Saturday, April 07, 2012

Locals In Pro Ball - Where Are They Playing This Season?

We've been blessed in Elk Grove with several outstanding baseball players the past few years. Many are now earning a living playing the game. I took a few minutes today to find where they are playing this season. Here's what I discovered:

Elk Grove High School alumni -
David Freitas: (Washington Nationals) Potomac Nationals of the Advanced-A Carolina League
Dwight Childs: (Cleveland Indians) Carolina Mudcats of the Advanced-A Carolina League
Raymond Hernandez (Arizona D-backs) Missoula Osprey of the Rookie Pioneer League
David Hernandez (Arizona D-backs) Late-inning reliever with the Diamondbacks

Laguna Creek High School alumni-
Casey Weathers (Chicago Cubs) Tennessee Smokies of the Double-A Southern League
Brad Kilby (free agent - still unsigned)

Pleasant Grove High School alumni-
Kyle Castro (Texas Rangers) AZL Rangers of the Arizona Rookie League
Kyle Devore (Texas Rangers) Myrtle Beach Pelicans of the Advanced-A Carolina League

Bradshaw Christian High School alum -
Brady Dragmire (Toronto Blue Jays) GCL Blue Jays of the Rookie Gulf Coast League 

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