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2005 Futures Game Rosters

United States
World

Pitchers

TRAVIS BOWYER RHP, Rochester (AAA-Twins) Age: 23
Drafted: 20th round, 1999
Liberty HS; Bedford, Virginia.

THOMAS DIAMOND RHP, Frisco (AA-Rangers) Age: 22
Drafted: First round (10th overall), 2004
New Orleans

ZACH JACKSON LHP, New Hampshire (AA-Blue Jays) Age: 22
Drafted: First round (32nd overall), 2004
Texas A&M

JAMES JOHNSON RHP, Bowie (AA-Orioles) Age: 22
Drafted: Fifth round, 2001
Endicott HS; New York

CHRIS LAMBERT RHP, Springfield (Cardinals) Age: 22
Drafted: First round (19th overall), 2004
Boston College

ANTHONY LEREW RHP, Richmond (AAA-Braves) Age: 22
Drafted: 11th round, 2001
Northern Senior HS; Willsville, Pennsylvania

PAUL MAHOLM LHP, Altoona (AA-Pirates) Age: 23
Drafted: First round (8th overall), 2003
Mississippi State

TROY PATTON LHP, Lexington (Astros) Age: 19
Drafted: Ninth round, 2004
Tomball HS; Magnolia, Texas

JUSTIN VERLANDER RHP, Erie (Tigers) Age: 22
Drafted: First round (second overall), 2004
Old Dominion

JOEL ZUMAYA RHP, Erie (Tigers) Age: 20
Drafted: 11th round, 2002
Bonita Vista HS; Chula Vista, California

Catchers

RYAN GARKO C, Buffalo (AAA-Indians) Age: 24
Drafted: Third round, 2003
Stanford

CHRIS IANETTA C, Modesta (Hi A-Rockies) Age: 22
Drafted: Fourth round, 2004
North Carolina

Infielders

DARIC BARTON 1B, Midland (AA-Athletics) Age: 19
Drafted: First round (28th overall), 2003 (Cardinals)
Marina HS; Huntington Beach, California

CONOR JACKSON 1B, Tucson (AAA-Diamondbacks) Age: 23
Drafted: First round (19th overall), 2003
California

JOSH BARFIELD 2B, Portland (AAA-Padres) Age: 22
Drafted: Fourth round, 2001
Klein HS; Spring, Texas

KEVIN FRANDSEN 2B, Norwich (AA-Giants) Age: 23
Drafted: 12th round, 2004
San Jose State

ANDY LAROCHE 3B, Jacksonville (AA-Dodgers) Age: 21
Drafted: 39th round, 2003
Grayson County (Texas) CC

SCOTT MOORE 3B, Daytona (Hi A-Cubs) Age: 21
Drafted: First round (eighth overall; Tigers), 2002
Cypress HS; Long Beach, Calif.

B.J. UPTON SS, Durham (AAA-Devil Rays) Age: 20
Drafted: First round (second overall), 2002
Greenbrier Christian Academy; Chesapeake, Va.

BRANDON WOOD SS, Rancho Cucamonga (Hi A-Angels) Age: 20
Drafted: First round (23rd overall), 2003
Horizon HS; Scottsdale, Ariz.

Outfielders

JEREMY HERMIDA OF, Carolina (AA-Marlins) Age: 21
Drafted: First round (11th overall), 2002
Wheeler HS; Marietta, Ga.

LASTINGS MILLEDGE OF, St. Lucie (Hi A-Mets) Age: 20
Drafted: First round (12th overall), 2003
Lakewood Ranch HS; Palmetto, Fla.

KEVIN THOMPSON OF, Columbus (AAA-Yankees) Age: 25
Drafted: 31st round, 1999
Grayson County (Texas) JC

CHRIS YOUNG OF, Birmingham (AA-White Sox) Age: 21
Drafted: 16th round, 2001
Bellaire (Texas) HS

DELMON YOUNG OF, Montgomery (AA-Devil Rays) Age: 19
Drafted: First round (first overall), 2003
Camarillo (Calif.) HS

Manager

George Brett

Coaches

Marty Brown - Buffalo (Indians)
Trent Jewett - Indianapolis (Pirates)
Mike Jirschele - Omaha (Royals)
Torey Lovullo - Akron (Indians)
Dyar Miller - Memphis (Cardinals)
Razor Shines - Birmingham (White Sox)

