Selected in the 22nd round of the 2005 MLB First Year Player Draft by the Houston Astros.
Season: Batted .312 with 13 doubles, five triples, 33 RBI and 33 runs scored in 51 games ... Led all conference players with a Pac-10-best .418 average in 21 conference games ... at USC (May 26-28): Hit .429 (6-for-14) with a double, two RBI and five runs scored in three games ... No. 12 Arizona State (May 19-21): Went 5-for-10 (.500) in two starts in the outfield and finished with a double, three RBI and two runs scored ... Washington State (May 13-15): Went 7-for-13 (.538) in three games and finished with two doubles, a triple, three RBI and six runs scored ... Washington (April 28-30): Batted .273 (3-for-11) with two doubles, three RBI and two runs scored in three games ... Southern Utah (April 25-26): Went 4-for-8 (.500) with a double, four RBI and three runs scored in two games ... Stanford (April 21-23): Batted .300 (3-for-10) with a double and four runs scored in three games ... at New Mexico (April 18): Went 2-for-4 at the plate ... No. 10 Arizona State (April 2): Went 1-for-5 at Chase Field ... at No. 15 Mississippi State (March 10-12): Batted .250 (3-for-12) with his four triple of the year and two RBI ... Dairy Queen Classic (March 3-5): Hit a bases-loaded double in the eighth inning to break open a 4-2 game in UA’s 7-2 win over Minnesota La Salle (Feb. 24-26): Batted .333 (4-for-12) with two doubles, a triple, three RBI and two runs scored in three starts ... New Mexico (Feb. 17-19): Went 2-for-8 (.250) in two starts against the Lobos ... at UC Riverside (Feb. 10-12): Finished the three-game series 5-for-12 (.417) with two doubles, two triples, a team-high five RBI and four runs scored ... Loyola Marymount (Feb. 3-5): Opened the year 2-for-11 (.182) with three RBI and a run scored in three starts.
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Full name: T.J. Steele ... Born 9/21/86 in