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2017 State College SpikesSeason Roster
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Roger LaFrancois played for the 2017 State College Spikes
LeagueNew York-Penn LeagueDivisionPinckneyLevelA-CategoryMinor Leagues
LocationState College,Pennsylvania
Record40-35 (2nd in New York-Penn League Pinckney)
BallparkMedlar Field at Lubrano Park
ManagerJoe Kruzel
CoachesRoger LaFrancois (Hitting Coach), Darwin Marrero (Pitching Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
Attendance123,401 (Rank: 6th)
MLB Parent OrgSt. Louis CardinalsAffiliate History
Years Available2006-2018

Team History -- 2017 Statistics -- 2017 Roster VR -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions -- About Minor League Data

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 2017 State College Spikes.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 2017 baseball season.

2017 State College Spikes Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
56Paul BalestrieriP6-1 210 R-R 1994-09-04 22West Windsor,New Jersey A+2014-2018-West Windsor-Plainsboro (Princeton Junction,NJ)Cornell U.
2017-26- 784-SLN
DL-7St. Louis Cardinals (A)
12Ricardo BautistaRF6-0 185 L-R 1995-12-27 21Vega Alta,Puerto Rico A+2013-2017-  
2013-12- 365-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A-)
47Brandon BensonRF6-1 195 R-R 1994-06-13 23Loganville,Georgia A2014-2018-Grayson (Loganville,GA)Georgia Col & St
2017-20- 604-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A)
50Robert CalvanoP6-3 215 B-R 1993-02-27 24Kansas City,Missouri A+2013-2018-Bishop Miege (Shawnee,KS)Nebraska-Omaha, Johnson County CC
Free Agent  
22Daniel CastanoP6-4 215 L-R 1994-09-17 22Orlando,Florida A+2014-2018-Lake Travis (Austin,TX)Baylor U.
2016-19- 586-SLN
ActiveMiami Marlins (MLB)
29Anthony CiavarellaP6-0 170 L-L 1993-08-13 23Phillipsburg,New Jersey A+2013-2017-Phillipsburg (Phillipsburg,NJ)Monmouth U.
2016-24- 736-SLN
Free Agent  
40J.D. CroweLF5-11 202 L-R 1992-08-17 24Birmingham,Alabama A-2013-2017-Oak Mountain (Birmingham,AL)Auburn U., Francis Marion U.
2016-23- 706-SLN
Free Agent  
32Jesus CruzP6-1 225 R-R 1995-04-15 22Salinas de Hidalgo,Mexico AAA2017-2018-     DL-7St. Louis Cardinals (A+)
3Matt Davis1B5-10 175 R-R 1994-12-08 22Mechanicsburg,Pennsylvania A+2014-2017-Cumberland Valley (Mechanicsburg,PA)Virginia Commonwealth U.   Free Agent  
25Bryce DentonLF6-0 191 R-R 1997-08-01 19Brentwood,Tennessee A+2015-2018-Ravenwood (Brentwood,TN)
2015- 2-  66-SLN
DL-7St. Louis Cardinals (A+)
4Imeldo DiazSS6-0 155 R-R 1997-11-02 19Villa de Cura,Venezuela A-2015-2018-     MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A-)
21Stanley Espinal3B6-2 188 R-R 1996-11-15 20Santiago de los Caballeros,Dom Rep A-2015-2018-  
2014-   UDFA-BOS
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A-)
38Alex FagaldeP6-3 220 R-R 1994-04-29 23El Dorado Hills,California A+2013-2018-Oak Ridge (El Dorado Hills,CA)California-Riverside, Cuesta Col
2017-30- 904-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A+)
19Steven FarinaroP6-0 170 R-R 1995-08-18 21Hayward,California A2013-2017-Head-Royce (Oakland,CA)
2013-11- 335-SLN
Free Agent  
7Mick FennellLF5-10 190 L-R 1994-04-30 23Butler,Pennsylvania A2013-2017-Butler Area (Butler,PA)California Pennsylvania
2016-22- 676-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A)
41Edwin FigueraSS5-10 160 R-R 1997-09-02 19Puerto La Cruz,Venezuela A2015-2018-  
2014-   UDFA-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A-)
23Erik GarciaC5-11 215 R-R 1993-03-23 24Mission,Texas A+2013-2017-   Missouri Baptist U., Weatherford Col   Free Agent  
23Joe GomezC6-0 190 B-R 1994-12-03 22Wellington,Florida A-2014-2018-Kings Academy (West Palm Beach,FL)Miami, Indian River St   MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A-)
11Noel GonzalezP5-11 190 R-R 1994-02-27 23Naches,Washington A2013-2018-Naches Valley (Naches,WA)Lewis-Clark St, Bellevue CC
2016-29- 886-SLN
Free Agent  
