The Clearwater Threshers have announced their opening day roster. I received the following in their press release.
The Clearwater Threshers opening day roster for the 2017 Florida State League season includes 12 players who have previously appeared in a Threshers uniform, as well as 13 newcomers. The opening day roster has 13 pitchers, two catchers, six infielders, and four outfielders.
Pitchers (13): Right-handers Tommy Bergjans, Seranthony Dominguez, Edgar Garcia, Franklyn Kilome, Luke Leftwich, Blake Quinn, Jose Taveras, Alberto Tirado, and Jacob Waguespack, and left-handers Austin Davis, Tyler Gilbert, Cole Irvin, and Jeff Singer.
Catchers (2): Austin Bossart and Deivi Grullon
Infielders (6): Grenny Cumana, Wilson Garcia, Jan Hernandez, Emmanuel Marrero, Drew Stankiewicz, and Damek Tomscha
Outfielders (4): Zach Coppola, Mark Laird, Jose Pujols, and Cornelius Randolph
Clearwater’s roster features four of the Phillies top-30 prospects, as ranked by Baseball America, in Franklyn Kilome (7), Cornelius Randolph (15), Jose Taveras (21), and Alberto Tirado (26).