Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players

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

Nick Ahmed[edit]

Nick Ahmed
Arizona Diamondbacks
Shortstop
Born: (1990-03-15) March 15, 1990 (age 24)
East Longmeadow, Massachusetts
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Nicholas Mark Ahmed (born March 15, 1990) is an American professional baseball player. A shortstop, he plays in minor league baseball in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Ahmed attended East Longmeadow High School in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts. He then enrolled at the University of Connecticut, where he played college baseball for the Connecticut Huskies baseball team.[1]

The Atlanta Braves drafted Ahmed in the second round of the 2011 Major League Baseball Draft. He played in minor league baseball for the Lynchburg Hillcats in 2012.[1] After the 2012 season, the Braves traded Ahmed, Martin Prado, Randall Delgado, Zeke Spruill, and Brandon Drury to the Diamondbacks for Justin Upton and Chris Johnson.[2]


Chase Anderson[edit]

Chase Anderson
Arizona Diamondbacks
Pitcher
Born: (1987-11-30) November 30, 1987 (age 26)
Wichita Falls, Texas
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Robert Chase Anderson (born March 15, 1990) is an American professional baseball player. A pitcher, he plays in minor league baseball in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Ahmed attended Rider High School, North Central Texas College and the University of Oklahoma. He was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 42nd round of the 2006 MLB Draft and the 40th round of the 2007 MLB Draft but did not sign. He was then drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 9thround of the 2009 MLB Draft and signed.


Brandon Drury[edit]

Brandon Drury
Arizona Diamondbacks
Third baseman
Born: (1992-08-21) August 21, 1992 (age 21)
Grants Pass, Oregon
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Brandon S. Drury (born August 21, 1992) is an American professional baseball third baseman in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Drury was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 13th round of the 2010 Major League Baseball Draft out of Grants Pass High School in Grants Pass, Oregon.[3] He made his professional debut for the Gulf Coast Braves. He finished the year hitting .198/.248/.292 with three home runs over 192 at-bats. In 2011 he played for the Danville Braves.[4] In 63 games, he hit .347/.367/.525 with eight home runs in 265 at-bats. He was camed the MVP of the Appalachian League along with Eddie Rosario.[5][6] In 2012, while playing for the Rome Braves, he hit only .229/.270/.333 with six home runs in 445 at-bats.

On January 24, 2013, Drury, along with Martín Prado, Randall Delgado, Zeke Spruill and Nick Ahmed were traded to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Justin Upton and Chris Johnson.[7] He played his first season in the Diamondbacks organization with the South Bend Silver Hawks.[8] In 134 games, he hit .302/.362/.500 with 15 home runs. He started the 2014 season for the Visalia Rawhide.

Justin Greene[edit]

Justin Greene
Arizona Diamondbacks
Outfielder
Born: (1985-10-10) October 10, 1985 (age 28)
Goose Creek, South Carolina
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Justin Raynard Greene (born October 10, 1985 in Goose Creek, South Carolina) is a minor league baseball outfielder in the Chicago White Sox organization. He is 6'0" and weighs 185 lbs.

Greene was drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 20th round of the 2008 MLB Draft, after attending Francis Marion University. Greene started his baseball career in 2008 at the Rookie level with the Bristol White Sox and then was promoted to Low-A Kannapolis Intimidators for the final week of the 2008 season. In 2008 combined, Greene hit .271 in 214 at bats with 2 HRs, 16 RBI and 27 SBs. In 2009, Greene started the year at Kannapolis but was later promoted to High-A, Winston-Salem Dash. In 2009 combined, Greene hit .279 in 459 at bats with 9 HRs, 37 RBI and 28 SBs. In 2010, Greene started with Winston-Salem but was again promoted to Double-A Birmingham Barons. In 2010 combined, Greene hit .278 in 417 at bats with 13 HRs, 67 RBI and 23 SBs. In 2011, Greene started the season with Birmingham but was promoted to Triple-A Charlotte Knights for the last month of the season. In 2011 combined, Greene hit .260 in 411 at bats with 11 HRs, 46 RBI and 13 SBs. In 2012, Greene started the season with Double-A Birmingham but after 25 games, he was promoted to Triple-A Charlotte.

