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Spring Training is just a week away for pitchers & catchers and with the weather outside less than appealing to the baseball fan we thought we would give you an up-date on former Chiefs listed on major league rosters as non-roster invitees.
A non-roster invitee is not listed on the 40 man roster and usually is assigned numbers in the 60’s or 70’s. He’s usually the first player cut or he is a veteran who waited too long to sign his contract and is desperate for a job.
Anyway, here’s the up-to-the minute list, less of course the parent Washington Nationals:
Boston-Jason Bergmann, Hector Luna
Chicago (AL)-Lastings Milledge
Chicago (NL)-Reed Johnson
Los Angeles (AL)-Kevin Melillo
Minnesota-Chase Lambin, Chuck James
Philadelphia-Erik Kratz, Peter Orr
New York (NL)-Mike O’Connor, Russ Adams, Willie Harris
New York (AL)-Gustavo Molina
Tampa Bay-Felipe Lopez, Ray Olmedo
Texas-David Bush, Kevin Cash, Zach Jackson
San Diego-Guillermo Quiroz, Gregg Zaun
Toronto-WilLedezma, Corey Patterson
San Francisco-Brad Eldred
Enjoy Ft. Myers, Florida, Jason Bergmann.
In today’s Alumni Report Inside the Chiefs takes a look at former Syracuse players currently on the rosters of teams in the Pacific Coast League.
(Year(s) in Syracuse), Statistics as of 7/16/07
ALBUQUERQUE ISOTOPES, FLORIDA MARLINS
FRESNO GRIZZLIES, SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS
IF Luis Figueroa (’06) is back in Triple-A after a cup of coffee with the Giants. “Figgy” is hitting .295 with 1 HR and 27 RBI in 72 games.
IOWA CUBS, CHICAGO CUBS
C Mike Mahoney (’06) has appeared in just 10 games and is hitting .158. Pitcher Ben Howard (’06) is 5-3 with a 3.65 ERA in 34 games. Pitcher Mike Nannini has appeared in 3 games and has a 3.38 ERA.
LAS VEGAS, LA DODGERS
C Ken Huckaby (’02-’03, ’05) has appeared in 53 games and is hitting .269 with 1 HR and 26 RBI. Pitcher Spike Lundberg (’05) has made 23 appearances including 11 starts and is 5-4 with a 6.03 ERA.
MEMPHIS RED BIRDS, ST. LOUIS CARDINALS
Pitcher Mike Smith(’02-’04) is 8-8 with a 5.12 ERA in 22 appearances including 16 starts and is in the Top 10 in the league with 81 strikeouts. Pitcher Hugo Castellanos (’02) is 2-0 with a 3.38 ERA in 24 appearances.
NASHVILLE SOUNDS, MILWAUKEE BREWERS
NEW ORLEANS, NY METS
IF Jason Alfaro (’05) is hitting .254 with 6 HR and 24 RBI in 56 games.
OKLAHOMA RED HAWKS, TEXAS RANGERS
Catcher Guillermo Quiroz (’02, ’04-’05) is hitting .283 Whit 3 HR and 21 RBI in 46 games. Pitcher Chris Baker (’02-’05) has pitched in 8 games including 4 starts and is 1-2 with a 6.29 ERA.
PORTLAND BEAVERS, SAN DIEGO PADRES
Syracuse native Scott Cassidy (’98, ’01-’03) has made 20 appearances and is 1-1 with a 3.98 ERA and 6 saves. Adrian Burnside (’05-’06) is Cassidy’s bullpen mate and has appeared in 9 games with a 2.79 ERA.
TACOMA RAINERS, SEATTLE MARINERS
Tomo Ohka (’07) is already in his third stop this season. After being released by the Jays Ohka pitched in 3 games for the Memphis Red Birds (0-2, 6.87) and now is with Tacoma where he pithead once and let up 10 ER in 5.1 innings.
TUCSON SIDEWINDERS, ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS
Speedy OF Rich Thompson (’01, ’03) is hitting .294 with 3 triples 1 HR and 28 RBI and has swiped 8 bags.