Adam Wain Miller (born November 26, 1984, in Plano, Texas), is a right-handed pitcher who is currently a top prospect in the Cleveland Indians organization. Events 43 BC - The Second Triumvirate alliance of Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus ("Octavian" later "Caesar Augustus" Year 1984 ( MCMLXXXIV) was a Leap year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1984 Gregorian calendar) Plano (ˈpleɪnoʊ is a city in Collin and Denton Counties in the U Texas ( is a state geographically located in the South Central United States and is also known as the Lone Star State. In Baseball, the pitcher is the player who throwsthe baseball from the Pitcher's mound toward the Catcher to begin each play with the goal of The Cleveland Indians are a professional baseball team based in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. He started the 2008 season as a starting pitcher with the Buffalo Bisons. This article is about the minor league baseball franchise for other teams named Buffalo Bisons see Buffalo Bisons (disambiguation. Miller graduated from McKinney High School in 2003. Located at 1400 Wilson Creek Parkway in McKinney Texas, McKinney High School is within the McKinney Independent School District.
Miller was selected by the Indians as a sandwich pick (31st overall) in the 2003 amateur player draft. Headline event of the year The Florida Marlins become World Series champions holding off a dynastic New York Yankees team 4 games to The First-Year Player Draft, also known as the Rule 4 Draft, is Major League Baseball 's primary mechanism for assigning amateur baseball players from high schools After a strong campaign in 2004 with Lake County and Kinston, elbow problems in 2005 slowed down his rise through the ranks. Headline events of the year The Boston Red Sox win their first World Series since, ending the Curse of the Bambino. The Lake County Captains are a Minor league baseball team in Eastlake Ohio, a suburb of Cleveland. The Kinston Indians are a minor league Baseball team in Kinston North Carolina. 2005 Major League Baseball season Headline events of the year Chicago White Sox swept the Houston Astros to win the World Series Miller only managed 15 starts combined between Mahoning Valley and Kinston. The Mahoning Valley Scrappers are a minor league Baseball club based in Niles Ohio, a city in the valley of the Mahoning River.
Miller amasses strikeouts (9. 2 per game) with his 92-95 mph four-seam fastball and 84-88 mph slider (both plus pitches), and induces groundball outs with his 88-91 mph sinker.
Miller currently is a starter and reliever with the Buffalo Bisons, and was placed on the forty man roster for the Cleveland Indians in November, 2007.  Healthy again and rated as the organization's top prospect by Baseball America, his journey toward the big leagues has resumed in 2008. Baseball America is a Magazine which covers Baseball at every level with a particular focus on up-and-coming players in High school, College