The Atlanta Braves today announced that they will have 24 non-roster invitees in Spring Training in 2015. The list of 24 includes several of the Braves' top prospects, including right-handed pitchers Jason Hursh and Cody Martin, left-handed pitcher Brady Feigl, catcher Tanner Murphy, third baseman Rio Ruiz and outfielder Mallex Smith.
The full roster of non-roster players includes left-handed pitchers Brady Feigl, Wandy Rodriguez, Eric Stults and Donnie Veal; right-handed pitchers Jason Hursh, Michael Kohn, Sugar Ray Marimon, Cody Martin and Chien-Ming Wang; catchers Yenier Bello, John Buck, Jesus Flores, Matt Kennelly, Tanner Murphy, Chris O'Dowd, Braeden Schlehuber and Jose Yepez; infielders Johan Camargo, Daniel Castro, Pedro Ciriaco, Kelly Johnson and Rio Ruiz; and outfielders Cedric Hunter and Mallex Smith.
The Atlanta Braves have been training at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Florida since 1998. Pitchers and catchers report to Spring Training on Friday, February 20, while position players report on Wednesday, February 25. The first full squad workout will be held on Thursday, February 26.
NON-ROSTER INVITEES (24)
PITCHERS (9): LHP Brady Feigl, RHP Jason Hursh, RHP Michael Kohn, RHP Sugar Ray Marimon, RHP Cody Martin, LHP Wandy Rodriguez, LHP Eric Stults, LHP Donnie Veal, RHP Chien-Ming Wang.
CATCHERS (8): Yenier Bello, John Buck, Jesus Flores, Matt Kennelly, Tanner Murphy, Chris O'Dowd, Braeden Schlehuber and Jose Yepez.
INFIELDERS (5): Johan Camargo, Daniel Castro, Pedro Ciriaco, Kelly Johnson and Rio Ruiz.
OUTFIELDER (2): Cedric Hunter, Mallex Smith.