Brewers sign 16 players from 2015 First-Year Player Draft
MILWAUKEE – The Milwaukee Brewers have announced the signings of 16 players from the 2015 First-Year Player Draft.
The list includes first-round pick outfielder Trent Clark (15th overall, Richland High School-Texas), second-round pick right-handed pitcher Cody Ponce (55th overall, Cal Poly Pomona University) and third-round pick right-handed pitcher Nash Walters (90th overall, Lindale High School-Texas).
In addition, the team announced that they have signed two players who were not selected in the draft. The Brewers selected a total of 41 players in the draft including 26 pitchers, 8 infielders, 3 outfielders and 4 catchers.
The announcements were made by Vice President of Amateur Scouting/Special Assistant to the General Manager Ray Montgomery.
A complete list of all 18 players signed by the Brewers is below.
Trent Clark — outfielder — Fort Worth, Texas
Cody Ponce — right-handed pitcher — Upland, California
Nash Walters — right-handed pitcher — Lindale, Texas
Nate Griep — right-handed pitcher — Gilbert, Arizona
Karsen Lindell — right-handed pitcher — West Linn, Oregon
Jose Cuas — shortstop — Brooklyn, New York
Drake Owenby — left-handed pitcher — Powell, Tennessee
Tyrone perry — first baseman — Avon Park, Florida
Gentry Fortuno — right-handed pitcher — Pembroke Pines, Florida
Steven Karkenny — first baseman — Chatsworth, California
David Lucroy — right-handed pitcher — Umatilla, Florida
Jonathan Perrin — right-handed pitcher — Olathe, Kansas
Mitch Ghelfi — catcher — Wesley Chapel, Florida
Cross Colton — right-handed pitcher — Tunnell Hill, Georgia
Quintin Torres-Costa — left-handed pitcher — Hilo, Hawaii
Scott Grist — right-handed pitcher — Sugarland, Texas
Undrafted — Jose Flores — right-handed pitcher — Oakland, California
Undrafted — Omar Cotto — outfielder — San Juan, Puerto Rico