Mesa Solar Sox

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Mesa Solar Sox
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Minor league affiliations
ClassClass A to Triple-A
LeagueArizona Fall League (1992–present)
DivisionEast Division (2009–present)
Major league affiliations
Teams
Minor league titles
League titles (6)
  • 1992
  • 1998
  • 1999
  • 2003
  • 2016
  • 2021
Division titles (10)
  • 1992
  • 1995
  • 1998
  • 1999
  • 2003
  • 2008
  • 2013
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2021
Team data
NameMesa Solar Sox (1999–present)
Previous names
Sun Cities Solar Sox (1992–1998)
BallparkSloan Park (2014–present)
Previous parks
ManagerLance Rymel

The Mesa Solar Sox are a baseball team that plays in the East Division of the Arizona Fall League. They play their home games in Mesa, Arizona, at Sloan Park, which is also the spring training facility of the Chicago Cubs.[4] The team was established in 1992 as the Sun Cities Solar Sox, and played for seven seasons under that name. The Solar Sox have won six league championships, most recently in 2021.[5]

Notable alumni[edit]

Roster[edit]

Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 55 Nelson L. Alvarez (NYY)
  • 31 Alex Ayala Jr. (TB)
  • 43 Yorlin Calderon (NYY)
  • 36 Ryan Cusick (OAK)
  • 25 Justin Fall (MIA)
  • 26 Sandy Gaston (TB)
  • 28 J.T. Ginn (OAK)
  • 46 Bailey Horn (CHC)
  • 99 Holt Jones Jr. (MIA)
  • 29 Chandler Jozwiak (MIA)
  • 51 Zac Leigh (CHC)
  • 41 Riley Martin (CHC)
  • 48 Shaine McNeely (NYY)
  • 30 Leam Mendez (NYY)
  • 37 Antonio Menendez (TB)
  • 73 Jorge Mercedes (MIA)
  • 17 Mason Miller (OAK)
  • 40 Colin Peluse (OAK)
  • 35 Sheldon Reed (CHC)
  • 49 Evan Reifert (TB)

Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders


Manager

Coaches

  • -- Jason Erickson (pitching)
  • -- Jose Javier
  • -- Frank Maldonado (hitting)
  • -- Eric Patterson


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day injured list

~ Development list
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporarily inactive list
Roster updated October 2, 2022

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See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Batter Up! Arizona Fall League". The Arizona Republic. October 16, 1999. p. NW 1. Retrieved November 25, 2021 – via newspapers.com.
  2. ^ Balazs, Diana (July 11, 1994). "Sports complex adds pair of fall league teams". The Arizona Republic. p. NW 1. Retrieved November 25, 2021 – via newspapers.com.
  3. ^ "Arizona Fall League Rosters". Arizona Daily Star. September 24, 1992. p. D5. Retrieved November 25, 2021 – via newspapers.com.
  4. ^ "Sloan Park". MLB.com. Retrieved November 25, 2021.
  5. ^ Boor, William (November 20, 2021). "Mesa flirts with no-no, claims AFL title". MLB.com. Retrieved November 20, 2021.

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