Peoria Explorers

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Sonoran Explorers
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League Freedom Pro Baseball League
Location Peoria, Arizona
Ballpark Peoria Sports Complex (2012–present)
Year founded 2012
Former name(s)
  • Peoria Explorers (2013–present)
  • Sonoran Explorers (2012)
Ownership Freedom Pro Baseball League
Manager Brett Jenkins

The Peoria Explorers are a professional baseball team in the United States. The team is based in Peoria, Arizona and a member of the independent Freedom Pro Baseball League, which is not affiliated with Minor League Baseball. They play their home games at Peoria Sports Complex. When they were founded, in 2012, they were known as the Sonoran Explorers after the Sonoran Desert.

Current roster[edit]

Peoria Explorers roster
Active roster Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 14 Josh Alvarado
  • 18 Adam Byrd
  • 30 Shane Cadaret
  • 23 Josh Chesler
  • 25 Alberto Garza
  • 22 Greg Hendrix
  • 17 Jon Huizinga
  • 31 Jeff Lyons
  • 26 Gregory McDaniels
  • 27 Jeff Neptune
  • 20 Chris Nowlin
  • 28 Michael Nunez
  • 24 Robert Rodriguez
  • 16 Erik Rucker
  • 21 Rob Savarese
  • 19 Ryan Schwenn
  • 29 Travis Thompson
  • 30 Spencer Trygg



 

Catchers

  • 12 Jeff Giacomini
  • 13 Geoff Hobbs
  •  6 Carl Johnson
  •  4 Kaleeq Sheppard

Infielders

  •  7 Marcel Champagnie
  • 11 Chris Escobar
  • 84 Chilo Escutia
  • 15 David Whiteside

Outfielders

  •  2 Ben Baker
  •  5 Vinnie Fayard
  • 10 Joey Gathright
  •  3 K. C. Judge
  •  1 Jon Kaplan
  • 88 Niko Rostenhausler
 

Manager

  • Brett Jenkins

Coaches

  • Dustin Balmier (assistant))
  • Jon Huizinga (pitching))
  • Geoff Jenkins (assistant))
  • Rafael Melchione (hitting))

Injury icon 2.svg Disabled list
‡ Inactive list
§ Suspended list

Roster updated 5-31-2013
Transactions

References[edit]

Official websites[edit]