Daniel Casey Dorn...Married to Brittany...Attended California State University, Fullerton…was a member of the Titans' 2004 National Championship team…named Freshman First-Team All-American in 2003 and to the College World Series All-Tournament Team in 2006...Played with Brewster in the Cape Code League in 2004...Is a 2002 graduate of Diamond Bar (Calif.) High School…lettered in baseball and football...Drafted by the Rays in the 23rd round of the 2004 First-Year Player Draft but did not sign.
Spent his second straight full season at Triple-A Toledo, batting .258 (128-for-496) with 21 doubles, 25 home runs and 82 RBI...Named to International League midseason All-Star Team...Earned IL Player of the Week honors for Aug. 8-14.
Combined to hit .252 (99-for-393) with 25 doubles, 14 home runs and 49 RBI between Triple-A Louisville (Reds) and Toledo (Tigers)...Began the season with the Bats and batted .230 (52-for-226) in 69 games...Signed by Tigers on July 16 as a Minor League free agent...Appeared in 47 games with Toledo and hit .281 (47-for-167) with 7 home runs and 25 RBI.
Hit .248 (111-for-448) with 30 doubles, 18 home runs and 74 RBI in third full season with Louisville.
Was 1 of 6 players to spend the entire season with Class AAA Louisville (Jared Burton, Chad
Reineke, Wilkin Castillo, Todd Frazier, Zack Cozart)...from 5/12-6/24 was on the Bats' disabled list with a broken
left hand...on 5/4 at Buffalo tied career highs with 4 hits and 4 runs scored...on 9/2 and 9/3 at Indianapolis
produced consecutive 4-RBI games...participated in his first Major League spring training camp...following
the season played for Leones del Caracas in the Venezuelan Winter League.
Spent the season at Class AAA Louisville, where he batted .275 with 14hr and 47rbi in 112
apps...beginning 6/1 through the end of the season hit .322..belted 2 home runs on 5/11 vs Scranton/Wilkes-
Barre...following the season played for Anzoategui of the Venezuelan Winter League (17g, .250, 1 double,
4hr, 9rbi)...on 1/26/10 was invited to his first Major League spring training camp.
Spent most of the season at Class AA Chattanooga, where he hit .277 with 21hr and 60rbi in 98 apps...
ranked among Southern League leaders in home runs (3rd) and slugging (.539, 4th)...had four 2-homer
games, including in back-to-back contests on 7/12 vs Huntsville and 7/16 at Mobile (also 6/6 at Tennessee,
8/6 vs Tennessee)...belted a grand slam on 7/1 vs West Tenn...spent 5g with Class A Sarasota, where he
went 5-for-20 with a home run and 3rbi...overall his 22 homers ranked second among all Reds farmhands...
led Reds minor leaguers with a .537 slugging percentage...was named Southern League Player of the Week
for 8/18-8/24 (14-27, .519, 3hr, 4rbi).
Hit .287 with 20hr and 87rbi in 118g with Class A Sarasota and
Class AA Chattanooga...ranked among organization leaders in home runs (T4th) and RBI (4th).
his first professional season at Rookie Billings, where he batted .354 with 8hr and 40rbi in 60g...led the Pioneer
League in batting and slugging percentage (.573) and ranked second in on-base percentage (.457)...twice
named Pioneer League Player of the Week (7/24-7/30, 8/28-9/4)...was named the organization's Minor League
Player of the Month for August (.326, 6hr, 27rbi, 23bb, 27g)...from 8/27-8/30, in the 4-game series at Ogden
went 6-for-12 (.500) with 4 homers, a grand slam, 7 runs and 11rbi...was 1 of 3 Reds minor leaguers to win
his league's batting crown (Norris Hopper, .347, International League; Joey Votto, .319, Southern League).