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Diamond Heels In The Pros
Release: 11/20/2013

Updated May 18, 2016

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Tar Heels In The Major Leagues

Name Organization Years at UNC Draft Round MLB Debut Bio
Dustin Ackley New York Yankees 2007-09 First (No. 2 overall) June 17, 2011 Link
Tim Federowicz Chicago Cubs 2006-08 Seventh Sept. 11, 2011 Link
Matt Harvey New York Mets 2008-10 First (No. 7 overall) July 26, 2012 Link
Chris Iannetta Seattle Mariners 2002-04 Ninth Aug. 27, 2006 Link
Andrew Miller New York Yankees 2004-06 First (No. 6 overall) Aug. 30, 2006 Link
Colin Moran Houston Astros 2011-13 First (No. 6 overall) May 18, 2016 Link
Mike Morin Los Angeles Angels 2010-12 13th April 30, 2014 Link
Kyle Seager Seattle Mariners 2007-09 Third July 7, 2011 Link
Adam Warren Chicago Cubs 2006-09 Fourth June 29, 2012 Link
Walt Weiss Colorado Rockies 1983-85 First (No. 12 overall) Nov. 8, 2012* Link




*Named manager of the Colorado Rockies on Nov. 8, 2012, active in MLB from 1987-2000

Tar Heels In The Minor Leagues

Name Organization Years at UNC Draft Round MiLB Status Bio
Skye Bolt Oakland A's 2013-15 Fourth Beloit (A) Link
Tommy Coyle Tampa Bay Rays 2010-12 16th Montgomery (AA) Link
Korey Dunbar Miami Marlins 2013-15 20th Greensboro (A) Link
Kent Emanuel Houston Astros 2011-13 Third Corpus Christi (AA) Link
Reilly Hovis Miami Marlins 2013-15 Ninth TBD  
Hobbs Johnson Milwaukee Brewers 2011-13 14th Biloxi (AA) Link
Patrick Johnson Miami Marlins 2008-11 25th Jacksonville (AA) Link
Trevor Kelley Boston Red Sox 2012-15 36th Lowell (A) Link
Landon Lassiter Chicago White Sox 2013-15 21st Kannapolis (A) Link
Levi Michael Minnesota Twins 2009-11 First (No. 30 overall) Chattanooga (AA) Link
Benton Moss Tampa Bay Rays 2012-15 Sixth Charlotte (A+) Link
R.C. Orlan Washington Nationals 2010-12 30th Potomac (A+) Link
Luis Paula Pittsburgh Pirates 2012-14 31st West Virginia (A) Link
Michael Russell Tampa Bay Rays 2012-14 Fifth Bowling Green (A) Link
Jacob Stallings Pittsburgh Pirates 2009-12 Seventh Indianapolis (AAA) Link
Trent Thornton Houston Astros 2013-15 Fifth Lancaster (A+) Link


















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