Padres Announce Additional Non-Roster Invites to Major League Spring Training

The San Diego Padres announced today they have extended Major League Spring Training invitations to 21 additional players.

January 24th, 2019

SAN DIEGO - The San Diego Padres announced today they have extended Major League Spring Training invitations to 21 additional players. Among those 21 players are four minor league free agents whom the Padres have signed to 2019 contracts that will be new to the organization this season, including outfielder Boog Powell, catcher Chris Stewart, left-handed pitcher Eric Stout and right-hander Carlos Torres. Catcher Webster Rivas also returns to the Padres organization in 2019 on a minor league contract.


The full list of the 29 non-roster invitees includes eight right-handed pitchers, seven left-handers, two catchers, seven infielders and five outfielders. Of the 29 invitees, nine have Major League experience. Additionally, nine of the 29 were originally drafted by San Diego. Below is a complete and current list of all non-roster players who will attend 2019 Major League Spring Training with the Padres:


Right-Handed Pitchers (8)                                                                                                     

David Bednar                                                                                                                             

Tyler Higgins                                                                                                                             

Kazuhisa Makita                                                                                                                        

Cal Quantrill                                                                                                                               

Jesse Scholtens                                                                                                                       

Carlos Torres                                                                                                                             

T.J. Weir                                                                                                                                     

Eric Yardley                                                                                                                               


Left-Handed Pitchers (7)

Logan Allen

Ryan Bollinger

Dietrich Enns

Jerry Keel

Nick Margevicius

Kyle McGrath

Eric Stout


Catchers (2)                                                   

Webster Rivas                                                

Chris Stewart                                                  


Infielders (7)                                                   

Allen Craig                                                      

Seth Mejias-Brean

Hudson Potts

Esteban Quiroz

Aderlin Rodriguez

Fernando Tatis Jr.

Jason Vosler


Outfielders (5)

Alex Dickerson

Josh Naylor

Boog Powell

Buddy Reed

Jacob Scavuzzo