Selected To Play But Unable

ZACH DUKE, lhp, Pirates*
JEFF FRANCOEUR, of, Braves*
BOBBY JENKS, rhp, White Sox*
MARCUS SANDERS, 2b/ss, Giants#
IAN SNELL, rhp, Pirates*
JOSH WILLINGHAM, c, Marlins*

* promoted to major leagues
# injured

Pitchers

FAUSTO CARMONA RHP, Buffalo (AAA-Indians) Age: 21
Signed: Dominican Republic, 2001
 

FRANCISCO LIRIANO LHP, Rochester (AAA-Twins) Age: 21
Signed: Dominican Republic (Giants), 2000
 

ADAM LOEWEN LHP, Frederick (Hi A-Orioles) Age: 21
Drafted: First round (fourth overall), 2002
Chipola (Fla.) Junior College

SCOTT MATHIESON RHP, Clearwater (Hi A-Phillies) Age: 21
Drafted: 17th round, 2002
Aldergrove (B.C.) SS

JUAN MORILLO RHP, Modesto (Hi A-Rockies) Age: 21
Signed: Dominican Republic, 2001
 

FERNANDO NIEVE RHP, Round Rock (AAA-Astros) Age: 22
Signed: Venezuela, 1999
 

YUSMEIRO PETIT RHP, Binghamton (AA-Mets) Age: 20
Signed: Venezuela, 2001
 

ANIBAL SANCHEZ RHP, Portland (AA-Red Sox) Age: 21
Signed: Venezuela, 2001
 

MERKIN VALDEZ RHP, Norwich (AA-Giants) Age: 23
Signed: Dominican Republic (Braves), 1999
 

EDISON VOLQUEZ RHP, Frisco (AA-Rangers) Age: 21
Signed: Dominican Republic, 2001
 

Catchers

RUSS MARTIN C, Jacksonville (AA-Dodgers) Age: 22
Drafted: 17th round, 2002
Chipola (Fla.) Junior College

MIGUEL MONTERO C, Lancaster (Hi A-Diamondbacks) Age: 21
Signed: Venezuela, 2001
 

Infielders

JUSTIN HUBER 1B, Wichita (AA-Royals) Age: 22
Signed: Australia, 2000 (Mets)
 

KENDRY MORALES 1B, Arkansas (AA-Angels) Age: 22
Signed: Cuba, 2004
 

WILLIAM BERGOLLA 2B, Louisville (AAA-Reds) Age: 22
Signed: Venezuela, 1999
 

HERNAN IRIBARREN 2B, West Virginia (Lo A-Brewers) Age: 20
Signed: Venezuela, 2002
 

JOSE BAUTISTA 3B, Altoona (AA-Pirates) Age: 24
Drafted: 20th round, 2000
Chipola (Fla.) Junior College

EDWIN ENCARNACION 3B, Louisville (AAA-Reds) Age: 22
Drafted: Ninth round (Rangers), 2000
Manuela Toro High, Caguas, P.R.

YUNIESKY BENTANCOURT SS, Tacoma (AAA-Mariners) Age: 23
Signed: Cuba, 2005
 

HANLEY RAMIREZ SS, Portland (AA-Red Sox) Age: 21
Signed: Dominican Republic, 2000
 

Outfielders

SHIN-SOO CHOO OF, Tacoma (AAA-Mariners) Age: 22
Signed: Korea, 2000
 

NELSON CRUZ OF, Nashville (AAA-Brewers) Age: 23
Signed: Dominican Republic (Mets), 1998
 

FRANK DIAZ OF, Potomac (Hi A-Nationals) Age: 21
Signed: Venezuela, 2000
 

JAVIER HERRERA OF, Kane County (Hi A-Athletics) Age: 20
Signed: Venezuela, 2001
 

LUIS MONTANEZ OF, Peoria (Lo A-Cubs) Age: 23
Drafted: First round (3rd overall), 2000
Coral Park HS; Miami, Fla.

Manager

Willie Hernandez

Coaches

Todd Claus - Portland
Bobby Dickerson - West Tenn
Dino Ebel - Salt Lake
Von Hayes - Midland
Bobby Jones - Oklahoma
Dan Warthen - Norfolk

Selected To Play But Unable

FERNANDO CABRERA, rhp, Indians*
MELKY CABRERA, of, Yankees*
JOHN HATTIG, 3b, Blue Jays#
FELIX PIE, of, Cubs#
 
 

* promoted to major leagues
# injured