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Miles Head

Miles Head 30 3B

Midland RockHounds

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Miles Coleman Head
  • Age: 23 (May 2, 1991)
  • Birthplace: Griffin, GA
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 0" Wt: 215
  • Draft: Round 26 (2009, BOS)
  • School: Whitewater, Fayetteville, GA

Miles Head Career Stats


Miles Head Awards and Honors

Miles Head  30 3B

  • Full Name: Miles Coleman Head
  • Born: May 2, 1991
  • Age: 23
  • Birthplace: Griffin, GA
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 215
  • Draft: Round 26 (2009, BOS)
  • School: Whitewater, Fayetteville, GA

Acquired by the Oakland: Via trade with the Boston Red Sox, December 28, 2011. Acquired with (OF) Josh Reddick and (P) Raul Alcantara in exchange for (former RockHound pitcher) Andrew Bailey and (OF) Ryan Sweeney

Career Notes

  • Originally selected by Boston in the 26th round of the 2009 draft ... Whitewater High School (Fayetteville, Georgia)


  • Had a breakout season, split between Boston's Single-A clubs ... opened the season with teh Greenville (NC) Drive and was leading the (Single-A) South Atlantic League in batting (.388) and OPS (1.021) at the time of his June promotion to the Salem (VA) Red Sox of the (Advanced-A) Carolina League ... was named to the South Atlantic League Midseason All-Star Team and was voted the SAL's best defensive first baseman by league managers.


  • Prior to his trade to Oakland, was rated the Boston Red Sox' #13 prospect by Baseball America
  • Named Oakland's Organizational Player of the Year for the 2012 season
  • Led the A's farm with an overall .333 average and 84 RBI (Stockton and the RockHounds)
  • Opened the season with (Advanced-A) Stockton was named to the California League Midseason All-Star Team ... hit .382 with 18 HR in 67 games for the Ports .. earned a promotion to the RockHounds and made his Double-A debut on June 21
  • Was selected to play in the Arizona Fall League, but injured his left shoulder (on a swing) in his first game and did not return to action in the AFL


  • Missed much of the season due to the (left) shoulder injury suffered in the AFL in 2012 ... played in just 40 games ... was placed on the DL May 20 ... returned on June 13, but played in just four games before being shut down for the season


  • Enters the season ranked Oakland's #22 prospect by Baseball America