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Only players making their Major League debut AFTER playing for the Altoona Curve are included. Players are listed in order of their MLB debuts.

Player Altoona Year(s) MLB Debut Team
1. Yamid Haad, C 1999-01 7/5/1999 Pittsburgh
2. Kory DeHaan, OF 1999 4/25/2000 San Diego
3. Brian O'Connor, LHP 1999-00, '02 5/13/2000 Pittsburgh
4. Bronson Arroyo, RHP 1999 6/12/2000 Pittsburgh
5. Kane Davis, RHP 1999 6/12/2000 Cleveland
6. Tike Redman, OF 1999 6/30/2000 Pittsburgh
7. Stephen L. Sparks, RHP 2000-01 7/19/2000 Pittsburgh
8. Alex Hernandez, OF 1999-00 9/1/2000 Pittsburgh
9. Adam Hyzdu, OF 1999-00 9/8/2000 Pittsburgh
10. Brian Smith, RHP 1999-01 9/11/2000 Pittsburgh
11. Jack Wilson, SS 2000 4/3/2001 Pittsburgh
12. Joe Beimel, LHP 2000 4/8/2001 Pittsburgh
13. Craig Wilson, C/1B 1999 4/22/2001 Pittsburgh
14. Rob Mackowiak, UTL 1999-00 5/19/2001 Pittsburgh
15. Dave Williams, LHP 2001 6/6/2001 Pittsburgh
16. Jarrod Patterson, 3B 2000 6/16/2001 Detroit
17. Luis Figueroa, INF 1999-00 6/27/2001 Pittsburgh
18. Humberto Cota, C 2000 9/9/2001 Pittsburgh
19. Brendan Donnelly, RHP 1999 4/9/2002 Los Angeles (AL)
20. Ron Wright, 1B 1999 4/14/2002 Seattle
21. Kevin Pickford, LHP 2000 5/16/2002 San Diego
22. Matt Duff, RHP 1999-00 7/30/2002 St. Louis
23. Tony Alvarez, OF 2001-02 9/4/2002 Pittsburgh
24. J.J. Davis, OF 2001-02 9/4/2002 Pittsburgh
25. Chris Spurling, RHP 2001-02 4/2/2003 Detroit
26. D.J. Carrasco, RHP 2000-01 4/2/2003 Kansas City
27. Carlos Rivera, 1B 2001-02 6/22/2003 Pittsburgh
28. Mike Gonzalez, LHP 1999, 01-03 8/11/2003 Pittsburgh
29. John Grabow, LHP 2000-03 9/14/2003 Pittsburgh
30. J.R. House, C 2001-03 9/27/2003 Pittsburgh
31. Shawn Camp, RHP 2001, '03 4/5/2004 Kansas City
32. Jeff Bennett, RHP 2001, '03 4/6/2004 Milwaukee
33. Jose Castillo, INF 2003 4/7/2004 Pittsburgh
34. Mike Johnston, LHP 2003 4/7/2004 Pittsburgh
35. Chris Shelton, 1B/C 2003 4/15/2004 Detroit
36. Anastacio Martinez, RHP 2003 5/22/2004 Boston
37. Sean Burnett, LHP 2003 5/30/2004 Pittsburgh
38. Sam McConnell, LHP 1999-00 6/25/2004 Atlanta
39. John Van Benschoten, RHP 2003, '06 8/18/2004 Pittsburgh
40. Ian Snell, RHP 2003-04 8/20/2004 Pittsburgh
41. Jeff Keppinger, INF 2004 8/20/2004 New York (NL)
42. Frank Brooks, LHP 2003 8/27/2004 Pittsburgh
