Bucks Facts

2018 MLB Draft
One Buck was selected in the 2018 Major League Baseball draft: Grant Williams (2014 Bucks) by the Boston Red Sox in the 10th round (310th pick).

2017 MLB Draft
Two Bucks were selected in the 2017 Major League Baseball draft: Sean Guenther (2014 Bucks) by the Miami Marlins in the 7th round (209th pick) and Trevor Craport (2015 Bucks) by the Baltimore Orioles in the 11th round (338th pick).

2016 MLB Draft
Two Bucks were selected in the 2016 Major League Baseball draft: Josh Merrigan (2013 Bucks) by the Texas Rangers in the 10th round (309th pick) and Will Solomon (2014 Bucks) by the San Diego Padres in the 38th round (1,134th pick).

2015 MLB Draft
Two Bucks were selected in the 2015 Major League Baseball draft: London Lindley (2015 and 2013 Bucks) was selected in the 40th round (1,188th pick) by the Texas Rangers and Matt Rose (2013 Bucks) was taken by the Chicago Cubs in the 11th round (323rd pick).

2014 MLB Draft
Five Bucks were taken in the 2014 MLB draft: Touki Toussaint (2014 Bucks) by Arizona Diamondbacks in the 1st round (16th pick), Kevin Steen (2014 Bucks) by the Boston Red Sox in the 9th round (284th pick), Luke Bonfield (2014 Bucks) by the New York Mets in the 21st round (625th pick), Nic Wilson (2012 Bucks) by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 24th round (727th pick), and Brandon Leibrandt (2011 Bucks) by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 6th round (172nd pick).

2013 MLB Draft
One former Brookhaven Buck was selected in the 2013 MLB draft: Pat Boling (2012 Bucks) by the Washington Nationals in the 32nd round (976th overall).

Bucks Head Coach
The Brookhaven Bucks are led by Head Coach Corey Patterson, a 12-year Major League Baseball player. Coach Patterson graduated from Harrison High School in Kennesaw, GA in 1998. He was drafted in the first round (3rd pick overall) of the MLB amateur draft by the Chicago Cubs in 1998 and made his MLB debut in 2000 with the Cubs. He went on to play for the Baltimore Orioles, Cincinnati Reds, Washington Nationals, Milwaukee Brewers, Toronto Blue Jays and St. Louis Cardinals before retiring in 2013.