On March 22, 2013, Greene was traded from the Chicago White Sox to the Arizona Diamondbacks for cash.


Brandon Jacobs[edit]

Brandon Jacobs
Arizona Diamondbacks
Outfielder
Born: (1990-12-08) December 8, 1990 (age 23)
Snellville, Georgia
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Brandon Foster Jacobs (born December 8, 1990) is a professional baseball outfielder in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

The Red Sox drafted Jacobs in the tenth round of the 2009 Major League Baseball Draft. Kevin Goldstein of Baseball Prospectus ranked Jacobs as the 46th best prospect in baseball prior to the 2012 season.[9]

Entering 2013, he was ranked as the 19th ranked prospect in the Red Sox organization.[10] According to MLB.com, Jacobs was the Red Sox 11th ranked prospect.

On July 12, 2013, Jacobs was traded to the Chicago White Sox for pitcher Matt Thornton and cash.[11] He is currently the #7 ranked prospect in the White Sox organization.[12] After the trade, Jacobs played for Double-A Birmingham Barons. He finished the 2013 season combined hitting .244 in 455 at bats, 33 2Bs, 1 3B, 13 HRs, 66 RBI, 44 BBs, 140 Ks and 12 SBs. After the 2013 season, Jacobs was traded to the Arizona Diamondbacks.[13]


Jake Lamb[edit]

Jake Lamb
Arizona Diamondbacks
Third baseman
Born: (1990-10-09) October 9, 1990 (age 23)
Seattle, Washington
Bats: Left Throws: Right

Jacob Ryan Lamb is an American professional baseball player for the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Lamb grew up in Queen Anne, Seattle. He attended Bishop Blanchet High School in Seattle, Washington, and starred for their baseball team.[14] After graduating, the Pittsburgh Pirates selected him in the 38th round of the 2009 MLB Draft, but he followed through with his commitment to attend the University of Washington. He played college baseball for the Washington Huskies baseball team, and was selected by the Diamondbacks in the sixth round of the 2012 MLB Draft.

The Diamondbacks assigned Lamb to the Arizona Fall League after the 2013 season.[15] They invited him to spring training in 2014.[16]

Brett Lorin[edit]

Brett Lorin
Arizona Diamondbacks
Pitcher
Born: (1987-03-31) March 31, 1987 (age 27)
Fountain Valley, California
Bats: Left Throws: Right

Brett Andrew Lorin (born March 31, 1987) is a baseball pitcher in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Prior to his professional career, Lorin played baseball while attending the University of Arizona and Cal State Long Beach. He struggled at the University of Arizona and after a medical redshirt year in 2006, he had a 9.31 ERA in limited work in 2007. He transferred to Cal State Long Beach and was 5-3 with a 2.61 ERA as a junior.

He was a fifth round pick by the Seattle Mariners in 2008. On July 29, 2009, he was acquired by the Pittsburgh Pirates from the Mariners; along with Jeff Clement, Ronny Cedeño, Aaron Pribanic, and Nathan Adcock; in exchange for Jack Wilson, Ian Snell, and cash considerations.[17]

He missed most of the 2010 season due to injuries and spent much of 2010 on rehab assignments with the Gulf Coast Pirates and West Virginia Power. He rejoined the Marauders in 2011, only after an extended spring training assignment. The Diamondbacks selected Lorin in the Rule 5 draft following the 2011 season. They retained him by acquiring his rights from the Pirates for Robby Rowland.[18]


Jordan Parraz[edit]

Jordan Parraz
Arizona Diamondbacks
Outfielder
Born: (1984-10-08) October 8, 1984 (age 29)
Henderson, Nevada
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Jordan E. Parraz (born October 8, 1984) is a minor league baseball for the Mobile BayBears. Parraz attended Community College of Southern Nevada. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the sixth round of the 2003 Major League Baseball Draft, but he did not sign, because they drafted him as a pitcher.[19] He was selected by the Houston Astros in the third round (94th overall) of the 2004 MLB Draft, and signed.[20] He was signed June 21, 2004.