43. Chris Duffy, OF 2003-04 4/7/2005 Pittsburgh
44. Ray Sadler, OF 2003-06 5/8/2005 Pittsburgh
45. Ryan Doumit, C 2001, '04 6/5/2005 Pittsburgh
46. Nate McLouth, OF 2004 6/29/2005 Pittsburgh
47. Zach Duke, LHP 2004, '10 7/2/2005 Pittsburgh
48. Brad Eldred, 1B 2004-05 7/22/2005 Pittsburgh
49. Paul Maholm, LHP 2005 8/30/2005 Pittsburgh
50. Chris Heintz, C 2003 9/10/2005 Minnesota
51. Matt Capps, RHP 2005 9/16/2005 Pittsburgh
52. Bryan Bullington, RHP 2004 9/18/2005 Pittsburgh
53. Tom Gorzelanny, LHP 2004-05 9/20/2005 Pittsburgh
54. Ronny Paulino, C 2003-05 9/25/2005 Pittsburgh
55. Yurendell de Caster, INF 2004 5/21/2006 Pittsburgh
56. Josh Sharpless, RHP 2005-06 8/1/2006 Pittsburgh
57. Rajai Davis, OF 2005 8/14/2006 Pittsburgh
58. Brian Rogers, RHP 2006 9/1/2006 Pittsburgh
59. Carlos Maldonado, C 2005-06 9/8/2006 Pittsburgh
60. Shane Youman, LHP 2004-06 9/10/2006 Pittsburgh
61. Craig Stansberry, INF 2005-06 8/25/2007 San Diego
62. Romulo Sanchez, RHP 2005-07 8/26/2007 Pittsburgh
63. Steve Pearce, 1B 2007 9/1/2007 Pittsburgh
64. Nyjer Morgan, OF 2006 9/1/2007 Pittsburgh
65. Jonathan Albaladejo, RHP 2006-07 9/5/2007 Washington
66. Dave Davidson, LHP 2006-07 9/6/2007 Pittsburgh
68. Rico Washington, INF 2000-02 4/1/2008 St. Louis
68. Brian Bixler, INF 2006 4/6/2008 Pittsburgh
69. Brent Lillibridge, INF 2006 4/26/2008 Atlanta
70. Jimmy Barthmaier, RHP 2008 6/27/2008 Pittsburgh
71. Yoslan Herrera, RHP 2007-08 7/12/2008 Pittsburgh
72. Randy Ruiz, 1B 2007 8/1/2008 Minnesota
73. Luis Cruz, INF 2008 9/2/2008 Pittsburgh
74. Ronald Belisario, RHP 2007-08 4/7/2009 Los Angeles (NL)
75. Andrew McCutchen, OF 2006-07 6/4/2009 Pittsburgh
76. Neil Walker, INF 2006-07 9/1/2009 Pittsburgh
77. Jose Tabata, OF 2008-09 6/9/2010 Pittsburgh
78. Brad Lincoln, RHP 2009 6/9/2010 Pittsburgh
79. Pedro Alvarez, 3B 2009 6/16/2010 Pittsburgh
80. Alex Presley, OF 2010 9/8/2010 Pittsburgh
81. Mike Crotta, RHP 2007, '09-10 4/3/2011 Pittsburgh
82. Daniel Moskos, LHP 2009-10 4/30/2011 Pittsburgh
83. Josh Harrison, 2B/3B 2010 5/31/2011 Pittsburgh
84. Tony Watson, LHP 2009-10 6/8/2011 Pittsburgh
85. Chase d'Arnaud, 2B/SS 2010 6/24/2011 Pittsburgh
86. Eric Fryer, C 2011 6/26/2011 Pittsburgh
87. Aaron Thompson, LHP 2011 8/24/2011 Pittsburgh
88. Jared Hughes, RHP 2008-11 9/7/2011 Pittsburgh
89. Jeff Locke, LHP 2010-11 9/19/2011 Pittsburgh
