2017 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Roster

International League (IL) - Class: AAA
Team Record: 86-55
1st in the IL's North Division
Manager: Al Pedrique (86-55)
Affiliation: New York Yankees
Location: Scranton, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: PNC Field
Attendance: 439,412, Avg. 6,462 in 68 home dates
2017 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Statistics

Playoffs - Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders 3 games, Lehigh Valley IronPigs 1
Finals - Durham Bulls 3 games, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders 1

The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders of the International League ended the 2017 season with a record of 86 wins and 55 losses, first in the league's North Division.

The RailRiders led the league with 664 runs, fueled by 153 home runs. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre allowed 521 runs. Ji-Man Choi drove in 69 runs. Mason Williams paced batters with significant playing time with a .263 average. Chance Adams topped the squad with 11 wins and a team-best 2.89 ERA, best among qualifying pitchers.

Players from the 2017 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders who spent time in Major League Baseball during their careers included Chance Adams, Miguel Andujar, Tyler Austin, Abiatal Avelino, Johnny Barbato, Greg Bird, Colten Brewer, Wilkin Castillo, Starlin Castro, Jake Cave, Luis Cessa, Ji-Man Choi, Garrett Cooper, Nestor Cortes, Jonathan Diaz, Jacoby Ellsbury, Dietrich Enns, J. P. Feyereisen, Mike Ford, Dustin Fowler, Clint Frazier, Ernesto Frieri, Giovanny Gallegos, Domingo German, J. R. Graham, Chad Green, Jason Gurka, Ben Heller, Ronald Herrera, Aaron Hicks, Kyle Higashioka, Jonathan Holder, Matt Holliday, Brady Lail, Tommy Layne, Joe Mantiply, Billy McKinney, Bryan Mitchell, Jordan Montgomery, Mark Payton, Rob Refsnyder, Eddy Rodriguez, Adonis Rosa, Nick Rumbelow, Gary Sanchez, Chasen Shreve, Caleb Smith, Donovan Solano, Ruben Tejada, Gleyber Torres, Tyler Wade, Tyler Webb, Mason Williams and Matt Wotherspoon.

Al Pedrique served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Matt WotherspoonRROctober 6, 19916'1"175Mountain Top, PA US
Jordan MontgomeryLLDecember 27, 19926'4"225Sumter, SC US
Bryan MitchellLRApril 19, 19916'2"200Reidsville, NC US
Billy McKinneyLLAugust 23, 19946'1"195Dallas, TX US
Joe MantiplyRLMarch 1, 19916'4"215Danville, VA US
Tommy LayneLLNovember 2, 19846'2"190St. Louis, MO US
Brady LailRRAugust 9, 19936'2"170South Jordan, UT US
Tyler JonesRRSeptember 5, 19896'4"247Milwaukee, WI US
Matt HollidayRRJanuary 15, 19806'4"250Stillwater, OK US
Jonathan HolderRRJune 9, 19936'2"235Gulfport, MS US
Kyle HigashiokaRRApril 20, 19906'1"190Huntington Beach, CA US
Aaron HicksSROctober 2, 19896'2"210San Pedro, CA US
Ronald HerreraRRMay 3, 19955'11"185Maracay, Aragua VE
Ben HellerRRAugust 5, 19916'3"205Milwaukee, WI US
Jason GurkaLLJanuary 10, 19886'0"170Houston, TX US
Mark PaytonLLDecember 7, 19915'7"165Orland Park, IL US
Jose PenaRRMarch 22, 19916'0"190Guayubin, Monte Cristi DO
Mason WilliamsLRAugust 21, 19916'1"180Pawtucket, RI US
Tyler WebbRLJuly 20, 19906'6"225Nassawadox, VA US
Tyler WadeLRNovember 23, 19946'1"180Murrieta, CA US
Gleyber TorresRRDecember 13, 19966'1"175Caracas, VE
Ruben TejadaRROctober 27, 19895'11"200Santiago, Veraguas PA
Donovan SolanoRRDecember 17, 19875'9"205Barranquilla, Atlantico CO
Caleb SmithRLJuly 28, 19916'2"175Huntsville, TX US
Chasen ShreveLLJuly 12, 19906'3"185Las Vegas, NV US
Gary SanchezRRDecember 2, 19926'2"235Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Eric RuthRRSeptember 26, 19906'0"195Harleysville, PA US
Nick RumbelowRRSeptember 6, 19916'0"190Bullard, TX US
Adonis RosaRRNovember 17, 19946'1"160Santiago, DO
Eddy RodriguezRRDecember 1, 19856'0"220Villa Clara, CU
Rob RefsnyderRRMarch 26, 19916'0"195Seoul, CA KR
Chad GreenLRMay 24, 19916'3"210Greenville, SC US
J. R. GrahamRRJanuary 14, 19906'0"210Livermore, CA US
Anyelo GomezRRMarch 1, 19936'1"175Cotui, Sanchez Ramirez DO
Ji-Man ChoiLRMay 19, 19916'1"230Incheon, KR
Luis CessaRRApril 25, 19926'3"190Cordoba, Veracruz MX
Jake CaveLLDecember 4, 19926'0"180Hampton, VA US
Starlin CastroRRMarch 24, 19906'0"190Monte Cristi, Monte Cristi DO
Wilkin CastilloSRJune 1, 19846'0"200Bani, Peravia DO
Dan CamarenaLLNovember 9, 19926'0"200Bonita, CA US
Colten BrewerRROctober 29, 19926'4"200Dallas, TX US
Devyn BolaskyLLJanuary 24, 19935'11"185Moreno Valley, CA US
Greg BirdLRNovember 9, 19926'3"215Aurora, CO US
Johnny BarbatoRRJuly 11, 19926'2"185Miami, FL US
Abiatal AvelinoRRFebruary 14, 19955'11"186San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris DO
Tyler AustinRRSeptember 6, 19916'1"220Conyers, GA US
Miguel AndujarRRMarch 2, 19956'0"175San Cristobal, San Cristobal DO
Chance AdamsRRAugust 10, 19946'0"215Scottsdale, AZ US
Garrett CooperRRDecember 25, 19906'6"230Auburn, AL US
Nestor CortesRLDecember 10, 19945'11"190Hialeah, FL US
Domingo GermanRRAugust 4, 19926'2"175San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris DO
Giovanny GallegosRRAugust 14, 19916'2"210Obregon, Sonora MX
Ernesto FrieriRRJuly 19, 19856'2"205Bolivar, Bolivar CO
Clint FrazierRRSeptember 6, 19946'1"190Loganville, GA US
Dustin FowlerLLDecember 29, 19946'0"185Cadwell, GA US
Mike FordLRJuly 4, 19926'0"225Belle Mead, NJ US
Billy FlemingRRSeptember 20, 19926'1"200Churchville, PA US
J. P. FeyereisenRRFebruary 7, 19936'2"215Stillwater, MN US
Dietrich EnnsLLMay 16, 19916'1"195Frankfort, IL US
Jacoby EllsburyLLSeptember 11, 19836'1"195Madras, OR US
Jonathan DiazRRApril 10, 19855'9"155Miami Beach, FL US
Francisco DiazSRMarch 21, 19905'11"185Punta Cardon, Falcon VE
Cito CulverRRAugust 26, 19926'0"185Rochester, NY US
Cale CoshowRRJuly 16, 19926'5"260Tulsa, OK US
Domingo AcevedoRRMarch 6, 19946'7"190Villa Los Almacigos, DO

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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