Stanford Around the Grapefruit and Cactus Leagues
March 25, 2010
STANFORD, Calif.-- Stanford had 11 players in the Major Leagues in 2009, and as spring training is coming near its conclussion, MLB.com in its coverage has written feature stories on four former Stanford baseball players.
Chris Carter, who is hitting .421 with his new team, the New York Mets. Read the Feature Here
Sam Fuld, who played his second season at Wrigley Field with the Cubs in 2009. Read the Feature Here
Jeremy Guthrie is projected as the second starter for the Orioles, as he will enter his seventh Major League season. Read the Feature Here.
Jed Lowrie, a member of the Red Sox, has been sidelined due to mono as he tries to make the Boston club. Read the Story Here
In addition, John Hester, who made his Major League debut with the Diamondbacks last year for former Stanford star and current Arizona Manager, A.J. Hinch, is hitting .381 in spring training. Jody Gerut, now with Milwaukee, entered Spring Training as the projected fourth outfielder for the Brewers.
A complete list of professional players from Stanford is here