Arizona League Dodgers

The Arizona League Dodgers are the rookie level minor league baseball affiliate of the Los Angeles Dodgers. They were formerly known as the Gulf Coast League (GCL) Dodgers and played in Vero Beach, Florida, at Dodgertown (specifically on the historic Field One). Dodgertown includes Holman Stadium, which is also the former spring training home to the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers. The team was composed mainly of players who were in their first year of professional baseball either as draftees or non-drafted free agents.

The GCL Dodgers originally played from 1983–1992 and folded, but were reactivated by the franchise in 2001. In 2009, the Dodgers' announced that the team would move to the Arizona League and assume its new name. The team plays its home games at Camelback Ranch, the Dodgers' spring training facility.

Arizona League Dodgers
Founded in 1983
Phoenix, Arizona
NLW-LAD-Insignia
Cap insignia
Class-level
CurrentRookie
Minor league affiliations
LeagueArizona League (2009–present)
DivisionCentral
Previous leagues
Gulf Coast League (1983–2008)
Major league affiliations
CurrentLos Angeles Dodgers
Minor league titles
League titles (5)
  • 1983
  • 1986
  • 1987
  • 1990
  • 2018
Division titles (10)
  • 1983
  • 1986
  • 1987
  • 1989
  • 1990
  • 2001
  • 2002
  • 2006
  • 2017
  • 2018
Team data
NicknameArizona League Dodgers (2009–present)
Previous names
Gulf Coast League Dodgers (1983–2008)
BallparkCamelback Ranch (2009–present)
Previous parks
Holman Stadium (1966–2008)
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
Los Angeles Dodgers
ManagerJair Fernandez

Season by season

Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs
GCL Dodgers (1983–1992)
1983 37–23 2nd Gary LaRocque League Champs
1984 34–29 4th Jose Alvarez
1985 28–33 6th Jose Alvarez
1986 33–28 2nd Jose Alvarez League Champs
1987 43–20 1st Jose Alvarez League Champs
1988 43–20 2nd Jose Alvarez
1989 40–23 2nd (t) Jerry Royster Lost League Finals
1990 38–25 2nd Iván DeJesús League Champs
1991 29–31 10th Iván DeJesús
1992 32–27 5th John Shoemaker
GCL Dodgers (2001–2008)
2001 41–19 1st Juan Bustabad Lost League Finals
2002 33–27 5th Luis Salazar Lost League Finals
2003 29–31 6th Luis Salazar
2004 31–29 6th (t) Luis Salazar
2005 25–29 7th Luis Salazar
2006 32–22 4th Juan Bustabad Lost League Finals
2007 40–15 1st Juan Bustabad Lost League Finals
2008 30–26 3rd Jeff Carter
AZL Dodgers (2009–present)
2009 24–32 4th Jeff Carter
2010 30–25 3rd Lorenzo Bundy
2011 34–22 1st Jody Reed League Champs
2012 34–21 3rd Matt Martin
2013 34–22 2nd P.J. Forbes
2014 25–31 2nd John Shoemaker
2015 29–27 1st Jack McDowell
2016 33–22 1st John Shoemaker
2017 37–19 1st John Shoemaker
2018 Mark Kertenian

Current rosters

Arizona League Dodgers Mota roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 44 Axel Acevedo
  • 38 Aldry Acosta
  • 57 Carlos Alejo
  • 48 Horacio Andujar
  • 81 Igor Avila
  • 76 Jeisson Cabrera
  • 41 Hyun-il Choi
  • 87 Daniel Cruz
  • 89 Carlos De Los Santos
  • 50 Harold Galindo
  • -- Jose Hernandez Injury icon 2.svg
  • 59 Marshall Kasowski #
  • 61 Huei-Sheng Lin
  • 80 Michael Martinez
  •  9 Zack Plunkett
  • 88 Jose Rodulfo
  • 43 Julian Smith
  • 46 Cyrillo Watson

Catchers

  •  9 Aaron Ackerman
  • 82 Diego Cartaya
  • 45 Andres Noriega
  • 15 Tyler Ryan
  • 60 Juan Zabala

Infielders

  • 79 Kenneth Betancourt
  • 25 Alex De Jesus
  •  7 Luis Yanel Diaz
  • 36 Devin Mann #
  • 63 Albert Suarez
  • 30 Imanol Vargas

Outfielders

  •  5 Ismael Alcantara
  • 40 Kevin Aponte
  • 33 Jonny Deluca
  • 11 Luis Carlos Diaz
  • 16 Josh McLain #
  • 64 Daanny Sinatro
  • 47 Justin Washington

Manager

  • 18 Jair Fernandez

Coaches

  • 51 Jarek Cunningham (hitting)
  •  9 Chris Gutierrez
  • 27 Stephanos Stroop (pitching)

Injury icon 2.svg 7-day injured list
* On Los Angeles Dodgers 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated August 14, 2019
Transactions
→ More rosters: MiLB • Arizona League
Los Angeles Dodgers minor league players

Arizona League Dodgers Lasorda roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 73 Gabe Benavides
  • 77 Israiky Berroa
  • 86 Franklin De La Paz
  • 85 Reinaldo De Paula
  • 62 Carlos Duran
  • -- Braydon Fisher Injury icon 2.svg
  • 34 Alec Gamboa
  • 55 Jacob Gilliland
  • 84 Juan Gonzalez
  • 22 Ricardo Hernandez
  • 21 Yujo Kitagata
  • 31 Enmanuel Marcano
  • 52 Juan Morillo
  • 78 Orlandy Navarro
  • 26 Riley Ottesen
  • 74 Adolfo Ramirez
  • 83 Joan Valdez

Catchers

  • 28 Chase Barbary
  •  8 Wladimir Chalo

Infielders

  • 49 Julio Carrion
  • 58 Yhostin Chirinos
  • 10 Aldo Espinoza
  • 13 Alfonso Guillen
  • 66 Meaux Landry
  • 51 Eddys Leonard
  • 17 Luis Rodriguez

Outfielders

  • 12 Chet Allison
  •  6 Yunior Garcia
  • 23 Rolando Lebron
  • 54 Edwin Mateo
  • 29 Luke McKenzie
  • 14 Jaime Perez
  • 16 Jeremiah Vison
  • 50 Brandon Wulff

Manager

Coaches

  • 11 Keith Beauregard (Hitting)
  • 25 Bobby Cuellar (Pitching)
  • 23 David Popkins

Injury icon 2.svg 7-day injured list
* On Los Angeles Dodgers 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated August 14, 2019
Transactions
→ More rosters: MiLB • Arizona League
Los Angeles Dodgers minor league players

See also

References

External links

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