Parraz played the 2004 season with Rookie level Greeneville, where he hit .244 in 53 games with 8 steals in 13 attempts. He played the 2005 season with Short-Season Tri-City, hitting .262 in 71 games with 3.75 strikeouts per walk and 17 steals in 20 attempts. After staying at Tri-City for 2006, he had a breakout season, hitting .336 in 70 games with 1.33 strikeouts per every walk and 23 steals in 26 attempts. He was voted to the New York-Penn League All-Star Game, where he participated in the Home-Run Derby, hitting 2 home-runs, and scored the National Leagues only run.[21][22] Zach Daeges, Brennan Boesch and Allen Craig all took part in the derby. Parraz played 2007 with Single-A Lexington, hitting .281 in 122 games with 33 steals in 43 attempts and 1.89 strikeouts per walk.[23]

He was traded to the Royals as the player to be named for left-hander Tyler Lumsden in December 2008.[24] He started 2008 with Double-A Northwest Arkansas, where he hit .358 in 64 games and was voted to the Texas League All-Star Game, but did not play due to a hamstring injury.[25] He rehabbed for 4 games with Rookie level Idaho Falls, and he played for Triple-A Omaha for 13 games, finishing the season. He played all of 2010 with Omaha, hitting .266 in 123 games with only 8 steals.[23]

On November 24, 2010, he was claimed off waivers by the Boston Red Sox. He was waived by the Red Sox and claimed by the New York Yankees on December 17, 2010.[26] The Yankees designated him for assignment in February 2011.[27] He cleared waivers and accepted a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training with the Yankees.[28] He played 2011 with Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, hitting .289 in 126 games with 2.17 strikeouts per walk.[23]

Santos Rodríguez[edit]

Santos Rodríguez
Arizona Diamondbacks
Pitcher
Born: (1988-01-02) January 2, 1988 (age 26)
Sánchez, Samaná, Dominican Republic
Bats: Left Throws: Left

Santos Angel Rodríguez (born January 2, 1988) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

The Chicago White Sox added Rodríguez to their 40-man roster after the 2012 season.[29] He was designated for assignment in January 2014 and claimed off waivers by the Arizona Diamondbacks.


Matt Stites[edit]

Matt Stites
Arizona Diamondbacks
Pitcher
Born: (1990-05-28) May 28, 1990 (age 23)
Festus, Missouri
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Matthew Steven Stites (born May 28, 1990) is an American professional baseball player in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Stites attended Festus High School. He then enrolled at Jefferson College, where he was named a junior college All-American while playing for their baseball team. Selected by the Chicago Cubs in the 2010 MLB Draft,[30] Stites opted not to sign, and instead transferred to the University of Missouri, where he played for the Missouri Tigers baseball team.

The Padres selected Stites in the 17th round of the 2011 MLB Draft.[31][32] They traded Stites with Joe Thatcher to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Ian Kennedy on July 31, 2013.[33] He will miss the remainder of the 2013 season following an emergency appendectomy.[34]


Everett Williams[edit]

Everett Williams
Everett Williams 2012.jpg
Williams with Single-A Lake Elsinore Storm
Arizona Diamondbacks
Left Fielder
Born: (1990-10-01) October 1, 1990 (age 23)
Austin, Texas
Bats: Left Throws: Right

Everett Eugene Williams (born October 1, 1990) is an American professional baseball left fielder in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization. Williams was selected by the Padres in the 2nd round (52nd pick Overall) of the 2009 Major League Baseball Draft. He stands at 5 feet 10 inches and weighs 200 lbs.

At McCallum High School in Austin, Williams hit .462 with six home runs, 34 RBI and 27 stolen bases in 2009. The left-handed hitter was named an Aflac All-American in 2008. Williams tallied 36 home runs, 173 RBI and 73 stolen bases over his high school career, hitting over .400 each season.

