Cleburne Railroaders

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Cleburne Railroaders
Cleburne Railroaders.png Cleburne Railroaders cap.png
Team logo Cap insignia
Information
LeagueAmerican Association of Independent Professional Baseball
LocationCleburne, Texas
BallparkThe Depot at Cleburne Station
Year founded2017
ColorsNavy, orange, blue, cream, white
                        
ManagerBrent Clevlen
Websitehttp://railroaderbaseball.com/

The Cleburne Railroaders are an independent professional baseball team based in Cleburne, Texas, that plays in the American Association. The team, which began play in 2017, plays its home games at The Depot at Cleburne Station.[1]

History[edit]

A different team known as the Cleburne Railroaders played in the Texas League, where they won the 1906 championship.[2] The team won the 1911 Texas-Oklahoma League championship. The modern Railroaders were announced as an expansion franchise in the American Association on October 6, 2016.[3] The team plays in the Depot, a new 25 million dollar stadium that was recognized as the National fan favorite Independent stadium in 2017.[4]

Year Record

W\L

Pct Finish Playoffs
2017 47–53 .470 2nd Did not qualify
2018 33–66 .333 5th Did not qualify

Roster[edit]

Cleburne Railroaders roster
Active (22-man) roster Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • -- Alexander Burgos ‡
  • 23 Edward Cruz
  • 20 Martire García
  • 35 Charlie Gillies
  • 13 Michael Gunn
  • 26 Eudis Idrogo
  • 55 Nefi Ogando
  • 21 Braden Pearson
  • 44 Bubby Rossman
  • 27 Jesús Sánchez
  • 31 Hayden Shenefield
  • 29 Jeremy Smith
  •  5 Tyler Wilson



 

Catchers

  • 17 John Nester Injury icon 2.svg
  •  7 Logan Trowbridge

Infielders

  •  9 Jared Reaves
  •  4 Ángel Rosa
  • 34 Levi Scott
  • 10 Chase Simpson

Outfielders

  • 16 Hunter Clanin
  •  8 K.C. Huth
  • 11 Kenny Meimerstorf
  • 15 Zach Nehrir
  •  3 Nick Rotola
 

Manager

Coaches

  • 30 Mike Jeffcoat (pitching)
  • 24 John Rodriguez (hitting)

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

Roster updated May 18, 2019
Transactions

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Depot stadium construction begins". Cleburne Times-Review. June 2016. Retrieved June 19, 2016.
  2. ^ "League Champions". October 2015. Retrieved October 5, 2015.
  3. ^ "Cleburne Railroaders join American Association". October 6, 2016. Retrieved October 6, 2016.
  4. ^ https://ballparkdigest.com/2017/07/03/best-of-the-ballparks-2017-independent-baseball-the-depot-at-cleburne-station/

”Cleburne Baseball: a Railroader History,” by Scott Cain, published by the History Press, 2017.

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