33Yariel Gonzalez1B6-1 190 B-R 1994-06-01 23Mayaguez,Puerto Rico A2016-2018-   Science and Arts Oklahoma   MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A)
8Robbie GordonP6-2 205 R-R 1993-06-08 24St. Louis,Missouri A+2016-2018-Ladue Horton Watkins (St. Louis,MO)Maryville U.
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A)
7Scott HurstCF5-10 175 L-R 1996-03-25 21Glendora,California A+2015-2018-Bishop Amat (La Puente,CA)Cal St Fullerton
2017- 3-  94-SLN
DL-7St. Louis Cardinals (A+)
43Zach Kirtley2B6-1 190 R-R 1996-10-01 20Highland,California A2015-2018-Redlands East Valley (Redlands,CA)St. Mary's Col California
2017- 5- 154-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A)
34Tyler Lancaster1B6-3 225 L-R 1994-08-01 22Bluffton,South Carolina A-2016-2017-Dutch Fork (Irmo,SC)Spartanburg Methodist Col
2016-16- 496-SLN
RestrictedSt. Louis Cardinals (A-)
44Will LatchamP6-2 185 R-R 1996-01-26 21Briarcliffe,Pennsylvania AA2017-2018-Cardinal O'Hara (Springfield,PA)Coastal Carolina U., Cumberland County Col
2017-17- 514-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (AAA)
16Caleb Lopes2B5-8 195 R-R 1995-07-21 21Mobile,Alabama A-2014-2018-Faith Academy (Mobile,AL)West Georgia, Coastal Alabama CC
Free Agent  
15Irving Lopez2B5-10 175 B-R 1995-06-30 22Hermosillo,Mexico A+2014-2018-Gila Ridge (Yuma,AZ)Florida International U., Arizona Western Col
2017-19- 574-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A+)
18Joshua LopezC5-10 188 R-R 1996-03-04 21Valencia,Venezuela A+2013-2017-  
2012-   UDFA-SLN
Free Agent  
5Daniel Martin2B5-11 180 R-R 1994-08-05 22Las Vegas,Nevada A-2013-2017-La Costa Canyon (Carlsbad,CA)Azusa Pacific U.
2015-24- 731-SLN
Free Agent  
28Levi MaVorhisP6-2 205 R-R 1994-07-31 22Seattle,Washington A2013-2018-Archbishop Murphy (Everett,WA)Kansas St   Free Agent  
4Evan Mendoza3B6-2 200 R-R 1996-06-28 21Sarasota,Florida AA2015-2018-Sarasota (Sarasota,FL)North Carolina St
2017-11- 334-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (AA)
31Jonathon MulfordP6-2 210 R-R 1994-08-16 22Massapequa,New York A-2013-2017-Massapequa (Massapequa,NY)Adelphi U.
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A-)
5Wood MyersSS5-9 171 L-R 1994-10-11 22Chapel Hill,North Carolina A+2014-2018-Charles E. Jordan (Durham,NC)North Carolina, Coastal Carolina U., Chipola Col
2017-29- 874-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A+)
21Hunter Newman1B6-2 210 R-R 1993-12-12 23Chapmansboro,Tennessee A-2013-2017-Goodpasture Christian (Madison,TN)Trevecca Nazarene U.
2015-22- 671-SLN
Free Agent  
55Dennis OrtegaC6-2 180 R-R 1997-06-11 20Valencia,Venezuela A2014-2018-  
2013-   UDFA-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A)
54Johan OviedoP6-6 210 R-R 1998-03-02 19Havana,Cuba A2016-2018-  
2016-   UDFA-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A)
32Anthony ShewP6-2 191 R-R 1993-11-03 23Long Beach,California AA2013-2018-Mission Viejo (Mission Viejo,CA)San Francisco, Saddleback Col   MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (AA)
26Keaton SiomkinP5-11 200 R-R 1992-06-17 25San Clemente,California A2012-2017-JSerra Catholic (San Juan Capistrano,CA)California   Free Agent  
53Andrew SummervilleP6-3 195 L-L 1995-09-04 21Seattle,Washington A2015-2018-Lakeside (Nine Mile,WA)Stanford U.
2017-12- 364-SLN
38Sam TewesP6-5 200 R-R 1995-02-06 22Lincoln,Nebraska AA2014-2018-Waverly (Waverly,NE)Wichita St
2016- 8- 256-SLN
MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A+)
15Colton ThompsonP6-0 190 L-L 1992-07-22 24Albuquerque,New Mexico A2016-2017-      
27Leland TilleyP6-3 215 R-R 1992-01-09 25Visalia,California A2013-2018-El Diamante (Visalia,CA)Bellevue U., Col. the Sequoias
2016-32- 976-SLN
Free Agent  
37Spencer TraynerP6-0 168 R-R 1994-12-22 22Tampa,Florida A2014-2017-Jesuit (Tampa,FL)North Carolina
2016-25- 766-SLN
Free Agent  
26Alexis WilsonC5-10 168 R-R 1996-08-13 20Los Mochis,Mexico A2014-2018-     MinorsSt. Louis Cardinals (A-)
35Jason ZgardowskiP6-5 190 R-R 1993-09-27 23San Antonio,Texas AA2014-2018-James Madison (San Antonio,TX)Angelo St, Midland Col   Free Agent  
45 Players