23 former Hawks on Major League rosters

Jerry Blevins (Athletics) pitched for the Hawks in 2004 & 2006

By Mike Safford / Boise Hawks | March 31, 2009 5:12 AM ET

Boise, ID - With Opening Day less than one week away, Hawks' play-by-play announcer Mike Safford has compiled the following information.  A total of 23 former Boise Hawks are currently on major league rosters, with another four players on their team's 40-man roster.  Of the group, only one would be making his major league debut - Donnie Veal ('05) with the Pirates
Cubs - Angel Guzman, Sean Marshall, Jeff Samardjiza, Geovany Soto, Micah Hoffpauir (Mitch Atkins & Randy Wells on 40-man, optioned to AAA)
Angels - Scot Shields, Robb Quinlan, John Lackey
Athletics - Jerry Blevins
Braves - Garret Anderson
Indians - (Jae Kuk Ryu on 40-man, optioned to AAA)
Mariners - Jarrod Washburn, Ronny Cedeno
Marlins - Ricky Nolasco, Alfredo Amazega
Mets - Francisco Rodriguez
Orioles - Rich Hill (on DL), Luis Montanez, Felix Pie
Pirates - Donnie Veal
Rays - Troy Percival
Royals - Joel Peralta
Tigers - Clay Rapada, Dontrelle Willis

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