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2018 Tampa Bay Rays Instructional League Roster



A loaded Tampa Bay Rays farm system is gearing up to take on the 2018 Instructional League. 

Starpower awaits. Baseball America's 2018 Breakout Prospect of the Year, Wander Franco, makes the cut, as does two-way standout Brendan McKay. All three of the Rays' top draft picks taken within the first 32 picks -- Matthew Liberatore, Shane McClanahan and Nick Schnell -- are listed on the roster as well. 

The full team is below. 

POSITION LAST FIRST HT WT B/T DOB Age Hometown
P Baz Shane 6'3 190 R/R 6/17/1999 18 Cypress, TX
P Bradley Taj 6'2 190 R/R 3/20/2001 17 Stone Mountain, GA
P Byrd Vincent 6'7 240 L/R 10/8/1997 20 Long Beach, CA
P Cabrera Eleardo 6'1 215 L/R 11/8/1995 22 Guarena, VZ
P Dodson Tanner 6'1 160 R/R 5/9/1997 21 West Sacramento, CA
P Lara Miguel 5'11 178 R/R 8/31/1997 20 Bani, DR
P Liberatore Matthew 6'3 190 L/L 11/6/1999 18 Peoria, AZ
P Linares Resly 6'2 160 L/L 12/11/1997 20 Santo Domingo, DR
P Lopez Jose 6'1 200 L/L 2/15/1999 19 Santo Domingo, DR
P McClanahan Shane 6'1 188 L/L 4/28/1997 21 Cape Coral, FL
P McGee Easton 6'6 220 R/R 12/26/1997 20 Hopkinsville, KY
P McKay Brendan 6'2 207 L/L 12/18/1995 22 Darlington, PA
P Mercado Michael 6'4 174 R/R 4/15/1999 19 San Diego, CA
P Moncada Luis 6'1 178 L/L 2/28/1998 20 Zulia, VZ
P Moore Steffon 6'3 185 L/L 6/25/1997 20 West Point, MS
P Peguero Joel 5'11 154 R/R 5/5/1997 21 Santo Domingo, DR
P Romero Tommy 6'2 225 R/R 7/8/1997 20 Plantation, FL
P Rosenblum-Larson Simon 6'3 200 R/R 2/11/1997 21 Madison, WI
P Ryan Joe 6'2 215 R/R 6/5/1996 21 San Anselmo, CA
P Salinas Jhonleider 6'7 217 R/R 9/25/1995 22 Caracas, VZ
P Sanchez Francisco 6'1 220 L/L 4/24/1998 20 Guarena, VZ
P Sprengel Nick 6'2 220 L/L 6/4/1997 21 Placentia, CA
P Strong Alan 6'3 200 R/R 10/22/1996 21 Santee, CA
P Valverde Alex 6'2 185 R/R 9/26/1996 21 Miami, FL
P Yancey Stephen 6'1 190 L/R 11/8/1995 22 Grand Prairie, TX
POSITION LAST FIRST Height Weight B/T DOB Age Hometown
C Alvarez Roberto 5'11 174 R/R 7/28/1999 18 Puerto La Cruz, VZ
C Berglund Michael 6'2 175 L/R 7/18/1997 20 Corpus Christi, TX
C Betts Chris 6'2 220 L/R 3/10/1997 21 Long Beach, CA
C Dimon Dawson 6'1 185 R/R 5/17/1999 19 Lancaster, CA
C Hernandez Ronaldo 6'1 226 R/R 11/11/1997 20 Arjona, Colombia
C Melendez Kevin 6'1 193 R/R 3/15/2000 18 Caguas, PR
C Meza Julio 6'0 165 R/R 5/4/1999 19 Barquisimento, VZ
C Ostberg Erik 5'10 227 L/R 10/12/1995 22 Florence, MA
POSITION LAST FIRST Height Weight B/T DOB Age Hometown
IF Brujan Vidal 5'9 164 S/R 2/9/1998 20 San Pedro de Macoris, DR
IF Franco Wander 5'10 189 S/R 3/1/2001 17 Bani, DR
IF Frank Tyler 6'0 185 R/R 1/15/1997 21 Loxahatchee, FL
IF Gregorio Osmy 6'2 175 R/R 5/27/1998 20 Santo Domingo, DR
IF Hollis Connor 5'10 177 R/R 11/18/1994 23 Arlington, TX
IF Johnson Kaleo 6'3 200 R/R 8/26/1996 21 San Leandro, CA
IF Marte Jelfry 5'11 165 S/R 3/27/2001 17 La Vega, DR
IF McGowan Jacson 6'3 212 R/R 6/18/1997 20 Avon, IN
IF McKay Brendan 6'2 207 L/L 12/18/1995 22 Darlington, PA
IF Proctor Ford 6'1 195 L/R 12/4/1996 21 Beaumont, TX
IF Rutherford Zach 6'2 170 RR 3/13/1996 22 Chesapeake, VA
IF Vargas Carlos 6'3 208 R/R 3/18/1999 19 Moca, DR
IF Walls Taylor 5'10 180 S/R 7/10/1996 21 Cordele, GA
POSITION LAST FIRST Height Weight B/T DOB Age Hometown
OF Brundage Beau 6'3 170 L/R 4/29/1997 21 West Linn, OR
OF Dodson Tanner 6'1 160 R/R 5/9/1997 21 West Sacramento, CA
OF Edwards Kea'von 6'1 175 R/R 3/5/1998 20 Oklahoma City, OK
OF Gomez Moises 5'11 233 R/R 8/27/1998 19 Caracas, VZ
OF Martinez Yunior 6'2 160 S/R 12/24/1998 19 Santiago, DR
OF Pena Tony 5'11 180 R/R 9/24/1997 20 Puerto Plata, DR
OF Qsar Jordan 6'3 195 L/R 12/2/1995 22 El Cajon, CA
OF Sanchez Aldenis 6'1 165 R/R 9/26/1998 19 Santo Domingo, DR
OF Schnell Nick 6'3 180 L/R 3/27/2000 18 Indianapolis, IN
OF Witherspoon Grant 6'3 200 L/L 9/27/1996 21 Lakewood, CO
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