Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Below is a partial list of minor league baseball players of the minor league affiliates of the Arizona Diamondbacks:

Anthony Banda[edit]

Anthony Banda
Arizona Diamondbacks
Pitcher
Born: (1993-08-10) August 10, 1993 (age 21)
Corpus Christi, Texas
Bats: Left Throws: Left

Frank Anthony Banda (born August 10, 1993) is a professional baseball player in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Banda was drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 33rd Round of the 2011 Major League Baseball Draft out of Sinton High School. He did not sign and attended San Jacinto College. In the 2012 Major League Baseball Draft, Banda was drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 10th round.

On July 31, 2014, Banda and Mitch Haniger were traded to the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for Gerardo Parra.[1]

Socrates Brito[edit]

Socrates Brito
Arizona Diamondbacks – No. 68
Outfielder
Born: (1992-09-06) September 6, 1992 (age 22)
Azua, Dominican Republic
Bats: Left Throws: Left

Socrates Brito (born September 6, 1992) is a professional baseball outfielder in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

The Diamondbacks added Brito to the their 40-man roster on November 20, 2014.[citation needed] In 2015, Brito was chosen to represent the Diamondbacks at the 2015 All-Star Futures Game.[2]

Taylor Clarke[edit]

Taylor Clarke
Arizona Diamondbacks
Pitcher
Born: (1993-05-13) May 13, 1993 (age 22)
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Taylor Clarke (born May 13, 1993) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Arizona Diamondbacks' organization.

Clarke attended Broad Run High School in Ashburn, Virginia. He began his college career at Towson University, playing college baseball for the Towson Tigers.[3] In January 2013, Clarke tore the ulnar collateral ligament of his pitching elbow, and underwent Tommy John surgery. He learned in March that Towson planned on ending their college baseball program, and decided to transfer to the College of Charleston to play for the College of Charleston Cougars.[4]

The Arizona Diamondbacks selected Clarke in the third round of the 2015 MLB Draft.[5][6] He signed with the Diamondbacks[7] and began his professional career with the Hillsboro Hops of the Class A-Short Season Northwest League.[8]

Kaleb Fleck[edit]

Kaleb Fleck
Arizona Diamondbacks
Pitcher
Born: (1989-01-24) January 24, 1989 (age 26)
Altoona, Pennsylvania
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Kaleb Todd Fleck (born January 24, 1989) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Arizona Diamondbacks' organization.

Fleck graduated from Claysburg-Kimmel High School, and then attended the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, where he played college baseball for the Pitt-Johnstown Mountain Cats.[9] As a starting pitcher for the Mountain Cats, Fleck had a 14-7 win–loss record, a 4.18 earned run average (ERA), and 118 strikeouts to 44 walks in 127 innings pitched in his three college seasons. A few weeks before the 2010 MLB Draft, he suffered a tear in the ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching elbow, which necessitated Tommy John surgery.[10] After recovering from the surgery, he played in the Cape Cod Baseball League in the summer of 2011. Based on his performance, the Arizona Diamondbacks signed him as an undrafted free agent in September 2011.[11][12]

Fleck played for the South Bend Silver Hawks of the Class A Midwest League in 2012, the Visalia Rawhide of the Class A-Advanced California League in 2013, and the Mobile BayBears of the Class AA Southern League in 2014, recording ERAs below 3.00 at each level.[10] At the end of the 2014 season, he was promoted to the Reno Aces of the Class AAA Pacific Coast League (PCL) to take part in the PCL playoffs.[13] After the 2014 season, the Diamondbacks assigned Fleck to the Arizona Fall League.[10]

Gabby Guerrero[edit]