90. Matt Hague, 1B 2010 4/7/2012 Pittsburgh
91. Gorkys Hernandez, OF 2009-10 5/21/2012 Pittsburgh
92. Jordy Mercer, INF 2010-11 5/29/2012 Pittsburgh
93. Starling Marte, OF 2011 7/26/2012 Pittsburgh
94. Todd Redmond, RHP 2007 8/18/2012 Cincinnati
95. Kyle McPherson, RHP 2011-12 8/20/2012 Pittsburgh
96. Justin WIlson, LHP 2010 8/20/2012 Pittsburgh
97. Steve Lerud, C 2008-09 8/30/2012 Philadelphia
98. Brock Holt, 2B/SS 2011-12 9/1/2012 Pittsburgh
99. Jean Machi, RHP 2009 9/3/2012 San Francisco
100. Bryan Morris, RHP 2010-11 9/14/2012 Pittsburgh
101. Phil Irwin, RHP 2011-12 4/14/2013 Pittsburgh
102. Robbie Grossman, OF 2012 4/24/2013 Houston
103. Gerrit Cole, RHP 2012 6/11/2013 Pittsburgh
104. Brandon Cumpton, RHP 2012-13 6/15/2013 Pittsburgh
105. Tony Sanchez, C 2011-13 6/23/2013 Pittsburgh
106. Duke Welker, RHP 2011-12 6/23/2013 Pittsburgh
107. Vic Black, RHP 2012 6/25/2013 Pittsburgh
108. Andrew Lambo, OF 2010-13 8/13/2013 Pittsburgh
109. Kris Johnson, LHP 2012 8/18/2013 Pittsburgh
110. Stolmy Pimentel, RHP 2013 9/4/2013 Pittsburgh
111. Casey Sadler, RHP 2013 5/2/2014 Pittsburgh
112. Rudy Owens, LHP 2010 5/23/2014 Houston
113. Jamie Romak, INF 2008-09 5/28/2014 Los Angeles (NL)
114. Gregory Polanco, OF 2013 6/10/2014 Pittsburgh
115. Hunter Strickland, RHP 2012 9/1/2014 San Francisco
116. John Holdzkom, RHP 2014 9/2/2014 Pittsburgh
117. Diego Moreno, RHP 2010-11 6/22/2015 New York (AL)
118. Alex Dickerson, OF 2013 8/6/2015 San Diego
119. Ramon Cabrera, C 2012, '14 9/5/2015 Cincinnati
120. Elias Diaz, C 2014 9/12/2015 Pittsburgh
121. Keon Broxton, OF 2014-15 9/21/2015 Pittsburgh
122. Yhonathan Barrios, RHP 2015 9/24/2015 Milwaukee
123. Alen Hanson, INF 2013-14 5/16/2016 Pittsburgh
124. A.J. Morris, RHP 2014 5/24/2016 Cincinnati
125. Jameson Taillon, RHP 2012-13 6/8/2016 Pittsburgh
126. Adrian Sampson, RHP 2014 6/18/2016 Seattle
127. Jacob Stallings, C 2012, '15 6/19/2016 Pittsburgh
128. Adam Frazier, UTL 2015 6/24/2016 Pittsburgh
129. Chad Kuhl, RHP 2015 6/26/2016 Pittsburgh
130. Dustin Molleken, RHP 2009-10 7/4/2016 Detroit
131. Steven Brault, LHP 2015 7/5/2016 Pittsburgh
132. Tyler Glasnow, RHP 2015 7/7/2016 Pittsburgh
133. Josh Bell, 1B/RF 2014-15 7/8/2016 Pittsburgh
134. Max Moroff, 2B 2015 7/31/2016 Pittsburgh
135. JaCoby Jones, SS/OF 2015 8/30/2016 Detroit
