Road to the Show  Myrtle Beach MLB Alumni
The Pelicans have had four former players debut in the major leagues in 2018 for the first time in their career.
(Name  Debut date with MLB team  Years with Pelicans)
Billy McKinney  March 30, 2018  New York Yankees  2015
Pedro Araujo  March 31, 2018  Baltimore Orioles  201617
David Bote  April 21, 2018  Chicago Cubs  2016
Gleyber Torres  April 22, 2018  New York Yankees  201516
Here is a complete list of former Pelicans who have reached the major leagues:
Player

Years w/MB

MLB Debut Date

Debut Team


Juan Abreu (P) 
2010 
8/29/2011 
Astros 
Winston Abreu (P) 
1999 
8/6/2006 
Orioles 
Manny Acosta (P) 
200305 
8/12/2007 
Braves 
Hanser Alberto (IF) 
201214 
5/29/2015 
Rangers 
Cory Aldridge (OF) 
2000 
9/5/2001 
Braves 
Jorge Alfaro (C) 
201314 
9/12/16 
Phillies 
Elvis Andrus (IF) 
2007 
4/6/2009 
Rangers 
Pedro Araujo (P) 
201617 
3/31/2018 
Orioles 
Jose Ascanio (P) 
200506 
7/13/2007 
Braves 
Alec Asher (P) 
2013 
8/30/2015 
Phillies 
Luis Atilano (P) 
2006 
4/23/2010 
Nationals 
Steve Avery (P)** 
2000 
6/13/1990 
Braves 
Luis Avilan (P) 
2010 
7/14/2012 
Braves 
Kevin Barry (P) 
2002 
6/26/2006 
Braves 
Brandon Beachy (P) 
2009 
9/20/2010 
Braves 
Matt Belisle (P) 
2000 
9/7/2003 
Reds 
Chad Bell (P) 
201112, 2014 
5/10/17 
Tigers 
Jeff Bennett (P)*** 
2008 
4/6/2004 
Brewers 
Wilson Betemit (IF) 
2001 
9/18/2001 
Braves 
Paul Blackburn (P) 
2015 
7/01/2017 
Athletics 
Gregor Blanco (OF) 
200304 
3/30/2008 
Braves 
Jung Bong (P) 
200001 
4/23/2002 
Braves 
J.C. Boscan (C) 
200103 
10/1/2010 
Braves 
Wilfredo Boscan (P) 
2011 
5/19/16 
Pirates 
Christpher Bostick (IF/OF) 
2014 
5/7/2017 
Pirates 
David Bote (IF) 
2016 
4/21/2018 
Cubs 
Blaine Boyer (P) 
2004 
6/12/2005 
Braves 
Lewis Brinson (OF) 
2014 
6/11/2017 
Brewers 
Michael Broadway (P) 
200809 
6/13/2015 
Giants 
Victor Caratini (C) 
2015 
6/28/15 
Cubs 
Jeimer Candelario (IF) 
2015 
7/3/16 
Cubs 
Barbaro Canizares (IF/OF) 
2006 
6/11/2009 
Braves 
Jose Capellan (P) 
2004 
9/12/2004 
Braves 
Ramon Castro (UTIL) 
2000 
6/21/2004 
Athletics 
Jaye Chapman (P) 
200810 
9/4/2012 
Cubs 
Alexander Claudio (P) 
2014 
8/13/2014 
Rangers 
Paul Clemens (P) 
2010 
4/9/2013 
Astros 
Brad Clontz (P)* 
2001 
4/26/1995 
Braves 
William Collazo (P) 
2003 
9/5/2007 
Mets 
Roman Colon (P) 
2002 
8/21/2004 
Braves 
Gerardo Concepcion (P) 
2015 
6/21/16 
Cubs 
Willson Contreras (C)*** 
2017 
6/17/2016 
Cubs 
David Cortes (P)** 
2001 
8/30/1999 
Braves 
Erik Cordier (P) 
2009 
9/3/2014 
Giants 
Kyle Davies (P) 
2004 
5/21/2005 
Braves 
Joe Dawley (P) 
2001 
9/29/2002 
Braves 
Randall Delgado (P) 
2010 
6/17/2011 
Braves 
Chris Denorfia (IF)*** 
2015 
9/7/2005 
Reds 
Mark DeRosa (IF)*** 
2002 
9/2/1998 
Braves 
Joey Devine (P) 
200506 
8/20/2005 
Braves 
Scott Diamond (P) 
2008 
7/18/2011 
Twins 
Ryan Drese (P)* 
2007 
7/29/2001 
Indians 
Jon Edwards (P) 
20122013 
8/15/2014 
Rangers 
Cody Ege (P) 
201314 
4/23/16 
Marlins 
Jerad Eickhoff (P) 
2013 
8/21/2015 
Phillies 
John Ennis (P) 
2001 
4/10/2002 
Braves 
Robbie Erlin (P) 
2011 
4/30/2013 
Padres 
Andrew Faulkner (P) 
2014 
8/31/2015 
Rangers 
Tyler Flowers (C) 
2008 
9/3/2009 
White Sox 
Wilmer Font (P) 
2012 
9/18/2012 
Rangers 
John Foster (P) 
2000 
4/24/2002 
Braves 
Jeff Francoeur (OF) 
2004 
7/7/2005 
Braves 
Freddie Freeman (IF) 
2009 
9/1/2010 
Braves 
Rafael Furcal (IF) 
1999 
4/4/2000 
Braves 
Joey Gallo (IF/OF) 
2014 
6/2/2015 
Rangers 
Leury Garcia (IF) 
2011 
4/6/2013 
Rangers 
Cory Gearrin (P) 
200809 
4/25/2011 
Braves 
Marcus Giles (IF) 
1999, 2004*** 
4/17/2001 
Braves 
Tom Glavine (P)*** 
2008 
8/17/1987 
Braves 
Alex "Chi Chi" Gonzalez (P) 
201314 
5/30/2015 
Rangers 
Philip Gosselin (IF/OF) 
2010 
8/16/2013 
Braves 
Nick Green (IF) 
200001 
5/15/2004 
Braves 
Justin Grimm (P) 
2011 
6/16/2012 
Rangers 
Mike Hampton (P)*** 
2008 
4/17/1993 
Mariners 
Jacob Hannemann (OF) 
2015 
9/9/2017 
Mariners 
Tommy Hanson (P) 
200708 
6/7/2009 
Braves 
Ian Happ (IF/OF) 
2016 
5/13/17 
Cubs 
Matt Harrison (P) 
2006 
7/8/2008 
Rangers 
Deunte Heath (P) 
200708 
1/1/2012 
White Sox 
Kyle Hendricks (P) 
2012 
7/10/2014 
Cubs 
Diory Hernandez (IF) 
200507 
5/21/2009 
Braves 
Gorkys Hernandez (OF) 
2008 
5/21/2012 
Pirates 
Luis Hernandez (IF) 
2004 
7/8/2007 
Orioles 
Odubel Herrera (OF) 
201214 
4/6/2015 
Phillies 
Mike Hessman (IF) 
1999 
8/22/2003 
Braves 
Jason Heyward (OF) 
200809 
4/5/2010 
Braves 
Brandon Hicks (IF) 
2008 
5/5/2010 
Braves 
Trey Hodges (P) 
2001 
9/10/2002 
Braves 
J.J. Hoover (P) 
200910 
4/25/2012 
Reds 
Jared Hoying (OF) 
201112 
5/23/16 
Rangers 
Tim Hudson (P)*** 
2009 
6/8/1999 
Athletics 
Luke Jackson (P) 
201213 
9/4/2015 
Rangers 
Chuck James (P) 
2005 
9/28/2005 
Braves 
Kelly Johnson (IF) 
2002 
5/29/2005 
Braves 
Brandon Jones (OF) 
200506 
9/16/2007 
Braves 
Keone Kela (P) 
2014 
4/7/2015 
Rangers 
Ryan Kelly (P) 
2011 
6/30/2015 
Braves 
Phil Klein (P) 
20122013 
8/1/2014 
Rangers 
Craig Kimbrel (P) 
200809 
5/7/2010 
Braves 
Ben Kozlowski (P) 
200102 
11/19/2002 
Rangers 
Ryan Langerhans (OF) 
200001 
4/28/2002 
Braves 
Adam LaRoche (IF) 
200102 
4/7/2004 
Braves 
Jose Leclerc (P) 
2014 
7/6/16 
Rangers 
Anthony Lerew (P) 
2004 
9/4/2005 
Braves 
Jeff Locke (P) 
2009 
9/10/2011 
Pirates 
Dillon Maples (P) 
201617 
9/3/2017 
Cubs 
Jason Marquis (P) 
1999 
6/6/2000 
Braves 
Andy Marte (IF) 
2003 
6/7/2005 
Braves 
Nick Martinez (P) 
2013 
4/5/2014 
Rangers 
Macay McBride (P) 
2003 
6/6/2005 
Braves 
Brian McCann (C) 
2004, 2009*** 
6/10/2005 
Braves 
Chris McGuiness (IF) 
2011 
6/7/2013 
Rangers 
Billy McKinney (OF) 
2015 
3/30/2018 
Yankees 
Kris Medlen (P) 
2007 
5/21/2009 
Braves 
Roman Mendez (P) 
2012 
7/8/2014 
Rangers 
Dan Meyer (P) 
2003 
9/14/2004 
Braves 
Zach Miner (P) 
2003 
6/4/2006 
Tigers 
Charlie Morton (P) 
2006 
6/14/2008 
Braves 
Joey Nation (P) 
1999 
9/23/2000 
Cubs 
Brett Nicholas (C/1B) 
201112 
4/11/16 
Rangers 
Brett Oberholtzer (P) 
2010 
4/21/2013 
Astros 
Rougned Odor (2B) 
2013 
5/8/2014 
Rangers 
Mike Olt (IF) 
2011 
8/2/2012 
Rangers 
Peterson T. Orr (UTIL IF) 
200102 
4/5/2005 
Braves 
Joesph Ortiz (P) 
2011 
3/31/2013 
Rangers 
Jimmy Osting (P) 
2000 
5/2/2001 
Padres 
James Parr (P) 
200607 
9/4/2008 
Braves 
Brayan Pena (C) 
200203 
5/23/2005 
Braves 
Tony Pena Jr. (IF) 
2003 
4/13/2006 
Braves 
Martin Prado (IF) 
2005 
4/23/2006 
Braves 
Scott Proctor (P) 
2010*** 
4/20/2004 
Yankees 
Horacio Ramirez (P) 
2000 
4/2/2003 
Braves 
Neil Ramirez (P) 
2011 
4/25/2014 
Cubs 
Cory Rasmus (P) 
2010 
5/22/2013 
Braves 
JoJo Reyes (P) 
2006 
7/7/2007 
Braves 
Luis Rivera (P) 
1999 
4/4/2000 
Braves 
Drew Robinson (IF/OF) 
2013 
4/5/2017 
Rangers 
Robbie Ross (P) 
2011 
4/8/2012 
Rangers 
Ben Rowen (P) 
2012 
6/15/2014 
Rangers 
Jarrod Saltalamacchia (C) 
2005 
5/2/2007 
Atlanta 
Clint Sammons (C) 
200607 
9/12/2007 
Braves 
Luis Sardinas (SS) 
2013 
4/20/2014 
Rangers 
Jordan Schafer (OF) 
200708 
4/5/2009 
Braves 
Jason Shiell (P) 
1999 
9/8/2002 
Padres 
Scott Sobkowiak (P) 
1999, 02 
10/7/2001 
Braves 
Jorge Soler (OF)*** 
2015 
8/27/2014 
Cubs 
Tim Spooneybarger (P) 
2000 
9/5/2001 
Braves 
Zeke Spruill (P) 
2010 
6/21/2013 
D'Backs 
Adam Stern (OF) 
200203 
7/7/2005 
Red Sox 
Ryan Strausborger (OF) 
2011 
8/5/2015 
Rangers 
Jesus Sucre (C) 
200910 
5/24/2013 
Mariners 
Julio Teheran (P) 
2010 
5/7/2011 
Braves 
Tomas Telis (C) 
2012 
8/25/2014 
Rangers 
Nick Tepesch (P) 
2012 
4/9/2013 
Rangers 
Chuck Thomas (OF) 
200103 
6/23/2004 
Braves 
Scott Thorman (IF) 
200304 
6/18/2006 
Braves 
Gleyber Torres (IF) 
201516 
4/22/2018 
Yankees 
Steve Torrealba (C) 
199900 
10/6/2001 
Braves 
JenHo Tseng (P) 
2015 
9/14/2017 
Cubs 
Jonny Venters (P) 
200708 
4/17/2010 
Braves 
Christian Villanueva (IF) 
2012 
9/18/2012 
Padres 
Arodys Vizcaino (P) 
2010 
8/10/2011 
Braves 
Brad Voyles (P) 
199901 
9/8/2001 
Royals 
Adam Wainwright (P) 
2002 
9/11/2005 
Cardinals 
Chris Waters (P) 
200205 
8/5/2008 
Orioles 
Matt West (P) 
20112012 
7/10/2014 
Rangers 
Sean White (P) 
200405 
4/4/2007 
Mariners 
Joe Wieland (P) 
2011 
4/14/2012 
Padres 
Nick Williams (OF) 
2014 
6/30/2017 
Phillies 
Joe Winkelsas (P)** 
2001 
4/10/1999 
Braves 
Dewayne Wise (OF)** 
2004 
4/6/2000 
Blue Jays 
Matt Young (OF) 
200607 
4/3/2011 
Braves 
Mark Zagunis (OF) 
2015 
6/22/2017 
Cubs 
*Did not return to big leagues after playing in Myrtle Beach
**Debuted in the big leagues prior to playing in Myrtle Beach but returned to the majors
***MLB Rehab Assignment