Williams was drafted in the second round of the 2010 Major League Baseball Draft by the San Diego Padres. Although Williams had predominantly played all outfield positions, the Padres drafted him as an left fielder.

After batting .389 with a .421 OBP for the Padres' in the Arizona League, Williams was selected to participate for the Northwest League as a member of the Eugene Emeralds (Short Season A ball) for the rest of the 2009 season. While with Eugene he batted .200 with 7 hits, 1 home run, and 3 RBIs in 6 games.

After 2010 spring training, the Padres optioned Williams to Class-A Fort Wayne to begin his minor league career. In 107 games, Williams hit .244, collecting 95 hits, 25 doubles and 59 RBI.

Williams signed with the Arizona Diamondbacks on April 1, 2014.

  • 2010 #8 prospect in Padres organization
  • 2010 MLB Draft: Number 52nd Overall Pick by The San Diego Padres
  • 2009 Member of AFLAC All-American High School Baseball Classic


David Winfree[edit]

David Winfree
Arizona Diamondbacks
Outfielder
Born: (1985-08-05) August 5, 1985 (age 28)
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Bats: Right Throws: Right

David Lynn Winfree, Jr. (born August 5, 1985) is a professional baseball player who is currently in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization.

Winfree was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 13th round of the 2003 Major League Baseball Draft. He played in the Twins' organization through 2009.

He split the 2010 season between the Triple-A Tacoma Rainers of the Seattle Mariners organization and the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees of the New York Yankees organization.

Winfree signed a minor league contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks for the 2011 season to play for the Triple-A Reno Aces. Winfree was added to the Diamondbacks' 40-man roster after the season.[35]


Full Triple-A to Rookie League rosters[edit]

Triple-A[edit]

Reno Aces roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Manager

Coaches


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Double-A[edit]

Mobile BayBears roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

Catchers

  • 32 Lars Davis
  • 15 Raywilly Gomez

Infielders

  •  5 Mike Freeman
  • 45 Jon Griffin
  • 17 Sean Jamieson
  • 24 Jake Lamb
  •  6 Gerson Montilla
  •  4 Garrett Weber

Outfielders

Manager

Coaches

  • 21 Wellington Cepeda (pitching)
  •  9 Jacob Cruz (hitting)


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Class A-Advanced[edit]

Visalia Rawhide roster
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Pitchers

  • 26 Spencer Arroyo
  • 21 Andrew Barbosa
  • 40 Enrique Burgos
  • 16 Jesse Darrah
  • 15 Henry Garcia
  • 33 Keith Hessler
  • -- Anthony Meo Injury icon 2.svg
  • 14 Jimmie Sherfy
  •  1 Seth Simmons
  • 17 Brandon Sinnery
  • 20 Daniel Watts
  •  5 Cody Wheeler
  • 12 Kyle Winkler

Catchers

  •  8 Ronnie Freeman
  • 25 Steve Rodriguez

Infielders

  • 22 Ryan Court
  •  3 Brandon Drury
  • 11 Rudy Flores
  •  2 Gerard Hall Injury icon 2.svg
  •  4 Kevin Medrano
  • 13 Raul Navarro
  • 23 Fidel Pena

Outfielders

Manager

Coaches


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Class A[edit]

South Bend Silver Hawks roster
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Pitchers

  • 15 Brad Allen
  • 32 Aaron Blair
  • 20 J.R. Bradley
  • -- Chris Capper Injury icon 2.svg
  •  1 Ben Eckels
  • 19 Daniel Gibson
  • 35 Jose Jose
  • 12 Will Locante
  • 23 Adam Miller
  • 17 John Omahen
  • 22 Geordy Parra Injury icon 2.svg
  • -- John Pedrotty Injury icon 2.svg
  •  9 Blake Perry
  • 22 Kyle Schepel
  • 27 Braden Shipley Injury icon 2.svg
  • 30 Blayne Weller

