Brewers sign 16 players from 2015 First-Year Player Draft

Milwaukee inks 16 Draft selections and two undrafted free agents

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.

Rd. Overall Name Pos. B-T HT WT Born Hometown School Team
1 15 Trent Clark OF L-L 6-0 205 11/1/96 Fort Worth, TX Richland (TX) High School Arizona

2 55 Cody Ponce RHP R-R 6-6 240 4/25/94 Upland, CA Cal Poly Pomona University Helena

3 90 Nash Walters RHP R-R 6-4 190 5/18/97 Lindale, TX Lindale (TX) High School Arizona

8 241 Nate Griep RHP R-R 6-2 185 10/11/93 Gilbert, AZ Kansas State University Helena

9 271 Karsen Lindell RHP R-R 6-2 190 6/2/96 West Linn, OR West Linn (OR) High School Arizona

11 331 Jose Cuas SS R-R 6-3 190 6/28/94 Brooklyn, NY University of Maryland Helena

12 361 Drake Owenby LHP L-L 6-3 205 1/7/94 Powell, TN University of Tennessee Arizona

14 421 Tyrone Perry 1B L-R 6-1 265 10/24/95 Avon Park, FL Lakeland (FL) Senior High School Arizona

18 541 Gentry Fortuno RHP R-R 6-1 235 9/11/96 Pembroke Pines, FL Charles Flanagan (FL) High School Arizona

19 571 Steven Karkenny 1B R-R 6-2 210 3/30/93 Chatsworth, CA The Master's College Helena

20 601 David Lucroy RHP R-R 6-2 220 9/3/92 Umatilla, FL East Carolina University Arizona

27 811 Jonathan Perrin RHP R-R 6-4 210 5/23/93 Olathe, KS Oklahoma State University Arizona

28 841 Mitch Ghelfi C S-R 5-11 185 9/24/92 Wesley Chapel, FL University Wisconsin Milwaukee Arizona

31 931 Cross Colton RHP R-R 6-0 200 3/24/93 Tunnel Hill, GA Shorter University Arizona

35 1051 Quintin Torres-Costa LHP L-L 6-0 190 9/11/94 Hilo, HI University of Hawaii Arizona

38 1141 Scott Grist RHP R-R 6-3 180 5/31/92 Sugarland, TX Texas State University Arizona

-- Undrafted Jose Flores RHP R-R 6-3 190 11/21/92 Oakland, CA University Science & Arts of Oklahoma Arizona

-- Undrafted Omar Cotto OF S-R 5-11 195 2/28/92 San Juan, PR University of Southern California Helena