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B.J. Surhoff News Archive

Colin Moran has talent and pedigree to be among top MLB Draft picks
His uncle was a No. 1 overall draft pick and his brother was an All-American. So it’s easy to see B.J. Surhoff and Brian Moran’s...

UNC’s Colin Moran has Carolina Blue Bloodlines
Before he began a 19-year career in the Major Leagues, B.J. Surhoff was an All-American for the Tar Heels. He was picked first overall in...

UNC's Colin Moran has winning bloodlines
As with his famous uncle, Colin Moran keeps his head down amid the buzz that surrounds him. Throughout his playing career, B.J. Surhoff was known...

Catching Up With ... B.J. Surhoff
In eight years with the Orioles, did B.J. Surhoff ever crack a smile? Surely, he had cause. It was here, in mid-career, that Surhoff (1)...

B.J. Surhoff Inducted Into College Baseball Hall of Fame
B.J. Surhoff, former Tar Heel great, was one of ten members inducted in the 2010 College Baseball Hall of Fame Thursday. Surhoff joins fellow Atlantic...

Dustin Ackley a lot like ex-Heel B.J. Surhoff
If Dustin Ackley pans out to be the best major league baseball player produced by the University of North Carolina, he'll have to surpass a...

Dustin Ackley, Donavan Tate latest in long line of area draftees
Dustin Ackley and Donovan Tate continue a long history of area players selected early in the MLB Draft. The first top-five pick from the area...

Dustin Ackley Selected Rivals.com National Player Of The Year
Two days after being selected No. 2 overall in the 2009 MLB Draft, UNC junior first baseman Dustin Ackley was honored Thursday as the Rivals.com...

Dustin Ackley, Alex White Taken In First Round Of MLB Draft
Dustin Ackley and Alex White were both selected in the first 15 overall picks of Tuesday's MLB Draft, giving the Tar Heels a pair of...

Dustin Ackley focuses on super regionals, not draft
Dustin Ackley could become North Carolina's highest draft pick since B.J. Surhoff went No. 1 more than two decades ago. Before draft day, the Tar...

B.J. Surhoff keeps up with his Tar Heels
B.J. Surhoff, who retired in 2005 after 19 major league seasons with Milwaukee, Baltimore and Atlanta, is perhaps North Carolina's best-known baseball alumnus. Surhoff, the...

Lucas: Breaking Down The Starters
Whether your Diamond Heels knowledge starts and ends with B.J. Surhoff or whether you've been a Boshamer Stadium regular all season, you're going to spend...

Tar Heels Earn Highest Baseball America Preseason Mark Since 1984
With big seasons predicted for junior first-team preseason All-Americas Daniel Bard and Andrew Miller, the University of North Carolina sits at No. 6 in the...

Little Brian the big story
When B.J. Surhoff was a freshman at UNC in spring 1983, little Brian Roberts was 5 years old. His teammate now with the first-place Baltimore...