Catchers

  •  7 Michael Perez
  • 11 Jose Queliz

Infielders

  • -- Carter Bell Injury icon 2.svg
  • 13 Joe Munoz
  • 24 Daniel Palka
  • -- Josh Parr
  •  6 George Roberts
  • 16 Andrew Velazquez
  •  2 Jamie Westbrook

Outfielders

  •  3 Breland Almadova
  •  8 Colin Bray
  • 36 Zach Esquerra
  • 25 Stryker Trahan

Manager

  • 51 Mark Haley

Coaches


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Short A[edit]

Hillsboro Hops roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  •  3 Ryan Doran
  • 28 Ross Gerdeman
  • 14 Jose Martinez
  • 16 Austin Platt
  • 36 Johnny Shuttlesworth

Catchers

  • 19 Yosbel Gutierrez
  •  4 Elvin Soto

Infielders

  •  7 Ryan Gebhardt

Outfielders

  • 44 Jordan Parr
  • 23 Taylor Ratliff

Manager

Coaches


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Rookie[edit]

Missoula Osprey roster
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Pitchers

  • 17 Silvino Bracho
  • 28 Sean Furney
  • 25 Cody Geyer
  • -- Steve Hathaway
  • 10 Carlos Hernandez
  • 50 Tom Jameson
  • 35 Brad Keller
  • 14 Anderson Placido
  • 18 Andrew Potter
  • 35 Luis Ramirez
  • 21 Jency Solis
  • 23 Tyler Toyfair
  • 43 Justin Van Grouw

Catchers

  • 40 Grant Nelson

Infielders

  • -- Ryan Kinsella
  • 34 Jake Mayers
  • -- Antonio Sepulveda ‡

Outfielders

  •  9 Yorman Garcia

Manager

  • -- Audo Vicente

Coaches

  • -- Jeff Bajenaru (pitching)


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Arizona League Diamondbacks roster
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  • 14 Andrew Benitez
  • 23 Alex Byo
  • 12 Brody Greer
  • -- Bud Jeter
  • 32 Kurtis Kostuk
  • 18 Wagner Mateo
  • 44 Dallas Newton
  • -- Jonathan Pulley

Catchers

  •  3 B. J. Lopez

Infielders

  •  1 Sergio Alcantara
  •  8 Henry Castillo
  •  2 Jacob Cordero
  • 37 Marty Herum
  • 11 Phildrick Llewellyn
  •  5 Fernery Ozuna

Outfielders

  • 35 Dane McFarland
  •  6 Matt McPherson
  • 36 Damion Smith

Manager

  • 40 Luis Urueta

Coaches

  • -- Vince Harrison (hitting)
  • -- Larry Pardo (pitching)


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Dominican Summer League Diamondbacks roster
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Pitchers

  • 51 Anthony Basora
  • 36 Luis Castillo
  • -- Starling Duval
  • -- Geremia Espinosa
  • 25 Wellinton Felix
  • 20 Willi Garcia
  • -- Carlos Guzman
  • -- Argeny Hiciano
  • -- Luis Madero
  • -- Merkis Montero
  • 57 Gabriel Moya
  • 30 Anthony Nunez
  • 32 Rafael Pujols
  • 49 Yefrey Ramirez
  • 19 Juan Rodriguez
  • -- Yeison Santana
  • 34 Alvaro Soto
  • 45 Emilio Vargas

Catchers

  • 28 Oswaldo Garcia
  • 33 Gregory Martinez
  •  6 Richi Sanchez

Infielders

  • -- Jose De Leon
  •  2 Jesus De Oleo
  • 23 Vicson Graciano
  • -- Ramon Hernandez
  • -- Josue Herrera
  • -- Eudy Ramos
  • -- Yan Sanchez

Outfielders

  • 15 Frankies Alcantara
  • 22 Gerson Jimenez
  • -- Jose Lopez
  • 17 Jose Ordaz
  • 26 Ismael Pena
  • -- Rafael Santana
  •  4 Raul Santana
  • -- Luis Veras

Manager

  • 14 Sergio Mendez

Coaches

  • 16 Juan Ballara (hitting)
  • 47 Jose Tapia (pitching)


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