Posts Tagged Invitees

  • Odds of Atlanta Braves’ Top 5 Non-Roster Invitees Making the 2014 Roster

    The Atlanta Braves begin spring training games three weeks from Wednesday. At this time last year, Evan Gattis was a non-roster invitee in spring training who made his way onto the 25-man roster on Opening Day. Other non-roster invitees who made it to Atlanta at some point during the season included...

  • 5 New York Yankees Non-Roster Invitees to Watch in Spring Training

    The end of January is a beautiful time for Major League Baseball fans. Most teams have made their big offseason moves and are just counting the days until pitchers and catchers report.  For the New York Yankees, spring training is going to be a madhouse as everyone gets a look at new acquisitio...

  • Zimmer, Bonifacio top list of Royals’ non-roster spring training invitees

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- This will warm you up: Pitchers and catchers report to spring training in Surprise, Ariz., in 36 days. And with that in mind, the Royals officially released their list of non-roster spring training invitees Thursday, a list that includes top prospects Kyle Zimmer, a right-hander,...

  • Yankees announce 27 non-roster invitees for spring training

    They Yankees announced their list of non-roster 27 players who are on minor league contracts and will be invited to spring training. Those 27 players plus everyone on the 40-man roster means that there will be 67 players in spring training. The most notable among these are Bill Hall and Russell Bran...

  • Wong, Miller among non-roster invitees

    ST. LOUIS The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have extended Major League Spring Training camp invites to 19 non-roster players. The team also has selected 24 players to take part in early camp for Minor Leaguers. Cardinals Major League pitchers and catchers report to Jupiter, Fla. on...

  • SF Giants Rumors – 2011 Spring Training Invitees (non-roster)

    The San Francisco Giants have 22 non-roster invites to Spring Training. Ten out of the 22 players are pitchers (7 right-handed, and 3 southpaws). The remaining 12 players are position players. There is 4 backstops (catchers), 5 infielders, and 3 outfielders. Below is the 22 non-roster invitees to ...

  • Notes: Reality Series, Non-Roster Invitees, Fanfest

    The Giants are going to be the subject of a new reality series: "San Francisco Giants will be featured on a new Showtime reality series chronicling the 2010 World Series champs' off-season, spring training, and 2011 regular season, Major League Baseball and the cable network announced today." Keep i...

  • The Yankee Fan’s Guide To The Roster Invitees

    The Quest for No. 28 is about to begin. Baseball is back in full bloom for the Yankees as Spring Training is set to begin in six days. Before the Yankees start preparing for the season there are still a few question marks that have yet to be answered.  The back-up left fielder competition and bench...

  • Red Sox Announce Non-Roster Invitees For Spring Training

    Red Sox prospect Ryan Kalish posed for this picture in Portland, ME, last June… SOX1FAN photo The 2010 Rookie Development Program is now history. The next item on the Red Sox baseball calendar has pitchers and catchers reporting to Fort Myers two weeks from today. The first full workout of the spr...

  • Atlanta Braves: Analyzing the Non-Roster Invitees: Infield Edition

    With just 19 days remaining until the Braves kick off spring training, only one infielder is on the list of non-roster invitees. While some prospects inside the organization will likely net invites, I don’t see the Braves bringing in anymore free agents. Also, in this section, I will include the t...