Goldeyes Sign Three Rookies for 2012 Season

Goldeyes Sign Three Rookies for 2012 Season

By Brian Schultz

Three rookies have been signed to the Winnipeg Goldeyes for the 2012 season.

The club announced Friday that pitchers Chris Kaminski and Barrett Phillips and infielder/outfielder Dan Barbero have been added to the roster.

Kaminski, 23, finished his NCAA career with Jacksonville University last summer. He leaves Jacksonville University tied for the school’s all-time saves record with 16 and a career 3.52 ERA over 68 appearances, including nine starts.

Phillips, 21, played four games with the Gateway Grizzlies of the Frontier League last season, and had a 5-1 record and 2.63 ERA in 17 games out of the bullpen and earned three saves at the rookie level with in the Pittsburgh Pirates organization.

Barbero, 29, is a second-season rookie after completing his first professional season last summer in the Can-Am League.

The Goldeyes also signed right-handed pitcher Craig James from the Grand Prairie AirHogs as part of the Brian Myrow trade.


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