Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 200 lb.
Born: May 4, 1976 in Arlington, TX
High School: James W. Martin HS (Arlington, TX)
Drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 1st round (2nd pick) of the 1994 amateur draft.
Signed June 9, 1994.
Debut: September 3, 1997 (Age 21.122)
vs. SFG 4 AB, 3 H, 0 HR, 5 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1998 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Athletics/DevilRays/Brewers/Cubs 1997-2005
Agents: Randy Hendricks,Alan Hendricks [*]
Final Game: October 2, 2005 (Age 29.151)
vs. HOU 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Relatives: Son of Tom Grieve
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