Texas's Tres Barrera ducks from the ball against UNLV Rebels in the inning during the NCAA men's college baseball game at the UFCU Disch-Falk Field in Austin,Tex., Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2016. RICARDO B. BRAZZIELL/AMERICAN-STATESMAN

BEVO BEAT Baseball

Where are the former Longhorns playing in the minors?

Posted April 7th, 2017


Minor League Baseball teams across the country started their season last night. There were seventeen former Longhorns on minor league rosters hoping to make it to the “The Show.”

Taylor Jungmann started the season on the Milwaukee Brewers roster but was option to Double-A Biloxi yesterday. Drew Stubbs opted out of his contract with Minnesota last week but has reportedly signed a minor league deal with San Francisco.

Here is a list of what teams the former Longhorns are playing for this year:



Former Longhorns in the minors

PlayerPos.MLB teamLevelTeam
Tres BarreraCWashingtonClass AHagerstown Suns
Kirby BellowPArizonaClass A AdvancedVisalia Rawhide
Ty CulbrethPColoradoClass AAsheville Tourists
John CurtissPMinnesotaDouble-AChattanooga Lookouts
Parker FrenchPColoradoDouble-AHartford Yard Goats
C.J. HinojosaSSSan FranciscoDouble-ARichmond Flying Squirrels
Ben JohnsonOFKansas CityClass ALexington Legends
Taylor JungmanPMilwaukeeDouble-ABiloxi Shuckers
Brooks Marlow2BHoustonClass A AdvancedLancaster JetHawks
Andrew McKirahanPCincinnatiTriple-ALouisville Bats
Hoby MilnerPPhiladelphiaTriple-ALehigh Valley IronPigs
Mark PaytonOFNY YankeesTriple-AScranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders
Dillon PetersPMiamiDouble-AJacksonville Jumbo Shrimp
Omar QuintanillaSSN/ATriple-AToros de Tijuana
Lukas SchiraldiPSeattleClass A AdvancedModesto Nuts
Erich Weiss2BPittsburghTriple-AIndianapolis Indians
Brandon WorkmanPBostonTriple-APawtucket Red Sox

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