John Stewart of Granville Discovered Andruw Jones

John Stewart hails from Granville, New York, where he was a star catcher and pitcher in high school.  He went on to Georgia Tech on a baseball scholarship, and then was drafted by the Atlanta Braves.  A minor league pitcher until 1991, Stewart was then offered a job as a coach with the Braves, but he decided to become a scout.  Stewart is responsible for discovering Andruw Jones.  In 2006, He was promoted to the position of Regional Scouting Director of the Braves.

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