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The Missoula Osprey are a minor league baseball team, affiliated with the Arizona Diamondbacks in Missoula, Montana. The team plays its home games at Ogren Park at Allegiance Field. The club is a member of the Pioneer League, a short-season league which is designated Rookie Advanced. The Osprey have won the Pioneer League championship four times; in 1999, 2006, 2012 and 2015.

Missoula Osprey
Founded in 1987
Missoula, Montana
Missoula Osprey.PNGOspreys cap.PNG
Team logoCap insignia
Class-level
CurrentAdvanced Rookie (1987–present)
Minor league affiliations
LeaguePioneer League (1987–present)
DivisionNorthern Division
Major league affiliations
CurrentArizona Diamondbacks (1996–present)
Previous
Minor league titles
League titles (4)
  • 1999
  • 2006
  • 2012
  • 2015
Division titles (4)
  • 1998
  • 1999
  • 2006
  • 2009
Team data
NicknameMissoula Osprey (1999–present)
Previous names
  • Lethbridge Black Diamonds (1996–1999)
  • Lethbridge Mounties (1992–1995)
  • Gate City Pioneers (1991)
  • Pocatello Pioneers (1990)
  • Pocatello Giants (1987–1989)
BallparkOgren Park at Allegiance Field (2004–present)
Previous parks
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
Mountain Baseball, LLC
ManagerMike Benjamin
General ManagerJeff Griffin

The Osprey have played in Missoula since 1999. Previously, the franchise played in Lethbridge, Alberta from 1992 to 1998, and in Pocatello, Idaho from 1987 to 1991.

Osprey alumni with MLB experienceEdit

RosterEdit

Missoula Osprey roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 43 Bobby Ay
  • 29 Ezequiel De La Cruz
  • 31 Denson Hull
  • 40 Dustin Lacaze
  • 18 Jared Liebelt
  • 39 Nick Marchese
  • 15 Edgar Martinez
  • 47 Justin Martinez
  • 34 Josh McMinn
  • 48 Junior Mieses
  • 46 Austin Pope
  • 26 Tyler Poulin
  • 17 Oliver Rosario
  •  9 Mitchell Stumpo
  • 41 Dan Swain
  • -- Alex Valdez
  • 28 Jhonny Valdez
  • 50 Landon Whitson
  • 23 Chris Williams
  • 21 Pedro Zorrilla

Catchers

  • 14 Axel Andueza
  • 25 Douglas Lanza
  • 38 Luvin Valbuena

Infielders

  • 36 Spencer Brickhouse
  • 11 Cam Coursey
  • 30 Jose Curpa
  •  8 Cesar Garcia
  • 45 Francis Martinez
  • 24 Carson Maxwell
  • 20 Jose Reyes

Outfielders

  • 37 Tristen Carranza
  • 33 Neyfy Castillo
  • 10 Wilderd Patino
  • 44 Leodany Perez
  • 16 David Sanchez
  • 19 Kevin Watson Jr.


Manager

  • 18 Juan Francia

Coaches

  • 4 Mike Benjamin (coach)
  • 12 Manny Garcia (pitching)
  • 7 K.C. Judge (hitting)


  7-day injured list
* On Arizona Diamondbacks 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated October 1, 2019
Transactions
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Arizona Diamondbacks minor league players


Minor league affiliationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Osprey alumni in MLB" (PDF). milb.com. November 4, 2016. Retrieved January 18, 2017.

External linksEdit