Windward is proud to announce
former Atlanta Brave
is now a pitching instructor!
Attended NC State on a Baseball scholarship
3 time All-American and All ACC selection consecutive years (school record)
All-Time saves leader in schools history
Team USA collegiate summer team member .55 ERA
2005- Drafted by the Atlanta Braves (27th Overall pick)
Pulled up to Majors after 2 months of minor league play
Pitched in College World series and MLB playoffs in the same year (first player ever)
2008- Traded to the Oakland Athletics
2008- 45 2/3 innings with only 25 and 5 walks
held batters to a 1.48 BA and finished with a 0.59 ERA
Lowest ERA ever in MLB history with pitchers of a minimum of 45 innings
Joey is married to his college sweetheart Erin and has 3 beautiful Children.