Gabby Guerrero
Arizona Diamondbacks
Outfielder
Born: (1993-12-11) December 11, 1993 (age 21)
Nizao, Peravia, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Gabriel Martinez Guerrero (born December 11, 1993) is a Dominican professional baseball outfielder in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Guerrero signed with the Seattle Mariners as an international free agent on February 10, 2011.[14] He made his professional debut that season for the Dominican Summer League Mariners. Guerrero returned to the DSL Mariners in 2012 and also played for the Arizona League Mariners. In 68 games, he hit .349/.393/.593 with 15 home runs. Playing for the Clinton LumberKings in 2013 he hit .271 with a 661 on-base plus slugging (OPS) and four home runs. Guerrero played the 2014 season with the High Desert Mavericks.[15] In July he played in the All-Star Futures Game.[16][17] He finished the season playing in 131 games, hitting .307 with 18 home runs. On June 3, 2015, Guerrero was traded to the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 6 player trade with the Seattle Mariners.[18]

His uncles, Vladimir Guerrero and Wilton Guerrero, played in Major League Baseball.[19]

Wei-Chieh Huang[edit]

Wei-Chieh Huang
Arizona Diamondbacks
Pitcher
Born: (1993-09-26) September 26, 1993 (age 21)
Taitung, Taiwan
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Wei-Chieh Huang (born September 26, 1993) is a Taiwanese professional baseball pitcher for the Arizona Diamondbacks' organization.

Huang attended the National Taiwan University of Physical Education and Sport[20] and signed with the Diamondbacks as a free agent in 2014,[21] and made his professional debut with the Kane County Cougars of the Class A Midwest League in 2015.[20] Huang was chosen to represent the Diamondbacks at the 2015 All-Star Futures Game.[2]

Domingo Leyba[edit]

Domingo Leyba
Arizona Diamondbacks
Infielder
Born: (1995-09-11) September 11, 1995 (age 19)
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Bats: Switch Throws: Right
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Leyba and the second or maternal family name is Santana.

Domingo Junior Leyba Santana (born September 11, 1995) is a Dominican professional baseball infielder in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Leyba was signed by the Detroit Tigers as an international free agent in July 2012.[22] He made his professional debut in 2013 with the Dominican Summer League Tigers.[23] He led the league with a .348 batting average. He spent 2014 with the Connecticut Tigers and West Michigan Whitecaps, hitting .323 with two home runs.[24]

On December 5, 2014, the Tigers traded Leyba and Robbie Ray to the Arizona Diamondbacks as part of a three-team trade, with the Diamondbacks sending Didi Gregorius to the New York Yankees and the Yankees sending Shane Greene to the Tigers.[25]

Will Locante[edit]

Will Locante
Arizona Diamondbacks – No. 64
Pitcher
Born: (1990-02-02) February 2, 1990 (age 25)
Franklin, Tennessee
Bats: Left Throws: Left

Will Locante (born February 2, 1990) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Locante played college baseball at Cumberland University. He was drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 11th round of the 2011 Major League Baseball Draft.[26] The Diamondbacks added him to their 40-man roster on November 20, 2014.

Jack Reinheimer[edit]

Jack Reinheimer
Arizona Diamondbacks
Shortstop
Born: (1992-07-19) July 19, 1992 (age 23)
Charlotte, North Carolina
Bats: Right Throws: Right

John Patrick Reinheimer (born July 19, 1992) is an American professional baseball shortstop in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Reinheimer was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 31st round of the 2010 Major League Baseball Draft out of Ardrey Kell High School in Charlotte, North Carolina. He did not sign with the Braves and attended East Carolina University to play college baseball. He was then drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the fifth round of the 2013 MLB Draft.[27] He made his professional debut with the Everett AquaSox.[28] In 2014 he played for the Clinton LumberKings and High Desert Mavericks.[29] He started 2015 with the Double-A Jackson Generals. On June 3, 2015 the Mariners traded Reinheimer along with Dominic Leone, Welington Castillo and Gabby Guerrero to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Mark Trumbo and Vidal Nuno.[30]

Full Triple-A to Rookie League rosters[edit]

Triple-A[edit]

Reno Aces roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

  • 18 Nick Buss
  •  1 Mike Freeman
  • 30 Todd Glaesmann
  •  9 Evan Marzilli
  • 23 Peter O'Brien

