Jeremy Thomas Reed was born on June 15, 1981 in San Dimas, California. He plays outfield for the Seattle Mariners.
He is 6’ 0”, weighs 200 pounds, and bats and throws left.
High SchoolJeremy graduated from Bonita High School in La Verne, California in 1999, where he lettered in both baseball and soccer.
CollegeJeremy attended Long Beach State University.
Minor LeaguesJeremy was drafted by the Chicago White Sox as the 59th overall pick (2nd round) of the 2002 MLB Draft, and wen through their farm system.
In 2003, he was honored as the minor league player of the year, averaging .333 for Class A Winston-Salem in 66 games and .409 for Class AA Birmingham in 65 games.
In June 2004, Jeremy, Miguel Olivo and Michael Morse were traded to the Seattle Mariners for Freddy Garcia, Ben Davis, and cash considerations.
Jeremy’s career has been hampered by various trips to the disabled list with injuries.
On May 20, 2008, Jeremy was recalled from AAA Tacoma and joined the Mariners for their game against the Detroit Tigers. He has been on the roster ever since.
PersonalJeremy married Samantha Garrison in late 2007, in Maui.