136. Joely Rodriguez, RHP 2014 9/11/2016 Philadelphia
137. Willy Garcia, OF 2014-15 4/14/2017 Chicago (AL)
138. Jose Osuna, 1B/OF 2015-16 4/18/2017 Pittsburgh
139. Dovydas Neverauskas, RHP 2016 4/24/2017 Pittsburgh
140. Gift Ngoepe, INF 2013-15, '19 4/26/2017 Pittsburgh
141. Edgar Santana, RHP 2016 6/10/2017 Pittsburgh
142. Jordan Luplow, OF 2017 7/28/2017 Pittsburgh
143. Angel Sanchez, RHP 2014-15 8/24/2017 Pittsburgh
144. Clay Holmes, RHP 2016 4/6/2018 Pittsburgh
145. Nick Kingham, RHP 2013-14, '16, '18 4/29/2018 Pittsburgh
146. Brandon Mann, LHP 2014 5/13/2018 Texas
147. Austin Meadows, OF 2015-16 5/18/2018 Pittsburgh
148. Robert Stock, RHP 2015 6/24/2018 San Diego
149. Tanner Anderson, RHP 2017 7/2/2018 Pittsburgh
150. Jeremy Bleich, LHP 2015 7/13/2018 Oakland
151. Alex McRae, RHP 2016-17 8/1/2018 Pittsburgh
152. Kevin Newman, SS 2016-17 8/16/2018 Pittsburgh
153. Daniel Zamora, RHP 2017 8/17/2018 New York (NL)
154. Pablo Reyes, UTL 2017-18 9/2/2018 Pittsburgh
155. Kevin Kramer, 2B 2017 9/5/2018 Pittsburgh
156. Reese McGuire, C 2016 9/6/2018 Toronto
157. Nick Burdi, RHP 2018 9/11/2018 Pittsburgh
158. Connor Joe, OF 2017 3/28/2019 San Francisco
159. Jason Martin, OF 2018 4/6/2019 Pittsburgh
160. Cole Tucker, SS 2017-18 4/20/2019 Pittsburgh
161. Bryan Reynolds 2018 4/20/2019 Pittsburgh
162. Taylor Hearn, LHP 2018 4/25/2019 Texas
163. Montana DuRapau, RHP 2015-18 5/9/2019 Pittsburgh
164. Harold Ramirez, OF 2016 5/11/2019 Miami
165. Geoff Hartlieb, RHP 2018 5/18/2019 Pittsburgh
166. Josh Smith, LHP 2015-16 5/25/2019 Cleveland
167. Mitch Keller, RHP 2017-18 5/27/2019 Pittsburgh
168. Dario Agrazal, RHP 2017-19 6/15/2019 Pittsburgh
169. Luis Escobar, RHP 2018 7/13/2019 Pittsburgh
170. James Marvel, RHP 2018-19 9/8/2019 Pittsburgh
171. JT Brubaker, RHP 2017-18 7/26/2020 Pittsburgh
172. Cody Ponce, RHP 2019 8/2/2020 Pittsburgh
173. Nick Mears, RHP 2019 8/8/2020 Pittsburgh
174. Brandon Waddell, LHP 2016-19 8/14/2020 Pittsburgh
175. Will Craig, 1B 2018 8/27/2020 Pittsburgh
176. Ke'Bryan Hayes, 3B 2018 9/1/2020 Pittsburgh
177. Wyatt Mathisen, INF 2017-18 9/7/2020 Arizona
178. Blake Cederlind, RHP 2019 9/15/2020 Pittsburgh
179. Jared Oliva, OF 2019 9/21/2020 Pittsburgh

MLB Before Altoona

Players that had Major League experience BEFORE playing for the Altoona Curve and not on a rehab assignment.

