- 6/21/2001 Tampa Bay Rays
- 2nd Round Toronto Blue Jays 1996
Brent Abernathy was drafted in the 1996 MLB Player Draft in the 2nd round to the Toronto Blue Jays. He played for the gold-medal winning United States team in the 2000 Summer Olympics. He made his MLB debut June 21st, 2001 for the Tampa Bay Rays. He played in the major leagues for Tampa Bay Rays 2001-2003, Kansas City Royals 2003 and Minnesota Twins in 2005.