These are Battery students drafted by professional teams:
On Season 2009, Battery alum Matthew Tone, from Irondequoit, and a junior pitcher at Cortland, was selected by the Minnesota Twins in the 14th round Matt trained at The Battery since his little league years. He becomes the 8th Battery student to have been drafted to play professional baseball
San Diego Padres
On Season 2007, Battery alum Andy Parrino signed with the San Diego Padres organization on 2007. Parrino, a Brockport High School and Le Moyne baseball star, became the 12th position player and the 6th infielder to be selected in the amateur draft in Le Moyne College history More…
On Season 2007, Battery alum Paul Nardozzi (Victor High School/ University of Pittsburg) was drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 2007 amateur draft. Paul, an outstanding pitcher, signed with the Tigers and is already More…
On SEason 2003, Battery alum Ricky Guarno was chosen by the Colorado Rockies in the fourth round of the 2003 Major League Baseball player draft. He was the 107th player selected. Ricky trained at The Battery for several years More…
On Season 2004, Bucknell University 2004 graduate Kevin Miller, a pitching ace at Greece Olympia, and a Battery alum, was drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates. More…
Battery alum Corey Mee, a graduate of Hilton HS and the University of Notre Dame, was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers. Corey started his professional career playing for the Yakima Bears in the NW League.
Battery alum and pitcher James Russell (Greece Athena/Villanova University) was picked by the Montreal Expos in the 25th round of the 2003 draft. James had an outstanding college career and was considered a major league prospect early on.
(The Montreal Expos became the Washington Nationals after the 2004 season)