Manager

Coaches


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Arizona Diamondbacks 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated June 29, 2015
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players

Double-A[edit]

Mobile BayBears roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

Catchers

  •  8 Ronnie Freeman
  • 15 Mark Thomas

Infielders

  • 23 Brandon Drury
  • 34 Rudy Flores
  •  2 Ryan Gebhardt
  • -- Sean Jamieson Injury icon 2.svg
  •  6 Gerson Montilla
  • 13 Raul Navarro

Outfielders

Manager

Coaches

  •  3 Jason Camilli (hitting)
  • 21 Wellington Cepeda (pitching)


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Arizona Diamondbacks 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated April 9, 2015
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players

Class A-Advanced[edit]

Visalia Rawhide roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 16 Anthony Banda
  • 15 Silvino Bracho
  • 20 J. R. Bradley Injury icon 2.svg
  • 10 Ryan Doran
  • 19 Daniel Gibson
  • 24 Zack Godley
  • 33 Keith Hessler
  • 35 Jose Jose
  • 25 Joey Krehbiel
  • 29 John Omahaen
  •  4 Blake Perry Injury icon 2.svg
  • 17 Nickolas Sarianides
  • 34 Johnny Shuttlesworth
  • 11 Kevin Vance
  • 37 Blayne Weller

Catchers

  •  9 Tyler Baker
  •  7 Michael Perez

Infielders

  • 40 Kevin Cron
  •  2 Domingo Leyba
  •  1 Kevin Medrano
  • 27 Daniel Palka
  • 18 Fidel Pena
  •  3 George Roberts
  •  6 Jamie Westbrook

Outfielders

  • 21 Breland Almadova
  • 14 Todd Glaesmann
  • 23 Stewart Ijames

Manager

Coaches


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Arizona Diamondbacks 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated April 11, 2015
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players

Class A[edit]

Kane County Cougars roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 36 Nick Baker
  • 16 Zac Curtis
  • 23 Cody Geyer
  • 29 Tom Jameson
  • 19 Bud Jeter
  • 20 Brent Jones
  • 44 Brad Keller
  • 40 Mason McCullough
  • 26 Jefferson Mejia
  • 38 Jared Miller
  • 17 Luis Ramirez
  • 25 Markus Solbach
  • 22 Jency Solis

Catchers

Infielders

  •  1 Sergio Alcantara
  • 14 Marty Herum
  • 33 Steve McQuail
  • 21 Joe Munoz
  •  2 Fernery Ozuna
  • 18 Cody Regis

Outfielders

  •  8 Colin Bray
  • 32 Grant Heyman
  •  5 Scott Kalamar
  • 11 Chuck Taylor

Manager

Coaches


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Arizona Diamondbacks 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated April 9, 2015
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players

Short A[edit]

Hillsboro Hops roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 27 Tyler Bolton
  • 35 Ryan Burr
  • 32 Taylor Clarke
  • 43 Joey Donino
  •  8 Cameron Gann
  • 44 Brody Greer
  • 25 Ariel Hernandez
  • 17 Carlos Hernandez
  •  3 Will Landsheft
  • 36 Troy Marks
  • 45 Jeferson Mejia
  • 40 Jared Miller
  •  7 Lawrence Pardo
  • 37 Cody Reed
  • 39 Kevin Simmons
  • 16 Breckin Williams

Catchers

  • 18 Nate Irving
  • 24 Alexis Olmeda
  • 30 Jose Queliz

Infielders

  • 10 Sergio Alcantara
  • 28 Josh Anderson
  • 41 Trevor Mitsui
  •  9 Fernery Ozuna
  • 26 Nate Robertson
  • 33 Jeff Smith

Outfielders

  • 19 Stephen Dezzi
  •  1 Mike Freeman #
  •  4 Gerard Hernandez
  • 11 Zach Hoffpauir
  • 23 Dane McFarland
  • 20 Zach Nehrir
  •  5 Luis Veras