Player Altoona Year(s) Previous MLB Clubs
1. Steve Bieser, C 1999 New York (NL), Pittsburgh
2. Enrique Burgos, RHP 1999 Kansas City, San Francisco
3. Matt Dunbar, LHP 1999 Florida
4. Todd Dunn, OF 1999 Milwaukee
5. Joey Long, LHP 1999 San Diego
6. Mike Robertson, 1B/OF 1999 Chicago (AL), Philadelphia, Arizona
7. Mel Rosario, C 1999 Baltimore
8. John Wehner, INF 1999, '01 Pittsburgh, Florida
9. Jimmy Anderson, LHP 2000 Pittsburgh
10. Keith Williams, OF 2000 San Francisco
11. Mike Garcia, RHP 2001 Pittsburgh
12. Scarborough Green, OF 2001 St. Louis, Texas
13. Shane Monahan, OF 2001 Seattle
14. Chris Peterson, INF 2001 Colorado
15. Jason Phillips, RHP 2001 Pittsburgh
16. Jim Dougherty, RHP 2002 Houston, Oakland, Pittsburgh
17. Brian Looney, LHP 2002 Montreal, Boston
18. Kevin Sefcik, INF 2002 Philadelphia, Colorado
19. Ryan Vogelsong, RHP 2002 San Francisco, Pittsburgh
20. Tom Fordham, LHP 2003 Chicago (AL)
21. Chan Perry, INF 2003 Cleveland, Kansas City
22. Kevin Nicholson, INF 2003-04 San Diego
23. Mike Crudale, RHP 2004 St. Louis, Milwaukee
24. Tomas de la Rosa, INF 2004 Montreal
25. Andrew Lorraine, LHP 2004 California, Chicago (AL), Oakland, Seattle, Chicago (NL)
26. David Lundquist, RHP 2004 Chicago (AL), San Diego
27. Donaldo Mendez, SS 2004 San Diego
28. Mike Moriarty, INF 2004 Baltimore
29. Scott Sheldon, INF 2004 Oakland, Texas
30. Blake Stein, RHP 2004 Oakland, Kansas City
31. Tom Evans, INF 2004-05 Toronto, Texas
32. Jose Bautista, 3B 2005 Baltimore, Tampa Bay, Kansas City, Pittsburgh
33. Howie Clark, OF 2005 Baltimore, Toronto
34. Hansel Izquierdo, RHP 2005 Florida
35. Justin Kaye, RHP 2005 Seattle
36. Jason Roach, RHP 2005-07 New York (NL)
37. Rich Thompson, OF 2005-06 Kansas City, Tampa Bay
38. Travis Chapman, OF 2006 Philadelphia
39. Brandon Knight, RHP 2006 New York (AL)
40. Blaine Neal, RHP 2006 Florida, Boston, Colorado
41. Simon Pond, OF 2006 Toronto
42. Nerio Rodriguez, RHP 2006 Baltimore, Toronto, Cleveland, St. Louis
43. Jorge Vasquez, RHP 2006 Kansas City
44. Peter Bergeron, OF 2007 Montreal
45. Dewon Brazelton, RHP 2007 Tampa Bay, San Diego
46. Russ Johnson, INF 2007 Houston, Tampa Bay, New York (AL)
47. Jose Paniagua, RHP 2007 Montreal, Seattle, Detroit, Chicago (AL)
48. Alay Soler, RHP 2007 New York (NL)
49. Chris Truby, INF 2007 Houston, Detroit, Montreal, Tampa Bay
50. Melvin Dorta, INF 2008 Washington
51. Dan Reichert, RHP 2008 Kansas City, Toronto
52. Miguel Perez, C 2008-09, '12-13 Cincinnati
53. Pedro Lopez, INF 2009 Chicago (AL), Cincinnati
54. Anderson Machado, SS 2009 Philadelphia, Cincinnati, Colorado
55. Hector Gimenez, UTL 2009-10 Houston, Los Angeles (NL), Chicago (AL)
56. Craig Hansen, RHP 2010 Boston, Pittsburgh
57. Brandon Jones, OF 2010 Atlanta
58. Anthony Clagget, RHP 2010-11 New York (AL)
59. Chris Leroux, RHP 2011 Florida, Pittsburgh
60. Josh Rodriguez, INF 2011 Pittsburgh
61. Brett Sinkbeil, RHP 2011 Florida
62. Donnie Veal, LHP 2011 Pittsburgh
63. Logan Kensing, RHP 2012 Florida, Washington
64. Shairon Martis, RHP 2012 Washington
65. Aaron Poreda, RHP 2012 Chicago (AL), San Diego
