Is married.....wife's name is Katie.....the couple has a daughter named Markie...Graduated from Charles B. Aycock (NC) High School, where he also played basketball for two years and ran cross country one year...Earned a bachelor's degree in exercise and sport science from the University of North Carolina...Helped lead North Carolina to three straight College World Series appearances from 2006-08...Pitched for the Wilmington Sharks of the Coastal Plain League in the summer of 2006 and the Chatham A's of the Cape Cod League in 2007...Enjoys golf, attending Tar Heels sporting events and spending time with his family...Follow him on Twitter (@RobWooten35)
Went 1-4 with a 4.72 ERA in 40 relief appearances during four stints with Milwaukee...Was the last player cut out of Spring Training (LHP Wei-Chung Wang)...His stints with the Brewers came from 4/13-4/20, 5/1-7/20, 8/5-8/8 and 9/10-end...Retired 27 of 40 first batters faced (67.5%)...Stranded 17 of 21 inherited runners (81%)...Earned his only win of the season on 5/15 vs. Pittsburgh...Went 0-2 with a 5.82 ERA and 14 saves in 21 relief appearances at Triple-A Nashville...Pitched in the Japan All-Star Series in November
Began the season at Triple-A Nashville, where he went 0-1 with a 2.94 ERA and 20 saves in 40 relief appearances.....held opponents to a .209 batting average...Contract was selected by Milwaukee on 7/26...Was tied for third in the Pacific Coast League in saves (20) at the time of his promotion...Went 3-1 with a 3.90 ERA in 27 relief appearances with the Brewers...Retired 18 of 27 first batters faced (66.7%)...Stranded 7 of 14 inherited runners (50%)...Made his Major League debut on 7/26 at Colorado (2.1ip, 2h, 1k).....his first career strikeout was Todd Helton...Joined Mike Adams (13ip in 2004) as the only Brewers to begin their Major League careers with 10+ consecutive scoreless innings (11ip)...Notched his first Major League win on 7/30 at Chicago-NL in the first game of a doubleheader...Surrendered 5 runs in two-thirds of an inning on 9/21 vs. St. Louis.....his ERA without that appearance was 2.33 (27ip, 7er).
Went 3-2 with a 3.31 ERA and 15 saves in 57 relief appearances between Double-A Huntsville (17g) and Triple-A Nashville (40g)...Following the season pitched for Anzoategui in the Venezuelan Winter League.....went 1-0 with a 3.38 ERA and 3 saves in 10 relief appearances.....held opponents to a .162 batting average.
Went 5-3 with a 3.09 ERA and 8 saves in 48 relief appearances between Class-A Brevard County (12g) and Double-A Huntsville (36g)...Held opponents to a .231 batting average.
Missed the entire season after undergoing "Tommy John" surgery on his right elbow on 4/8.
Went 1-2 with a 2.67 ERA and 29 saves in 53 relief appearances between Class-A Brevard County (26g) and Double-A Huntsville (27g)...Held opponents to a .218 batting average and struck out 78 batters in just 57.1 innings...Was a Florida State League All-Star...Led Brewers minor leaguers in saves (29) and tied for sixth in all of Minor League Baseball...Following the season pitched for the Peoria Javelinas in the Arizona Fall League.
Went 1-0 with a 1.71 ERA and 6 saves in 14 relief appearances between Rookie Helena (4g) and Class-A West Virginia (10g) during his first professional season...Held opponents to a .207 batting average and struck out 44 batters in just 31.2 innings.