Professional baseball scout versed in evaluating and ranking players, as well as accurately recording game statistics. Extensive high school, college, and pro-level athletics knowledge. My goal is to obtain a position that will challenge my skills, become an asset to your company, and to continue my good working relationship with others.
Major League Baseball Player
Excellent sales skills
Excellent negotiating tactics
Persuasive communication expertise
Proficient in Spanish
Research and Analysis
Recruiting and selection techniques
Excellent written and communication skills
Over 25 years of professional baseball experience as a nationally recognized player and evaluator.
02/2014 - 10/2016
Washington Nationals － Sacremento, CAMajor League Baseball Scout/Area Supervisor
Primary task was to evaluate the athletic skills of amateur and professional athletes to determine their fitness and potentiality for professional sport. Reported to team management the results of scouting assignments, then negotiated with potential prospects to obtain specific services.
01/2013 - 02/2014
Major League Baseball Scouting Bureau － Sacremento, CAMajor League Baseball Scout
Scouted the Northern Territory of California, including areas of Nevada.
Prepared reports and recommendations for the Northern California area for the baseball draft, along with helping to compile pref lists for the upcoming seasons at the Area Code tryouts and tournements.
Scouted numerous 2013-14 drafted players.
01/2009 - 10/2012
Houston Astros － Mid Atlantic and Atlanta, GAMajor League Baseball ScoutEvaluated athletic skills of Amateur Professional Athletes. Reviewed prospects' exhibitions and past performance records. Negotiated with Professional Athletes to arrange contracts. Reported to team management results of scouting assignments. Completed baseball research reports on various topics. Compiled and distributed scouting and data reports.
01/2008 - 12/2008
Philadelphia Phillies － Atlanta, GAMajor League Baseball Scout- Part-timeConducting scheduling, performance, variance and risk analysis of drafting amateur baseball players. Collecting and reporting information on baseball players draft ability for the Philadelphia Phillies.
06/1992 - 12/2007
Major League BaseballProfessional Baseball PlayerDrafted as the 71st pick overall in the 3rd round out of college by the Montreal Expos. Traveled domestically and internationally as a professional baseball player at the Major League level.
Tennessee State University － Nashville, TN, United StatesCommunications
Attended Tennessee State University from 1989 to 1992, before being drafted to play Major League Baseball.
Redan High SchoolStone Mountain, GAHigh School Diploma