Texas Collegiate League

Premium Summer Ball, TExas Style

League News

28 PLAYERS WITH TCL TIES SELECTED IN 2005 MLB DRAFT

The Texas Collegiate League was well represented in the 2005 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft, which took place Tuesday and Wednesday.

A total of 28 players with TCL ties were selected by the 30 major league organizations in the two-day draft. That included participants in the 2004 TCL season and players on the 2005 rosters.

Righthanded pitcher Jacob Marceaux of McNeese State became the first Texas Collegiate League alumbus to ever be selected in the first round of the draft, chosen by Florida with the 29th oberall pick. The 2004 TCL Player of the Year, first baseman Erik Lis of the University of Evansville, was a ninth round pick by Minnesota.

The first TCL player to sign out of the 2005 draft was RHP Logan Ondrusek of McLennan Community College, a 13th round pick by Cincinnati. He was scheduled to play for the Graham Roughnecks this summer before signing with the Reds organization on Thursday.

The complete list of 2005 draft picks with TCL connections:

RD, ML TEAM
1, FLA RHP Jacob Marceaux, McNeese State--Mckinney, 2004
*1, BOS RHP Clay Buchholz, Angelina College--Weatherford, 2005
3, SD RHP Josh Geer, Rice Univ.--McKinney, 2004
6, TEX INF German Duran, Weatherford College--Coppell, 2004/2005
6 ATL RHP Tyler Bullock, Baylor--Euless, 2005
7, BAL OF Bobby Andrews, Cal State Fullerton--Highland Park, 2004
9, MIN 1B Erik Lis, Univ. of Evansville--Colleyville-Grapevine, 2004
11, MIL RHP Brett Allar, Weatherford College--McKinney, 2005
13, CIN RHP Logan Ondrusek, McLennan CC--Graham, 2005
13, LAA RHP Bryce Cox, Rice Univ.--McKinney, 2004/2005
15, STL LHP Adam Daniels, Oklahoma St.--Highland Park, 2005
16, TB INF Neil Walton, Cal State Fullerton--Highland Park, 2004
16, DET INF Michael Hollimon, Oral Roberts--Colleyville-Grapevine, 2004
17, SEA LHP James Russell, Navarro JC--Coppell, 2005
19, SF OF Brandon Grabham, Grayson CC--McKinney, 2005
20, ARZ RHP Pete Duda, Stanford--Weatherford, 2004
21, BOS RHP Drew Johnson, Navarro JC--Coppell, 2004
25, SD RHP Grant Varnell, UTA--McKinney, 2004
26, MIL RHP Jacob Arietta, Weatherford College--McKinney, 2005
29, CLE C John Curtis, Cal State Fullerton---McKinney, 2004/2005
32, TEX INF Renny Osuna, New Mexico JC--Weatherford, 2005
36, BAL RHP Shawn Ferguson, TCU--Weatherford, 2005
39, WAS RHP Jake McCarter, Navarro JC--Granbury, 2004
40, TOR C Al Quintana, Cal State Northridge--McKinney, 2004
41, BOS RHP Eddie Degerman, Rice Univ.--Denton, 2005
45, NYY 1B Brett Pill, Cal State Fullerton--Coppell, 2004
46, CWS OF Brendan O'Donnell, Santa Barbara CC--Granbury, 2004
47, STL INF Adam Morris, Rice Univ.--McKinney, 2004
*Sandwich Pick Between First and Second Rounds


Search Archive »





Browse by Month »

July 2019
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
December 2016
November 2016
August 2016
July 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
August 2015
July 2015
November 2014
August 2014
July 2014
May 2014
April 2014
November 2013
August 2013
July 2013
May 2013
March 2013
November 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
November 2011
October 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
March 2011
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
April 2008
February 2008
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
December 2005
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005