AFL Rising Stars Showcase Announced

PHOENIX–This will be the second Arizona Fall League all-star game in the 16-year history of the league, and like 2006, there will be a lot of rising stars in Surprise, Ariz.–the same venue that also hosted the inaugural event.

And so here are the rosters for 2007:


Mitch Boggs, rhp, Solar Sox (Cardinals)
David Davidson, lhp, Desert Dogs (Pirates)
Jack Egbert, rhp, Desert Dogs (White Sox)
Bob McCrory, rhp, Desert Dogs (Orioles)
Ryan Mullins, lhp, Desert Dogs (Twins)
Carlos Muniz, rhp, Scorpions (Mets)
David Purcey, lhp, Scorpions (Blue Jays)
Max Scherzer, rhp, Scorpions (Diamondbacks)
James Simmons, rhp, Desert Dogs (Athletics)
Mitch Stetter, lhp, Solar Sox (Brewers)
Esmerling Vasquez, rhp (Diamondbacks)

Dusty Brown, Solar Sox (Red Sox)
Donny Lucy, Desert Dogs (White Sox)

Jeff Baisley, Desert Dogs (Athletics)
Reid Brignac, Scorpions (Devil Rays)
Mike Carp, Scorpions (Mets)
Jed Lowrie, Solar Sox (Red Sox)
Trevor Plouffe, Desert Dogs (Twins)
Eugenio Velez, Scorpions (Giants)

Sam Fuld, Solar Sox (Cubs)
Matt LaPorta, Solar Sox (Brewers)
Andrew McCutchen, Desert Dogs (Pirates)
Nolan Reimold, Desert Dogs (Orioles)
Travis Snider, Scorpions (Blue Jays)
Ryan Sweeney, Desert Dogs (White Sox)


Adam Carr, rhp, Javelinas (Nationals)
David Huff, lhp, Rafters (Indians)
Dusty Hughes, lhp, Rafters (Royals)
Greg Miller, lhp, Saguaros (Dodgers)
Charlie Morton, rhp, Javelinas (Braves)
Scott Nestor, rhp, Javelinas (Marlins)
Darren O’Day, rhp, Rafters (Angels)
Ross Ohlendorf, rhp, Javelinas (Yankees)
Joe Savery, lhp, Saguaros (Phillies)
Pedro Viola, lhp, Rafters (Reds)
Joe Woerman, rhp, Javelinas (Mariners)

Jeff Clement, Javelinas (Mariners)
Brett Hayes, Saguaros (Marlins)

Matt Antonelli, Saguaros (Padres)
Christian Colonel, Javelinas (Rockies)
Mike Costanzo, Saguaros (Phillies)
German Duran, Rafters (Rangers)
Jeff Larish, Saguaros (Tigers)
Sean Rodriguez, Rafters (Angels)

Trevor Crowe, Rafters (Indians)
Chris Dickerson, Rafters (Reds)
Dexter Fowler, Javelinas (Rockies)
Justin Maxwell, Javelinas (Nationals)
John Mayberry, Rafters (Rangers)
Jordan Schafer, Javelinas (Braves)