- Jeff Brown
Jeff  Brown


Montgomery, Ala.

High School:
Calvary Christian Academy

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 175





AS A JUNIOR (2004)
Tied for the team lead with six victories ... led the Blazers with 14 starts ... pitched a career-high 96.2 innings which ranked ninth in the league ... finished second on the team with a 5.12 ERA ... led C-USA with nine pickoffs ... had a strong outing against Murray State on Feb. 22 in his first outing of the year, going seven innings and allowing just two runs on three hits ... fired a complete game shutout on March 7 against Toledo to pick up his first victory of the season ... earned second win a week later against Purdue in a 13-4 UAB victory ... struck out a career-best seven batters in 5.1 innings against Louisville on March 21 ... allowed just two earned runs in 8.1 innings but suffered the defeat on April 4 against Houston ... picked up his third victory with a complete game effort against Tulane on April 17 ... followed that performance up a week later with an 8.0 inning, one run performance at Charlotte ... threw his third complete game of the season in a 14-3 victory at Cincinnati on May 20 ... struck out six Bearcat batters and walked just one ... earned his final victory of the season in UAB's 10-4 win against Tulane in the C-USA Tournament on May 26

Posted a 4-3 record, a 3.28 ERA and 29 strikeouts in 20 appearances and 46.2 innings of work, all in relief ... led the team in relief appearances and second on the team overall in appearances ... against C-USA opponents, ranked 10th in the conference in ERA (3.07) ... tied for the team lead in wins against C-USA opponents (3) ... held the second-best opposing batting average on the team against C-USA opponents (.231) and placed 10th in the league in the category ... tied for fourth on the team in wins ... tied a UAB career high with five strikeouts in four and one-third innings of work and picked up a victory in UAB's 5-4 win over Cincinnati March 14 at Young Memorial Field ... also posted wins over Memphis, Saint Louis and Ball State

Tied for third on the team in appearances with 16 and ranked fourth on the team in innings pitched (49.2) and games started (7) ... tied for fourth on the team in strikeouts (37) ... posted a 1-3 record with a 5.80 ERA ... although he picked up only one winning decision, UAB went on to win four out of the seven games he started ... picked up a complete-game victory at Memphis (April 21) after allowing only two runs on three hits and striking out a career-high five batters in UAB's 12-2 win ... did not allow an earned run through six innings of work in his start at Saint Louis (April 6) ... also had five strikeouts against Saint Louis ... started seven conference games ... second on the team in strikeouts against C-USA opponents (26) ... also second on the team in innings pitched against C-USA opponents (37.1) ... tied for second on the team in batters struck out looking (16) ... third on the team in runners picked off (4)

Played four years for the Watchmen under coaches John Glasscock and Scott Davis ... won American Legion District from 1998-01 ... state champions in 1998 ... state and regional champions in 1999 ... named most outstanding player and Junior American Legion State Tournament MVP in 1998 ... earned Junior American Legion Regional Tournament Outstanding Pitcher Award in 1999 ... named most outstanding player, earned Pitching Ace Award and received all-metro honors in 2001 ... had two 18-strikeout games during junior year ... also lettered in football for three years, earning Best Offensive Back, Offensive MVP and Player of the Week awards

Jeffrey Allen Brown ... born Jan. 20, 1983, in Troy, Ala. ... son of Randall and Dianne Brown ... majoring in criminal justice