Scott Bryant
Outfielder
Born: (1967-10-31) October 31, 1967 (age 54)
Austin, Texas
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Career highlights and awards

Scott Walter Bryant (born October 31, 1967) is a former college baseball and minor league baseball outfielder.

College career

Bryant attended the University of Texas, where he played for the Texas Longhorns baseball team. In the 1989 College World Series, Bryant helped lead Texas to the championship game.[1] Bryant was named to the All-Tournament Team. That year, Bryant won the Dick Howser Trophy as the collegiate baseball player of the year.[2]

Professional career

Bryant was chosen in the first round (20th overall) of the 1989 Major League Baseball Draft by the Cincinnati Reds. After the 1991 season, he was traded to the Chicago Cubs for Ty Griffin.[3] He played in the minor leagues through 1998, not making the major leagues.

References

  1. ^ "Texas Reaches Final By Beating Mcdonald". Herald-Journal. Associated Press. June 8, 1989. Retrieved August 22, 2010.
  2. ^ "SPORTS PEOPLE: BASEBALL; Longhorn Is Honored". New York Times. June 2, 1989. Retrieved August 22, 2010.
  3. ^ Topkin, Marc (April 2, 1992). "Tampa's Griffin traded to Reds". St. Petersburg Times.