31 former Sea Dogs on Opening Day MLB rosters

14 former Sea Dogs on the Red Sox Opening Day roster

Mookie Betts and Blake Swihart are two of the 14 former Sea Dogs on the Red Sox Opening Day roster. (Photo by 365DigitalPhotography.com)

By Portland Sea Dogs | March 28, 2019 2:36 PM

Opening Day is considered a holiday for baseball fans. Below is the list of former Sea Dogs on Major League Opening Day Rosters. In addition, we've included any big league managers and coaches.

The Boston Red Sox have 14 former Sea Dogs on their 25-man Opening Day roster.

Player Position MLB Club Year in Portland
Barnes, Matt Pitcher Boston Red Sox 2013, '17
Benintendi, Andrew Outfielder Boston Red Sox 2016
Betts, Mookie Outfielder Boston Red Sox 2014-15
Bogaerts, Xander Infielder Boston Red Sox 2012-13
Bradley Jr., Jackie Outfielder Boston Red Sox 2012
Devers, Rafael Infielder Boston Red Sox 2017
Holt, Brock Infielder Boston Red Sox 2017 (MLB Rehab)
Johnson, Brian Pitcher Boston Red Sox 2014
Rodriguez, Eduardo Pitcher Boston Red Sox 2014, '17-18
Swihart, Blake Catcher Boston Red Sox 2014-15
Thornburg, Tyler Pitcher Boston Red Sox 2018
Travis, Sam Infielder Boston Red Sox 2015
Vazquez, Christian Catcher Boston Red Sox 2012-13, '18
Workman, Brandon Pitcher Boston Red Sox 2012-13, '16
Lester, Jon Pitcher Chicago Cubs 2005, 2007
Rizzo, Anthony First Base Chicago Cubs 2010
Moncada, Yoan Infielder Chicago White Sox 2016
Iglesias, Jose Infielder Cincinnati Reds 2010
Ramirez, Hanley Infielder Cleveland Indians 2004-05
Pressly, Ryan Pitcher Houston Astros 2012
Reddick, Josh Outfielder Houston Astros 2007-09
Buttrey, Ty Pitcher Los Angeles Angels 2016-17
Ramirez, Noe Pitcher Los Angeles Angels 2013-14
Hill, Rich Pitcher Los Angeles Dodgers 2012 (MLB Rehab)
Shaw, Travis Infielder Milwaukee Brewers 2012-14
Wilson, Alex Pitcher Milwaukee Brewers 2010-11
Margot, Manuel Outfielder San Diego Padres 2015
Pomeranz, Drew Pitcher San Francisco 2018
Beeks, Jalen Pitcher Tampa Bay Rays 2016-17
Martin, Chris Pitcher Texas Rangers 2011-13
Sanchez, Anibal Pitcher Washington Nationals 2005






MLB Club

Year in Portland

Bailey, Andrew

Bullpen Coach

Los Angeles Angels


Bard, Daniel

Player Mentor

Arizona Diamondbacks

2008, '13

Bates, Aaron

Assistant Hitting Coach

Los Angeles Dodgers


Beyeler, Arnie

First Base Coach

Baltimore Orioles


Butler, Dan

Bullpen Coach

Arizona Diamondbacks


Febles, Carlos

Third Base Coach

Boston Red Sox


Gonzalez, Freddi

Third Base Coach

Miami Marlins


Kapler, Gabe


Philadelphia Phillies

2003, '06

Kotsay, Mark

Quality Control Coach

Oakland A's


Lombard, George

First Base Coach

Los Angeles Dodgers


Renteria, Rick


Chicago White Sox


Sandberg, Jared

Major League Field Coordinator

Seattle Mariners


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