (AAA)

    Patrick Scoggin (2010-12)
    Atlanta Braves
    Danville Braves – Appalachian League (R)

    Ronnie Shaban (2009-12)
    St. Louis Cardinals
    Palm Beach Cardinals – Florida State League (A+)

    Tim Smalling (2010-11)
    Colorado Rockies
    Colorado Springs Sky Sox – Pacific Coast League (AAA)

    Buddy Sosnoskie (2008-10)
    Florence Freedom – Frontier League (I)

    Austin Wates (2008-10)
    Miami Marlins
    New Orleans Zephyrs – Pacific Coast League (AAA)

    Justin Wright (2008-10)
    St. Louis Cardinals
    Memphis Redbirds – Pacific Coast League (AAA)

    Mark Zagunis (2012-14)
    Chicago Cubs
    Kane County Cougars - Midwest League (A)

    Major League Baseball
    Former (Seasons in MLB)

    Toby Atwell (1952-56)

    Kevin Barker (1999-09)

    Leo Burke (1958-65)

    George Canale (1989-91)

    Brad Clontz (1995-00)

    Buddy Dear (1927)

    Brian Fitzgerald (2002)

    Cloy Mattox (1929)

    Johnny Oates (1970-81) - stats link

    Erwin Renfer (1913)

    Wally Shaner (1923-29)

    Franklin Stubbs (1984-95)

    Wyatt Toregas (2009-11)

    Mike Williams (1992-03)

    Tech’s MLB Draft history – link to page

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