66. Jose Contreras, RHP 2013 New York (AL), Chicago (AL), Colorado, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh
67. Ali Solis, C 2013 San Diego
68. Collin Balester, RHP 2015 Washington, Detroit
69. Johnny Hellweg, RHP 2017 Milwaukee
70. Jackson Williams, C 2017-18 Colorado, San Francisco
71. John Bormann, C 2018 Pittsburgh
72. Vicente Campos, RHP 2019 Arizona
73. Tom Koehler, RHP 2019 Miami, Toronto
74. Darnell Sweeney, UTL 2019 Philadelphia, Toronto

MLB Rehab Assignments

Players that played for the Altoona Curve on a Major League Rehab Assignment from the Pittsburgh Pirates. (*Denotes Curve alum)

Player Rehab Date(s)
1. Marc Wilkins, RHP April 16-24, 1999
2. Francisco Cordova, RHP May 3-8, 1999
3. Jason Christiansen, LHP May 22-25, 1999
4. Turner Ward, OF June 23-24, 1999
5. Javier Martinez, RHP June 28-June 26, 1999
6. Ivan Cruz, 1B/OF July 22-25, 1999
7. Rich Loiselle, RHP April 26-May 21, 2000
8. Adrian Brown, OF July 2-3, 2000
9. Brad Clontz, RHP August 25-Sept. 4, 2000
10. Jason Schmidt, RHP April 13-30, 2001
11. Francisco Cordova, RHP April 28, 2001
12. Adrian Brown, OF May 7-13, 2001
13. Terry Mulholland, LHP July 27-28, 2001
14. Jose Silva, RHP August 31-Sept. 2, 2001
15. Kris Benson, RHP May 7, 2002
16. Armando Rios, OF June 9, 2002
17. Ryan Vogelsong, RHP July 23-August 2, 2002
18. Sean Casey, 1B May 26-28, 2006
19. Kip Wells, RHP June 15, 2006
20. John Van Benschoten, RHP* August 14, 2006
21. Ryan Doumit, C* August 20-22, 2006
22. Jack Wilson, SS* May 20-26, 2008
23. Ryan Doumit, C* June 3-5, 2008
24. Chris Duffy, OF* June 15-July 3, 2008
25. Matt Capps, RHP* August 12-15, 2008
26. Phil Dumatrait, LHP July 30-31, 2009
27. Donnie Veal, LHP August 19-Sept. 7, 2009
28. Ross Ohlendorf, RHP May 3-7, 2010
29. Jack Taschner, LHP May 28-31, 2010
30. Zach Duke, LHP* July 5-12, 2010
31. Michael Crotta, RHP* June 17, 2011
32. Joe Beimel, LHP* July 4-10, 2011
33. Ross Ohlendorf, RHP July 24, 2011
34. Jeff Karstens, RHP May 21, 2012
35. Jeff Karstens, RHP June 19, 2012
36. Juan Cruz, RHP August 6-9, 2012
37. Francisco Liriano, LHP April 20, 2013
38. Charlie Morton, RHP April 23-28, 2013
39. Neil Walker, INF* May 9-13, 2013
40. Charlie Morton, RHP May 16-21, 2013
41. Jeff Karstens, RHP May 18, 2013
42. Chase d'Arnaud, INF* May 19-23, 2013
43. James McDonald, RHP May 27-June 1, 2013
44. Jared Hughes, RHP* July 17, 2013
45. Travis Snider, OF August 19-20, 2013
46. Jason Grilli, RHP August 31-Sept. 2, 2013
47. Wandy Rodriguez, LHP May 1-6, 2014
48. Clint Barmes, 2B/SS August 14-18, 2014
49. Charlie Morton, RHP August 28, 2014
50. Chris Stewart, C April 9-10, 2015
51. Charlie Morton, RHP May 8, 2015
52. Rob Scahill, RHP August 11, 2015
53. Ryan Vogelsong, RHP July 10-15, 2016
54. Elias Diaz, C* July 16-19, 2016
55. Chris Stewart, C August 12-Sept. 2, 2016
56. Tyler Glasnow, RHP* August 14-22, 2016
57. Jameson Taillon, RHP* May 28, 2017
58. Joe Musgrove, RHP May 7, 2018
59. Josh Harrison, 2B* May 14-18, 2018
60. Enny Romero, LHP June 15-17, 2018
61. Francisco Cervelli, C July 5-6, 2018
62. Nick Burdi, RHP* July 23-31, 2018
63. Clay Holmes, RHP* August 5-11, 2019
64. Francisco Cervelli, C August 11, 2019