autocad 2014 32-bit http://www.seo.org/tpv/conect.phpsaler=adob...
  • Corel WordPerfect Office X6 WordPerfect Office
  • Independent League Players in the Majors

    by Bill Chuck on May 2, 2012

    The scoreboard at the new Constellation Stadium the home of the Sugar Land Skeeters, the newest team in the Atlantic League

    The various independent leagues are an important feeding ground for major and minor league rosters.

    Here are the current crop of players with indy league experience.

    Former Independent Baseball Players on Major League Rosters

    Player                               MLB Team                     Indy Team        League

    Dylan Axelrod Chicago-AL Windy City Fron RHP
    Craig Breslow Arizona New Jersey NEL LHP
    Tim Byrdak New York-NL Gary

    Joliet

    Nor

    Nor

    LHP
    D.J. Carrasco (DL) New York-NL Johnstown (DNP) Fron RHP
    Aaron Crow* Kansas City Fort Worth Amn. Assn. RHP
    Steve Delabar Seattle Brockton

    Florence

    C-A

    Fron

    RHP
    Stephen Drew* (DL) Arizona Camden Atl SS
    Luke Hochevar* Kansas City Fort Worth Amn. Assn. RHP
    Brandon Kintzler (DL) Milwaukee St. Paul

    Winnipeg

    Amn. Assn.

    Nor

    RHP
    Max Scherzer* Detroit Fort Worth Amn. Assn. RHP
    George Sherrill* (DL) Seattle Evansville

    Winnipeg

    Sioux Falls

    Fron

    Nor

    Nor

    LHP
    Joe Thatcher* San Diego River City Fron LHP
    Jered Weaver Los Angeles- AL Camden (DNP) Atl RHP
    Tom Wilhelmsen Seattle Tucson Gold RHP
    Jerome Williams ++ Los Angeles-AL Lancaster

    Long Beach

    Atl

    Gold

    RHP
    Brad Ziegler Arizona Schaumburg Nor RHP

    Legend of League Abbreviations

    • Amn. Assn.—American Association
    • Atl—Atlantic
    • C-A—Can-Am
    • Fron—Frontier
    • NEL—Northeast
    • Nor—Northern
    • Gold—Golden

    *First pro game was in Independent Baseball ++ Signed after major league spring training in 2011 from an Independent league DNP – Did not play This list is maintained by Bob Wirz, author of year-round Independent Baseball Insider columns. Subscriptions to the column are available at www.WirzandAssociates.com or a free sample may be obtained by writing to RWirz@aol.com.

    Comments on this entry are closed.

    Previous post:

    Next post: