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From the South to "The Show"

SouthtotheShow
Since 2006, Greenville, South Carolina has become a stop along the road for some of the best players in the Boston Red Sox organization. Drive fans have seen the likes of World Series Champions Xander Bogaerts, Clay Buchholz and Anthony Rizzo, 2016 AL MVP runner-up Mookie Betts, and more. The list that follows represents the players who have gone from "The South to the Show".

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Name

Debut Date

Year with Drive

Debut Team

1.

Clay Buchholz

8/17/2007

2006

Boston

2.

Michael Bowden

8/30/2008

2006

Boston

3.

Hunter Jones

4/20/2009

2006

Boston

4.

Daniel Bard

5/13/2009

2007-08

Boston

5.

Aaron Bates

7/6/2009

2006

Boston

6.

Josh Reddick

7/31/2009

2007-08

Boston

7.

Dustin Richardson

9/28/2009

2007

Boston

8.

Argenis Diaz

4/21/2010

2007

Pittsburgh

9.

Felix Doubront

6/18/2010

2007-08

Boston

10.

Ryan Kalish

7/31/2010

2008

Boston

11.

Yamaico Navarro

8/20/2010

2008

Boston

12.

Lars Anderson

9/6/2010

2007

Boston

13.

Anthony Rizzo

6/9/2011

2008-09

San Diego

14.

Ryan Lavarnway

8/18/2011

2009

Boston

15.

Nick Hagadone

9/1/2011

2008-09

Cleveland

16.

Tim Federowicz

9/11/2011

2009

Los Angeles (NL)

17.

Che-Hsuan Lin

4/14/2012

2008

Boston

18.

Will Middlebrooks

5/2/2012

2009

Boston

19.

Luis Exposito

5/4/2012

2007-08

Baltimore

20.

Kristopher Negron

6/7/2012

2007-08

Cincinnati

21.

Stephen Fife

7/7/2012

2009

Los Angeles (NL)

22.

Miguel Socolovich

7/14/2012

2007

Baltimore

23.

Casey Kelly

8/27/2012

2009

San Diego

24.

Jackie Bradley, Jr.

4/1/2013

2011

Boston

25.

Ryan Pressly

4/4/2013

2010

Minnesota

26.

Chris McGuiness

6/7/2013

2009-10

Texas

27.

Jose Alvarez

6/9/2013

2008

Detroit

28.

Brandon Workman

7/10/2013

2011

Boston

29.

Drake Britton

7/20/2013

2010

Boston

30.

Xander Bogaerts

8/20/2013

2011

Boston

31.

Reymond Fuentes

8/26/2013

2010

San Diego

32.

Cesar Cabral

9/2/2013

2010

New York (AL)

33.

Stolmy Pimentel

9/4/2013

2009

Pittsburgh

34.

Chris Martin

4/26/2014

2011

Colorado

35.

Alex Hassan

6/1/2014

2009, 2013

Boston

36.

Garin Cecchini

6/1/2014

2012

Boston

37.

Mookie Betts

6/29/2014

2013

Boston

38.

Roman Mendez

7/8/2014

2010

Texas

39.

Christian Vazquez

7/9/2014

2010-11

Boston

40.

Anthony Ranaudo

8/1/2014

2011

Boston

41.

Dan Butler

8/10/2014

2010

Boston

42.

Hunter Strickland

9/1/2014

2009

San Francisco

43.

Matt Barnes

9/9/2014

2012

Boston

44.

Bryce Brentz

9/17/2014

2011

Boston

45.

Jason Garcia

4/8/2015

2012-14

Boston

46.

Blake Swihart

5/2/2015

2012

Boston

47.

Travis Shaw

5/8/2015

2011

Boston

48.

Jonathan Aro

6/25/2015

2014

Boston

49.

Noe Ramirez

7/3/2015

2012

Boston

50.

Brian Johnson

7/21/2015

2013

Boston

51.

Henry Owens

8/4/2015

2012

Boston

52.

Frankie Montas

9/2/2015

2013

Chicago (AL)

53.

Carson Blair

9/6/2015

2011

Oakland

54.

Nefi Ogando

9/9/2015

2012

Philadelphia

55.

Jeremy Hazelbaker

4/3/2016

2010

St. Louis

56.

Hunter Cervenka

4/12/2016

2011-12

Atlanta

57.

Pat Light

4/26/2016

2013-14

Boston

58.

J.B. Wendelken

5/8/2016

2013

Oakland

59.

Mike Miller

6/27/2016

2013

Boston

60.

Andrew Benintendi

8/2/2016

2015

Boston

61.

Madison Younginer

8/7/2016

2012-13

Atlanta

62.

Yoan Moncada

9/2/2016

2015

Boston

63.

Carlos Asuaje

9/21/2016

2014

San Diego

64.

Manuel Margot

9/21/2016

2014

San Diego

65.

Justin Haley

4/5/2017

2013

Minnesota

66.

Ben Taylor

4/7/2017

2015

Boston

67.

Sam Travis

5/24/2017

2014

Boston

68.

Austin Maddox

6/17/2017

2013

Boston

69.

Tzu-Wei Lin

6/24/2017

2014

Boston

70.

Kyle Martin

7/20/2017

2013

Boston

71.

Rafael Devers

7/25/2017

2015

Boston

72.

Jamie Callahan

9/2/2017

2014-15

New York (NL)

73.

Aaron Wilkerson

9/15/2017

2015

Milwaukee