Bradenton Marauders unveil roster at Chamber of Commerce event

jlembo@bradenton.comApril 1, 2014 

BRADENTON - The roster for this year's Bradenton Marauders was unveiled Tuesday morning at McKechnie Field.

The Marauders are the high Single-A team for the Pittsburgh Pirates and compete in the Florida State League. They open the season April 3 in Port Charlotte against the Charlotte Stone Crabs, an affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays.

The home opener will be 6:30 p.m. Saturday at McKechnie Field, also against the Stone Crabs.

PITCHERS, ACQUIRED

Orlando Castro, minor-league free agent, 2009

Jason Creasy, 8th-round pick, 2011

Ryan Hafner, 17th-round pick, 2010

Thomas Harlan, 13th-round pick, 2012

John Kuchno, 18th-round pick, 2012

Chad Kuhl, 9th-round pick, 2013

Pat Ludwig, 10th-round pick, 2012

Jhondaniel Medina, trade with the Baltimore Orioles, 2012

Robby Rowland, trade with Arizona Diamondbacks, 2012

Josh Smith, 25th-round pick, 2012

Bryton Trepagnier, 41st-round pick, 2010

Tyler Waldron, 5th-round pick, 2010

CATCHERS

Jin De Jhang, minor-league free agent, 2011

Jacob Stallings, 7th-round pick, 2012

INFIELDERS

D.J. Crumlich, 9th-round pick, 2012

Adam Frazier, 6th-round pick, 2012

Walker Gourley, 13th-round pick, 2009

Max Moroff, 16th-round pick, 2012

Jose Osuna, minor-league free agent, 2009

Ashley Ponce, minor-league free agent, 2008

Jordan Steranka, 21st-round pick, 2012

OUTFIELDERS

Josh Bell, 2nd-round pick, 2011

Raul Fortunato, minor-league free agent, 2009

Jeff Roy, 18th-round pick, 2013

Jonathan Schwind, 41st-round pick, 2011

FIELD STAFF

Tom Prince, manager

Justin Meccage, pitching coach

Kory DeHaan, hitting coach

Greg Picart, assistant coach

Dru Scott, athletic trainer

Furey Leyva, strength coach

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