Manager

Coaches


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Arizona Diamondbacks 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated July 17, 2015
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players

Advanced Rookie[edit]

Missoula Osprey roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 24 Anfernee Benitez
  • 31 Cody Clark
  • 33 Bryant Holtmann
  • 19 Matt Lees
  • 20 Keegan Long
  • 30 Will Lowman
  • 25 Austin Mason
  • 45 Gabriel Moya
  • 29 Dallas Newton
  • 18 Andrew Potter
  • 28 Yefrey Ramirez
  • 35 Dan Savas
  • 41 Scott Schultz
  • 14 Cameron Smith
  • 46 Aaron Sookee
  • 43 Bo Takahashi

Catchers

  • 34 Francis Christy
  • 16 Matt Jones
  • 50 Luke Lowery

Infielders

  •  7 Mike Abreu
  • 47 Didimo Bracho
  • 49 Austin Byler
  • 12 Nic Coffman
  • 11 Isan Diaz
  • 48 Raymel Flores
  • 17 Tyler Humphreys
  • -- Antonio Sepulveda ‡
  • 23 Kal Simmons

Outfielders

  • 38 Joey Armstrong
  •  8 Matt McPhearson
  • 26 Jason Morozowski
  • 37 Jake Peevyhouse
  • -- Matt Railey ‡
  •  9 Marcus Wilson

Manager

Coaches


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Arizona Diamondbacks 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated July 17, 2015

More MiLB rosters
Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players

Rookie[edit]

Arizona League Diamondbacks roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 14 Anfernee Benitez
  • 24 Roberto Cancio
  • 12 Luis Castillo
  • 36 Holden Helmink
  • 17 Merkis Montero
  • 33 Gabriel Perez
  • 31 Andrew Potter
  • 19 Scooter Price
  • 18 Joshua Smith
  • 17 Rodrigo Takahashi
  • -- Juan Valdez ‡

Catchers

  •  7 Michael Branigan

Infielders

  •  8 Mike Abreu
  •  1 Jacob Cordero
  •  6 Isan Diaz
  •  5 Vicson Graciano
  • 21 Ismael Pena
  • 10 Alvaro Rondon

Outfielders

  • 11 Luis Veras
  •  9 Marcus Wilson

Manager

Coaches

  • -- Jacob Cruz (hitting)
  • 54 Larry Pardo (pitching)


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Arizona Diamondbacks 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated April 9, 2015
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players

Foreign Rookie[edit]

Dominican Summer League Diamondbacks roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 16 Oscar Abreu
  • 29 Ricardo Angel
  • 35 Anyel Beato
  • 25 Silvestre Berroa
  • 26 Robert De Leon
  • 19 Jhoan Duran
  • 36 Wellinton Felix
  • 40 Javier Ferrand
  • 31 Argeny Hiciano
  •  8 Jose Lopez
  • 38 Melvin Ovalles
  • 13 Nestor Ramirez
  •  5 Diony Rodriguez
  • 34 Alber Salas
  • 44 Yeison Santana
  • 20 Franklyn Soriano
  • 21 Yeferson Trejo

Catchers

  • 18 Carlos Cabral
  • 28 Oswaldo Garcia
  • 11 Jacser Mendez Injury icon 2.svg
  • -- Adony Ovalles Injury icon 2.svg
  • -- Luis Tejeda Injury icon 2.svg

Infielders

  • 10 Mailon Arroyo
  •  4 Jose Benjamin
  •  2 Vicson Graciano
  • 22 Gerson Jimenez
  • 17 Joel Novas
  •  7 Yan Sanchez

Outfielders

  • 24 Juan Araujo
  • 30 Remy Cordero
  • 12 Oscar Moreno
  • 27 Frank Polanco
  •  9 Victor Rodriguez
  • 23 Rafael Santana

Manager

  • 16 Juan Ballara

Coaches

  • 24 Rolando Arnedo (hitting)
  • 45 Jose Tapia (pitching)


