July 11, 2010
DURHAM, N.C.-- Stanford lefthander Brett Mooneyham was named to Team USA late Sunday night after six days of trials at the USA Baseball National Training Facility.
Mooneyham threw four shutout innings in one of the six inner squad scrimmages, after striking out 22 in 22.2 innings in the Cape Cod League for Yarmouth-Dennis to begin his summer. The sophomore lefthander had a 3.18 ERA in the Cape this summer, prior to the Trials.
The team's summer gets going in a hurry as Team USA opens with a game on Monday night in Gastonia, NC before playing a five-game friendly with Korea, July 14-18. Along with playing an exhibition game against Japan at Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha, on July 21, the team concludes its summer in Japan with the World University Games, July 30-August 7.
Mooneyham is the 33rd member of the Stanford family to wear the Red, White and Blue, seven have been Olympians.
Members of Team USA from Stanford (33): Willie Adams (1992), Mike Aldrete (1982), Jeff Austin (1997), Jeff Ballard (1983), Roger Burnett (1990), Paul Carey (1989), Tim Cunningham (2001), Brian Dallimore (1994), Mike Dotterer (1981), Sam Fuld (2001-02), John Gall (1988, 1999, 2008), Ryan Garko (2002), Jody Gerut (1997), Mike Gosling (2000), Jeffrey Hammonds (1991-92), Rick Helling (1992), A.J. Hinch (1993-96), Jed Lowrie (2004), Mark Marquess (1967-player, 1981, 1987, 1988-coach), John Mayberry, Jr. (2004), David McCarty (1990), Jack McDowell (1985), Jason Middlebrook (1994), Brett Mooneyham (2010), Danny Putnam (2003), Carlos Quentin (2001-02), Larry Reynolds (1978), Doug Robbins (1988), Mark Romanczuk (2003-04), Ed Sprague (1987-88), John Verducci (1983), Justin Wayne (1999), Paul Zuvella (1978)
2010 Collegiate National Team Roster
Tyler Anderson, So., LHP, Oregon
Matt Barnes, So., RHP, Connecticut
Jackie Bradley, Jr., So., OF, South Carolina
Gerrit Cole, So., RHP, UCLA
Alex Dickerson, So., OF, Indiana
Nolan Fontana, Fr., IF, Florida
Sean Gilmartin, So., LHP/OF, Florida State
Sonny Gray, So., RHP, Vanderbilt
Brian Johnson, Fr., LHP, Florida
Andrew Maggi, So., OF/IF, Arizona State
Mikie Mahtook, So., OF, Louisiana State
Scott McGough, So., RHP, Oregon
Brad Miller, So., IF, Clemson
Brett Mooneyham, So., LHP, Stanford
Peter O'Brien, So., C, Bethune-Cookman
Nick Ramirez, So., IF/LHP, Cal State Fullerton
Noe Ramirez, So., RHP, Cal State Fullerton
Anthony Rendon, So., IF, Rice
Steve Rodriguez, So., C, UCLA
George Springer, So., OF, Connecticut
Kyle Winkler, So., RHP, Texas Christian
Ryan Wright, So., IF, Louisville
Bill Kinneberg, Manager, Utah
Dave Serrano, Pitching Coach, Cal State Fullerton
Ed Blankmeyer, Assistant Coach, St. John's
Nino Giarratano, Assistant Coach, San Francisco