World Series Champion Mark Bellhorn Joins The Suns

Mark Bellhorn

By Casey Nichols / Jacksonville Suns | May 15, 2008 11:36 AM

JACKSONVILLE, FLA. - 2004 World Series Champion Mark Bellhorn was promoted to Jacksonville from extended spring on May 15, 2008. Bellhorn has played in parts of 10 Major League seasons posting a career batting average of .230 with 69 homeruns and 246 RBI. Overall, he has appeared in 17 postseason games including time with the Yankees in 2005 and the Padres in 2006.

Bellhorn was drafted in the 37th Round of the 1992 Free Agent Draft, but did not sign, opting instead to attend Auburn University where he played in the 1994 College World Series. His last full AA Season was in 1996 with the Huntsville Stars. He is expected to primarily play first base during his stay with the Suns.

Catch Mark Bellhorn in action as the Suns begin a five game homestand against the Birmingham Barons on Thursday, May 15th. Tickets are available by calling the Suns box office at (904) 358-2846 or by visiting

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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