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Arizona Diamondbacks 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated June 4, 2015
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players

References[edit]

  1. ^ "D-backs acquire Haniger and Banda from Brewers for Parra". Arizona Diamondbacks. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Huang, Brito represent D-backs in Futures Game". Arizona Diamondbacks. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Arizona Nabs Taylor Clarke in Third Round - Missoula Osprey News". Missoula Osprey. Retrieved June 21, 2015. 
  4. ^ Tariq Lee (May 22, 2014). "After Tommy John surgery and leaving Towson, Taylor Clarke stars for College of Charleston". Washington Post. Retrieved June 21, 2015. 
  5. ^ "Loudoun native Taylor Clarke goes to Diamondbacks in third round of MLB draft". loudountimes.com. Retrieved June 21, 2015. 
  6. ^ Daniel Gallen (June 9, 2015). "Taylor Clarke selected by Diamondbacks; Rangers tab Michael Matuella". Washington Post. Retrieved June 21, 2015. 
  7. ^ Damien Alameda (June 16, 2015). "Dbacks agree to terms with 25 Draft Picks". tucsonnewsnow.com. Retrieved June 21, 2015. 
  8. ^ "Hillsboro Hops reveal 2015 roster two days before season opener". OregonLive.com. Retrieved June 21, 2015. 
  9. ^ "Defying the odds". altoonamirror.com. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  10. ^ a b c Zach Buchanan, azcentral sports (November 6, 2014). "Arizona Diamondbacks again stocked with reliever prospects in fall league". azcentral. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  11. ^ "Pitt-Johnstown pitcher signs minor-league deal with Diamondbacks". schurz-dailyamerican. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  12. ^ "C-K’s Fleck signs with D-backs". altoonamirror.com. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  13. ^ Fox Sports. "Finally healthy, Fleck thrives in relief". FOX Sports. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  14. ^ "Mariners sign Gabriel Guerrero, Vlad’s nephew". Seattle Mariners blog. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  15. ^ "Local News - The News Tribune". thenewstribune.com. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  16. ^ "Mariners’ slugging future is showcased in Futures Game". The Seattle Times. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  17. ^ "Mariners duo living a dream at Futures Game". Seattle Mariners. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  18. ^ "Mariners get Trumbo, Nuno in 6-player deal". Arizona Diamondbacks. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  19. ^ "Guerrero set to provide power for Mariners". Seattle Mariners. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  20. ^ a b "Arizona Diamondbacks prospect Wei-Cheih Huang stellar in pro debut with Kane County Cougars - MiLB.com News - The Official Site of Minor League Baseball". MiLB.com. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  21. ^ "Diamondbacks Sign Pitcher Wei-Chieh Huang From Taiwan". BaseballAmerica.com. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  22. ^ George Sipple, Detroit Free Press (October 26, 2014). "Lance Parrish trying to get SS reps for prospect Domingo Leyba in Arizona". Detroit Free Press. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  23. ^ "NYPL notes: Detroit Tigers' Domingo Leyba leaps into opportunity with Connecticut - New York-Penn League News". New York-Penn League. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  24. ^ Lynn Henning, The Detroit News (August 17, 2014). "Middle infielder Domingo Leyba making an impression at Class A West Michigan". Detroit News. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  25. ^ "New York Yankees acquire shortstop Didi Gregorius from Arizona Diamondbacks in three-team trade". ESPN.com. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  26. ^ "Silver Hawks: Calmer Locante makes big jump". South Bend Tribune. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  27. ^ "The Daily Reflector". reflector.com. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  28. ^ "AquaSox shortstop has a point to prove". The Daily Herald. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  29. ^ "The Daily Reflector". reflector.com. Retrieved June 27, 2015. 
  30. ^ "Mark Trumbo, Vidal Nuno –> Seattle; Dom Leone, Welington Castillo, Gabby Guerrero, Jack Reinheimer –> Arizona". U.S.S. Mariner. Retrieved June 27, 2015.