Brian Wesley McRae
( twitter: @kcsluggers)
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 175 lb.
Born: August 27, 1967 in Bradenton, FL
High Schools: Blue Springs HS (Blue Springs, MO), Manatee HS (Bradenton, FL) by the Drafted Kansas City Royals in the 1st round (17th pick) of the 1985 amateur draft. Signed June 10, 1985.
( All Transactions) Debut: August 7, 1990 (Age 22)
vs. CHW 4 AB, 2 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Royals/Cubs/Mets/BlueJays/Rockies 1990-1999 Agents: Dick Moss [*] Final Game: October 3, 1999 (Age 32)
vs. CLE 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Relatives: Son of Hal McRae
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News -- April 2014
4/4 Pine Tar Press: This Date In Royals History: April 4, 1994: 1994: The Royals committed three errors and could only muster five hits as they dropped a 6-3 Opening Day decision to Baltimore ... News -- January 2014
1/27 Mets Merized: Around the Diamond: Center Field: In the Mets’ 52 seasons, there have been 26 different Center Fielders who could be classified as the “primary” ...
1/14 World Series Dreaming: The Editorialized Version of Moving From WGN: Growing up in the ’90s during the resurgence of the Packers in the shadow of Lambeau Field (I know…BOO HISS EVIL!), ...
1/14 MetsMinors.net: The Historic 3rd Round Mets Picks: The Mets have selected 47 players in third round of the June amateur draft. Of these 47 players, 15 of them have made it to the ...
1/12 Mets Merized: Mets Historic Third Round Picks: The Mets have selected 47 players in third round of the June amateur draft. Of these 47 players, 15 of them have made it to the ... News -- November 2013
11/11 OutsidePitchMLB: Atlanta Braves to have new home in 2017: The Atlanta Braves announced Monday of their plans to build a state-of-the-art new stadium that will be ready for use on Opening ... News -- June 2013
6/16 baseballintheblood.com: Father-Son Combos In MLB History: I’m doing my best to list father-son combos who have played in the major leagues, if you think of one I missed, please point ... News -- March 2013
3/11 Rising Apple: Glory Days: John Olerud: When Jose Reyes won the Mets’ first batting title in franchise history in 2011, he did so with a .337 batting average. While ...
3/7 The Greatest 21 Days: 2012 Interview, Brian McCrae, Call Up - PC1022: The Royals 25th anniversary logo at Kauffman Stadium in 1993. In 19 of those 25 years, the Royals roster included a McRae. (G21D ... News -- December 2012
12/9 Kings of Kauffman: Remember When? December 8, 1992 – Royals Sign David Cone: On this date 20 years ago, the Royals were looking to add a top of the line starting pitcher. In 1989, they’d finished second ... News -- May 2012
5/2 Mets360.com: Mets Card of the Week: 1999 Brian McRae: 1999 SKYBOX THUNDER RAVE BRIAN McRAE Ah, the underappreciated art of penning baseball-card backs… At its best, card-back ... News -- April 2012
4/21 PaulLebowitz.com: Valentine’s Been Through This Before: In Bobby Valentine’s first full year with the Mets, the team started out 4-10 and the veterans had already spent a substantial ... News -- February 2012
2/28 The Greatest 21 Days: Interview Part 1: Brian McRae, Call Up: The Royals 25th anniversary logo at Kauffman Stadium in 1993. In 19 of those 25 years, the Royals roster included a McRae. (G21D ... News -- August 2011
8/7 B-R Blog: Teammates with simultaneous 20-game hitting streaks: Dan Uggla and Freddie Freeman both extended their hitting streaks Saturday, to 27 games and 20 games, respectively. It's the first ... News -- June 2011
6/27 11th and Washington: From ND to MLB: Chris Michalak: It took 18 years with 13 organizations and 23 teams -- 19 of them in the bush leagues -- for Chris Michalak to get to this point. ... News -- March 2011
3/22 NY Baseball Digest: Which Mets Contract Buyout Was the Worst?: via ESPN New York: The amount owed to Perez ranks near the top of the unofficial list of largest contracts eaten in organization ... News -- August 2010
8/5 MLBTradeRumors: Remembering The 1999 Trade Deadline: With Y2K and the imminent demise of the world just months away, it was incumbent upon teams to add just the right player for the ...