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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, 2018 AL MVP Mookie Betts and more. The list that follows represents the players who have gone from "The South to the Show".

# Name Debut Date Debut Team Year(s) with Drive
1. Clay Buchholz 8/17/2007 Boston 2006
2. Michael Bowden 8/30/2008 Boston 2006
3. Hunter Jones 4/20/2009 Boston 2006
4. Daniel Bard 5/13/2009 Boston 2007-08
5. Aaron Bates 7/6/2009 Boston 2006
6. Josh Reddick 7/31/2009 Boston 2007-08
7. Dustin Richardson 9/28/2009 Boston 2007
8. Argenis Diaz 4/21/2010 Pittsburgh 2007
9. Felix Doubront 6/18/2010 Boston 2007-08
10. Ryan Kalish 7/31/2010 Boston 2008
11. Yamaico Navarro 8/20/2010 Boston 2008
12. Lars Anderson 9/6/2010 Boston 2007
13. Anthony Rizzo 6/9/2011 San Diego 2008-09
14. Ryan Lavarnway 8/18/2011 Boston 2009
15. Nick Hagadone 9/1/2011 Cleveland 2008-09
16. Tim Federowicz 9/11/2011 Los Angeles (NL) 2009
17. Che-Hsuan Lin 4/14/2012 Boston 2008
18. Will Middlebrooks 5/2/2012 Boston 2009
19. Luis Exposito 5/4/2012 Baltimore 2007-08
20. Kristopher Negron 6/7/2012 Cincinnati 2007-08
21. Stephen Fife 7/7/2012 Los Angeles (NL) 2009
22. Miguel Socolovich 7/14/2012 Baltimore 2007
23. Casey Kelly 8/27/2012 San Diego 2009
24. Jackie Bradley, Jr. 4/1/2013 Boston 2011
25. Ryan Pressly 4/4/2013 Minnesota 2010
26. Chris McGuiness 6/7/2013 Texas 2009-10
27. Jose Alvarez 6/9/2013 Detroit 2008
28. Brandon Workman 7/10/2013 Boston 2011
29. Drake Britton 7/20/2013 Boston 2010
30. Xander Bogaerts 8/20/2013 Boston 2011
31. Reymond Fuentes 8/26/2013 San Diego 2010
32. Cesar Cabral 9/2/2013 New York (AL) 2010
33. Stolmy Pimentel 9/4/2013 Pittsburgh 2009
34. Chris Martin 4/26/2014 Colorado 2011
35. Alex Hassan 6/1/2014 Boston 2009, 2013
36. Garin Cecchini 6/1/2014 Boston 2012
37. Mookie Betts 6/29/2014 Boston 2013
38. Roman Mendez 7/8/2014 Texas 2010
39. Christian Vazquez 7/9/2014 Boston 2010-11
40. Anthony Ranaudo 8/1/2014 Boston 2011
41. Dan Butler 8/10/2014 Boston 2010
42. Hunter Strickland 9/1/2014 San Francisco 2009
43. Matt Barnes 9/9/2014 Boston 2012
44. Bryce Brentz 9/17/2014 Boston 2014
45. Jason Garcia 4/8/2015 Boston 2012-14
46. Blake Swihart 5/2/2015 Boston 2012
47. Travis Shaw 5/8/2015 Boston 2011
48. Jonathan Aro 6/25/2015 Boston 2014
49. Noe Ramirez 7/3/2015 Boston 2012
50. Brian Johnson 7/21/2015 Boston 2013
51. Henry Owens 8/4/2015 Boston 2012
52. Frankie Montas 9/2/2015 Chicago (AL) 2013
53. Carson Blair 9/6/2015 Oakland 2011
54. Nefi Ogando 9/9/2015 Philadelphia 2012
55. Jeremy Hazelbaker 4/3/2016 St. Louis 2010
56. Hunter Cervenka 4/12/2016 Atlanta 2011-12
57. Pat Light 4/26/2016 Boston 2013-14
58. J.B. Wendelken 5/8/2016 Oakland 2013
59. Mike Miller 6/27/2016 Boston 2013
60. Andrew Benintendi 8/2/2016 Boston 2015
61. Madison Younginer 8/7/2016 Atlanta 2012-13
62. Yoan Moncada 9/2/2016 Boston 2015
63. Carlos Asuaje 9/21/2016 San Diego 2014
64. Manuel Margot 9/21/2016 San Diego 2014
65. Justin Haley 4/5/2017 Minnesota 2013
66. Ben Taylor 4/7/2017 Boston 2015
67. Sam Travis 5/24/2017 Boston 2014
68. Austin Maddox 6/17/2017 Boston 2013
69. Tzu-Wei Lin 6/24/2017 Boston 2014
70. Kyle Martin 7/20/2017 Boston 2013
71. Rafael Devers 7/25/2017 Boston 2015
72. Jamie Callahan 9/2/2017 New York (NL) 2014-15
73. Aaron Wilkerson 9/25/2017 Milwaukee 2015
74. Bobby Poyner 3/31/2018 Boston 2016
75. Gerson Bautista 4/17/2018 New York (NL) 2016
76. Javier Guerra 5/4/2018 San Diego 2015
77. Jalen Beeks 6/7/2018 Boston 2015
78. Williams Jerez 8/7/2018 Los Angeles (AL) 2015
79. Ty Buttrey 8/16/2018 Los Angeles (AL) 2014-15
80. Michael Kopech 8/21/2018 Chicago (AL) 2015
81. Michael Chavis 4/20/2019 Boston 2015-16
82. Darwinzon Hernandez 4/23/2019 Boston 2017
83. Shaun Anderson 5/15/2019 San Francisco 2017
84. Mike Shawaryn 6/7/2019 Boston 2017
85. Stephen Nogosek 6/19/2019 New York (NL) 2016
86. Trevor Kelley 7/2/2019 Boston 2016
87. Mauricio Dubon 7/7/2019 Milwaukee 2015
88. Chandler Shepherd 8/13/2019 Baltimore 2015
89. Santiago Espinal 7/25/2020 Toronto 2017
90. Jordan Weems 7/28/2020 Oakland 2012-14, 2017
91. Kyle Hart 8/13/2020 Boston 2017
92. Luis Alexander Basabe 8/27/2020 San Francisco 2016
93. Bobby Dalbec 8/30/2020 Boston 2017
94. Eduard Bazardo 4/14/2021 Boston 2018

#

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

74.

Bobby Poyner

3/31/2018

2016

Boston

75.

Gerson Bautista

4/17/2018

2016

New York (NL)

76.

Javier Guerra

5/4/2018

2015

San Diego

77.

Jalen Beeks

6/7/2018

2015

Boston

78.

Williams Jerez

8/7/2018

2015

Los Angeles (AL)

79.

Ty Buttrey

8/16/2018

2014-15

Los Angeles (AL)

80.

Michael Kopech

8/21/2018

2015

Chicago (AL)

81.

Michael Chavis

4/20/2019

2015-16

Boston

82.

Darwinzon Hernandez

4/23/2019

2017

Boston

83.

Shaun Anderson

5/15/2019

2017

San Francisco

84.

Mike Shawaryn

6/7/2019

2017

Boston

85.

Stephen Nogosek

6/19/2019

2016

New York (NL)

86.

Trevor Kelley

7/2/2019

2016

Boston

87.

Mauricio Dubon

7/7/2019

2015

Milwaukee

88.

Chandler Shepherd

8/13/2019

2015

Baltimore