Chorye Spoone

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Chorye Spoone
Chorye Spoone 2009.jpg
Spoone pitching for the Frederick Keys, High-A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, in 2009
Toronto Blue Jays
Pitcher
Born: (1985-09-16) September 16, 1985 (age 29)
Pasadena, Maryland
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Chorye Thomas Spoone (born September 16, 1985) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Toronto Blue Jays organization.

Spoone attended Northeast Senior High School and Catonsville Community College. He was drafted by the San Diego Padres in the 36th round of the 2004 Major League Baseball Draft and by the Baltimore Orioles in the 8th round (243rd overall) of the 2005 Major League Baseball Draft.

On July 19, 2011, the Orioles designated Spoone for assignment.[1]

The Boston Red Sox signed Spoone to a minor league contract on November 21, 2011. He also received an invitation to spring training. He was later released, and in July 2012 he signed a minor league contract with the Toronto Blue Jays. He was assigned to the Double-A New Hampshire Fisher Cats for the remainder of the 2012 season. On November 3, 2012, Spoone was designated a minor league free agent by Major League Baseball.[2]

On December 11, 2012, the Toronto Blue Jays announced that Spoone had been signed to a minor league contract.[3] Spoone started the 2013 season back with the New Hampshire Fisher Cats.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dierkes, Tim. "Orioles Designate Chorye Spoone For Assignment". MLBTradeRumors.com. Retrieved 19 July 2011. 
  2. ^ Eddy, Matt (November 6, 2012). "Minor League Free Agents 2012". Retrieved November 11, 2012. 
  3. ^ http://buffalo.bisons.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20121211&content_id=40603598&vkey=pr_t422&fext=.jsp&sid=t422

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