Jeff Clement

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Jeffrey Burton Clement

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Biographical Information[edit]

Catcher Jeff Clement was on the US team that won the Silver at the 2003 Pan American Games. He was selected by the Seattle Mariners in the first round of the 2005 amateur draft with the third overall pick. He was signed by scout Greg Whitworth and made his pro debut that summer, splitting the year between the Everett AquaSox and the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers. He spent the 2006 season playing for the San Antonio Missions and the Tacoma Rainiers.

Jeff Clement had a solid year at Tacoma in 2007, hitting .275 in 125 games, showing good power with 35 doubles and 20 home runs. He was called up to Seattle when rosters expanded on September 1st and made his major league debut as a pinch hitter against the New York Yankees on September 4th.

Clement's brother Mike is currently (2007) an assistant coach at the University of Texas at San Antonio under Sherman Corbett.

Jeff played for Marshalltown, IA in the 1996 Little League World Series.

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