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Rockies Farm Report

A newsletter showcasing the stars of tomorrow

Issue: April Opening Day 2018

Feels Like The First Time: Opening Day First Timers

Team Assignments (As of 3/29/18)

Alburquerque Isotopes

Pitchers: Yency Almonte, Shane Broyles, Jairo Díaz, Matt Flemer, Keith Hessler, Austin House, Sam Howard, Chris Jensen, DJ Johnson, Scott McGough, Harrison Musgrave, Brooks Pounders, Jerry Vasto

Catchers: Anthony Bemboom, Tom Murphy, Jan Vázquez

Infielders: Daniel Castro, Josh Fuentes, Derrik Gibson, Jordan Patterson, Anthony Phllips

Outfielders: Noel Cuevas, David Dahl, Raimel Tapia, Drew Weeks

Disabled List: Nelson González, David Holman, Elliot Soto

Hartford Yard Goats

Pitchers: Ryan Castellani, Logan Cosart, Parker French, Jason Garcia, Scott Griggs, Mitch Horacek, Peter Lambert, Marc Magliaro, Matt Pierpont, Craig Schlitter, Max Schuh, Jesus Tinoco, Jack Wynkoop

Catchers: Dom Nuñez, Chris Rabago

Infielders: Garrett Hampson, Ryan Metzler, Brian Mundell, Brendan Rodgers, Bobby Wernes

Infielder/Outfielder: Mylz Jones

Outfielders: Omar Carrizales, Yonathan Daza, Sam Hilliard, Wes Rogers

Disabled List: Sam Tidaback

Lancaster Jethawks

Pitchers: Bryan Baker, Matt Dennis, Rico Garcia, Brandon Gold, Alexander Guillen, Heath Holder, Reid Humphreys, Salvador Justo, Trey Killian, Justin Lawrence, Logan Longwith, Kenny Oakley, Juan Peña

Catchers: Joel Diaz, Brian Serven

 Infielders: Max George, Carlos Herrera, Tyler Nevin, Roberto Ramos, Alan Trejo, Colton Welker

Outfielders: Willie Abreu, Vince Fernandez, Manuel Melendez, Forrest Wall

Asheville Tourists

Pitchers: Ben Bowden, Mike Bunal, Thomas Doyle, Breiling Eusebio, Will Gaddis, Lucas Gilbreath, Colton Hathcock, Erick Julio, Nick Kennedy, Riley Pint, Antonio Santos, Garrett Schilling, Robert Tyler

Catchers: Hidekel Gonzalez, Rob Perkins

Infielders: Bret Boswell, Sean Bouchard, Matt McLaughlin, Taylor Snyder, Chad Spanberger, Ryan Vilade

Outfielders: Casey Golden, Steven Linkous, Ramon Marcelino, Shael Mendoza

Boise Hawks

Opening Day: Friday, June 15 @ Spokane Indians

Grand Junction Rockies

Opening Day: Friday, June 15 vs. Orem Owls

Catching Up: This Year's Award Winners

Fresh Faces: Minor League Staff Changes And Additions

The Rockies will be adding a second Dominican Summer League team this year, as well as several reassignments (old role is shown in parenthesis in the table below) and new additions to the Minor League staff for 2018. These new assignments include a new hitting and bunting coordinator, outfield and baserunning coordinator and 13 other coaching staff changes. The full breakdown of the 2018 Minor League staff is below with changes for the 2018 season in bold.

Minor Leagues Organizational Staff

Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes

Double-A Hartford Yard Goats

High-A Lancaster JetHawks

Low-A Asheville Tourists

Short-Season Boise Hawks

Rookie Level Grand Junction

 DSL Rockies Staff - 1

 DSL Rockies Staff - 2