2016 Potomac Nationals Roster

Carolina League (CL) - Class: Advanced A
Team Record: 73-65
Finished 2nd in the CL's North Division
Manager: Tripp Keister (73-65)
Affiliation: Washington Nationals
Location: Woodbridge, Virginia
Ballpark: G. Richard Pfitzner Stadium
Attendance: 195,448, Avg. 3,054 in 64 home dates
2016 Potomac Nationals Statistics

Playoffs - Lynchburg Hillcats 2 games, Potomac Nationals 1

The Potomac Nationals of the Carolina League ended the 2016 season with a record of 73 wins and 65 losses, finishing second in the league's North Division.

The Nationals tallied 619 runs and gave up 589 runs. Drew Ward and Jose Marmolejos paced Potomac with 11 home runs apiece. Alec Keller drove in 63 runs. Jose Marmolejos topped hitters with significant playing time by connecting at a .286 clip, while Boone Whiting led the squad with 11 wins.

Stephen Drew, Erick Fedde, Koda Glover, Matt Belisle, Dakota Bacus, Max Schrock, Raudy Read, Victor Robles, Sammy Solis, Phillips Valdez, Andrew Stevenson, Austen Williams, Ryan Zimmerman, Jose Marmolejos, J. D. Martin, Jonathan Papelbon and Kelvin Gutierrez were all players from the 2016 Potomac Nationals who played in the Majors during their careers.

Tripp Keister served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Osvaldo AbreuRRJune 13, 19946'0"195La Romana, DO
Dakota BacusRRApril 2, 19916'2"200Moline, IL US
Matt BelisleRRJune 6, 19806'3"230Austin, TX US
Robert BenincasaRRSeptember 5, 19906'2"180Tampa, FL US
Mark BlackmarRRApril 28, 19926'3"215Corpus Christi, TX US
Ryan BrinleyLRApril 9, 19936'1"200Georgetown, TX US
D. K. CareyRRNovember 14, 19916'3"185Marietta, GA US
Matt CrownoverRLMarch 5, 19935'11"205Ringgold, GA US
Austin DavidsonLRJanuary 3, 19936'0"180Oxnard, CA US
Grant DeBruinRRJune 28, 19906'3"225West Palm Beach, FL US
Cody DentLRAugust 1, 19915'11"190Boynton Beach, FL US
Stephen DrewLRMarch 16, 19836'0"220Hahira, GA US
Wirkin EstevezRRMarch 15, 19926'1"170Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Erick FeddeRRFebruary 25, 19936'4"195Las Vegas, NV US
Koda GloverRRApril 13, 19936'5"215Monroe, OK US
Kelvin GutierrezRRAugust 28, 19946'3"215Pimentel, Duarte DO
Neil HollandRRAugust 14, 19886'0"190Owensboro, KY US
Jake JohansenRRJanuary 23, 19916'6"235Allen, TX US
Alec KellerLRMay 13, 19926'2"200Richmond, VA US
Trey LambertRRJune 5, 19916'4"205Tazewell, VA US
Jake LoweryLRJuly 21, 19906'0"200Richmond, VA US
Jose MarmolejosLLJanuary 2, 19936'1"225, DO
J. D. MartinRRJanuary 2, 19836'4"220Ridgecrest, CA US
David MastersRRApril 23, 19936'1"185Lake St. Louis, MO US
Whit MayberryRRMay 29, 19906'1"200Alexandria, VA US
Bryan MejiaSRMarch 2, 19946'1"170Bani, Peravia DO
Gilberto MendezRRNovember 17, 19926'0"165Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Narciso MesaRRNovember 16, 19915'11"175Azua, Azua DO
Khayyan NorforkRRJanuary 19, 19895'10"190Jackson, TN US
R. C. OrlanRLSeptember 28, 19906'0"215Glen Allen, VA US
Matthew PageLLOctober 22, 19916'3"210Redwood City, CA US
Jorge PantojaRRMarch 26, 19946'5"215Kissimmee, FL US
Jonathan PapelbonRRNovember 23, 19806'5"230Baton Rouge, LA US
Tommy PetersonRROctober 11, 19936'1"205New Port Ritchey, FL US
Raudy ReadRROctober 29, 19936'0"170San Jose de Ocoa, Peravia DO
Matt ReistetterLRMay 5, 19925'10"180Hauppauge, NY US
Luis ReyesRRSeptember 26, 19946'2"175Sabana Grande de Palenque, San Cristobal DO
Andrew RobinsonRRFebruary 13, 19886'1"185Senoia, GA US
Victor RoblesRRMay 19, 19976'0"190Santo Domingo Este, DO
Greg RossRRSeptember 6, 19896'3"205Baltimore, MD US
Adderling RuizRRMay 3, 19916'1"175Cambita Garabito, San Cristobal DO
Mario SanchezRROctober 31, 19946'1"166Maracaibo, Zulia VE
Max SchrockLROctober 12, 19945'9"195Chapel Hill, NC US
Derek SelfRRJanuary 14, 19906'3"205Cave City, KY US
Hector SilvestreLLDecember 14, 19926'3"180San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris DO
Sammy SolisRLAugust 10, 19886'5"251Minneapolis, MN US
Matthew SpannLLFebruary 17, 19916'6"185Columbia, TN US
Andrew StevensonLLJune 1, 19946'0"192Lafayette, LA US
Justin ThomasLLOctober 21, 19906'2"195White Oak, TX US
Phillips ValdezRRNovember 16, 19916'2"160San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris DO
Mick VanVossenRROctober 30, 19926'3"190Ada, MI US
Drew VettlesonLRJuly 19, 19916'1"185Bremerton, WA US
Drew WardLRNovember 25, 19946'3"215Leedey, OK US
Boone WhitingRRAugust 20, 19896'1"175Oakdale, CA US
Austen WilliamsRRDecember 19, 19926'3"220Fort Worth, TX US
Ryan ZimmermanRRSeptember 28, 19846'3"215Washington, NC US

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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