Max Brian Allen
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 3", Weight 175 lb.
- School Georgia Tech, Armstrong Atlantic State University, Andrew College
- High School Farragut High School (Knoxville)
Relief pitcher Brian Allen pitched in the Tampa Bay Devil Rays organization from 2002 to 2006. Despite having some solid seasons, he pitched only one game above Single-A.
Signed by Jonathan Bonifay, Allen split his first professional season between three teams - the Princeton Devil Rays, Hudson Valley Renegades and Charleston RiverDogs - and went 1-1 with a 3.16 ERA in 19 appearances. In 2003, he pitched for the RiverDogs again and went 6-5 with three saves and a 2.89 ERA in 50 games, finishing second in the league in appearances behind Casey Blalock's 56. He walked only 12 (2 of them intentional) in 71 2/3 IP. In 2004, Allen pitched for Charleston and the Bakersfield Blaze, going 5-3 with a 2.97 ERA in 37 games. He walked 12 in 72 2/3 innings. He struggled in 2005 as he posted a 1-4 record with two saves and a 5.03 ERA in 30 games (one start, the only one of his career) for the Visalia Oaks. His troubles continued in 2006 as he went 5-5 with two saves and a 5.22 ERA in 39 appearances for the Oaks and Montgomery Rebels. He allowed a .322 average with Visalia.
Overall, he went 18-18 with seven saves and a 3.98 ERA in 175 games. He only walked 63 in 322 career innings.