Gulf Coast League Tigers

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Gulf Coast Tigers
Lakeland, Florida
Detroit tigers textlogo.svg Detroit Tigers Insignia.svg
Team logo Cap insignia
Class-level
Current Rookie
Minor league affiliations
League Gulf Coast League
Division North Division
Major league affiliations
Current Detroit Tigers
Team data
Nickname Tigers
Ballpark Joker Marchant Stadium
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
Detroit Tigers

The Gulf Coast Tigers are the Rookie Level minor league affiliate of the Detroit Tigers. The team plays in Lakeland, Florida, at Joker Marchant Stadium. The team is composed mainly of players who are in their first year of professional baseball either as draftees or non-drafted free agents from the United States, Canada, Dominican Republic, Venezuela, and other countries. The team's main purpose is to get players ready for the Major League. Some of Detroit's starting players or frequently used players were on this team at one time.

Current roster[edit]

Gulf Coast Tigers roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 46 Sandy Baez
  • 20 Cesar Burgos
  • 31 Jacob Butler
  •  3 Oswaldo Castillo
  • 36 Anthony Castro
  • 29 Emanuel Chavez
  • -- Tyler Ford
  • -- Micah Kellogg
  • 26 Carlos Lara
  • 12 Gerson Moreno
  • 28 Daryl Norris
  • 45 Brenny Paulino
  • -- Gregorio Solano ‡
  • 19 Spenser Watkins

Catchers

  •  8 James Philibossian
  • 33 Chris Taladay
  • 37 Shane Zeile

Infielders

  • 41 Corey Baptist
  • 40 Giancarlo Brugnoni
  • 13 David Gonzalez
  • 22 Will Kengor
  • 15 Steve Negron
  • 34 Magglio Ordonez
  •  1 Aaron Sayers
  • 32 Zach Shepherd

Outfielders

  • 21 Adrian Castano
  • 35 Samuel Crafort
  • 30 Derek Hill
  • 17 Victor Padron
  • 18 Ismael Salgado
  • -- Orvin Tovar

Manager

  • 43 Basilio Cabrera

Coaches

  • 14 Ed Alfonzo
  • 49 Jorge Cordova

60-day disabled list

  • -- Will Allen
  • -- Dean Aldridge
  • -- Eduardo Jimenez

Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Detroit Tigers 40-man roster
∞ Reserve list
§ Suspended list
‡ Restricted list
# Rehab assignment
Roster updated July 30, 2014
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Detroit Tigers minor league players

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