WI Rapids Rafters Program - Page 17

ALUMNI REPORT

With the Rafters: 2012

Draft: 2013 22nd Round - Cleveland Indians

MLB Debut: August 26th, 2016 for NY Yankees

Notable Stats: First Rafter to make it to the Major League. Pitched a 0.93 ERA in 9 2/3 innings this years Spring Training. Due to Injury, he will be out this season recovering from Tommy John Surgery.

Ben Heller

RHP AAA SCRANTON WILKES-BARRE

J.P. Feyereisen

Justin Jirschele

Donnie Dewees

RHP AA TRENTON THUNDER

INF KANNAPOLIS INTIMIDATORS

OF AA NORTHWEST ARKANSAS NATURALS

With the Rafters: 2013

Draft: 16th Round - Cleveland Indians

Notable Stats: Since joining the NYY program, he has a 3-0 record at AA Trenton and 1.58 ERA in 34 innings pitched. Before the trade to the Yankees, he had 27 saves in two years in the Indians Systems.

With the Rafters: 2010 & 2011

Draft: 2012 Free Agent Contract -Chicago White Sox

Debut: 2015 Season for Class AAA team

Notable Stats: Currently the Manager of Kannapolis Intimidators (CWS Class A-Affiliate). While in the minors, maintained a .277 Batting Average. Father is the 3B Coach for Kansas City Royals.

With the Rafters: 2013

Draft: 2015 2nd Round (47th Pick) - Chicago Cubs

Notable Stats: Highest draft pick in Rafters History. He has appeared in games with 3 teams in the Cubs system. He recorded 10 home runs and 113 runs driven in. Traded to the Royals before the 2017 season.