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Event Participants to Reach MLB (43)

After a LONG journey, former #1 overall pick Mark Appel reaches MLB, becoming BAWSr -> MLB #43!


Mitch Haniger & Kyle Barraclough were South Bay teammates at BAWS 2007

The following 43 former participants have reached the Major Leagues... listed are their high schools, the year(s) they were in the event and current MLB organization (and/or current status):

BOLD = ON ACTIVE MLB ROSTER

RHP JASON ALEXANDER (Cardinal Newman HS, 2010) - BREWERS

RHP MARK APPEL (Monte Vista HS, 2008) - PHILLIES

RHP KYLE BARRACLOUGH (Wilcox HS, 2007) - ANGELS (AAA Salt Lake)

RHP ANTHONY BENDER (Casa Grande HS, 2013) - MARLINS (IL)

OF BRADEN BISHOP (St. Francis HS, 2010) - D-BACKS (AAA Reno)

INF ALEX BLANDINO (St. Francis HS, 2009) - MARINERS (AAA Tacoma)

RHP CONNOR BROGDON (Liberty HS-Madera), 2012) - PHILLIES (10-day IL)

LHP KRIS BUBIC (Archbishop Mitty HS, 2013) - ROYALS

RHP TYLER CRAVY (Hogan HS, 2006) - FREE AGENT

3B J.D. DAVIS (Elk Grove HS, 2009) - METS

OF O'KOYEA DICKSON (George Washington HS, 2007) - FREE AGENT

LHP ROBBIE ERLIN (Scotts Valley HS, 2007/2008) – DODGERS (AAA Oklahoma City)

RHP CHRIS FLEXEN (Newark Memorial HS, 2010) - MARINERS

RHP DYLAN FLORO (Buhach Colony HS, 2008) - MARLINS

RHP DREW GAGNON (Liberty HS, 2007) - FREE AGENT

OF TYLER GOEDDEL (St. Francis HS, 2009) - FREE AGENT

RHP J.R. GRAHAM (Livermore HS, 2007) - RETIRED

OF MITCH HANIGER (Archbishop Mitty HS, 2007/2008) - MARINERS (60-day IL)

LHP MARIO HOLLANDS (El Cerrito HS, 2005) – RETIRED

SS DREW JACKSON (Miramonte HS, 2010) - ATHLETICS (AAA Las Vegas)

OF BRETT JACKSON (Miramonte HS, 2004/2005) – RETIRED

RHP ERIK JOHNSON (Los Altos HS, 2006) – RETIRED

OF/INF TY KELLY (St. Mary's HS-Stockton, 2004/2005) - RETIRED

C ANDREW KNAPP (Granite Bay HS, 2009) - PIRATES

IF/OF JEFF KOBERNUS (Bishop O’Dowd HS, 2005) – RETIRED

OF STEVEN KWAN (Washington HS-Fremont, 2013) - GUARDIANS

RHP EVAN MARSHALL (Homestead HS, 2006/2007) – FREE AGENT

RHP CODY MARTIN (Dos Palos HS, 2006) - RETIRED

RHP JAMES MARVEL (Campolindo HS, 2010) - PHILLIES (AAA Lehigh Valley)

INF MARK MATHIAS (Irvington HS, 2010/2011) - BREWERS (AAA Nashville)

OF MICKEY McDONALD (Serra HS, 2012) - ATHLETICS (AAA Las Vegas)

1B TOMMY MEDICA (Bellarmine Prep, 2005) – RETIRED

CF JOC PEDERSON (Palo Alto HS, 2008/2009) - GIANTS

OF STEPHEN PISCOTTY (Amador Valley HS, 2007/2008) - ATHLETICS (IL)

2B TONY RENDA (SERRA HS, 2008) - FREE AGENT

RHP JOE ROSS (Bishop O'Dowd HS, 2009) - NATIONALS (IL)

SS MARCUS SEMIEN (St. Mary’s HS, 2007) – RANGERS

RHP BRYAN SHAW (Livermore HS, 2004) – GUARDIANS

RHP BLAKE SMITH (DOWNEY HS, 2004/2005) - RETIRED

C MAX STASSI (Yuba City HS, 2007/2008) – ANGELS

RHP ROBERT STEPHENSON (Alhambra HS, 2009) - ROCKIES 

C ANDREW SUSAC (Jesuit HS, 2008) - FREE AGENT

3B MITCHELL WALDING (St. Mary's HS-Stockton, 2009) - PADRES (AA San Antonio)