Hudson Valley Renegades

The Hudson Valley Renegades are a minor league baseball team affiliated with the Tampa Bay Rays. The team is a member of the New York–Penn League, a Class A Short Season league. The Renegades play at Dutchess Stadium in Wappingers Falls, New York.

The team was founded as the Erie Sailors and was originally affiliated with the Texas Rangers. They moved to the Hudson Valley in 1994 and became part of the Tampa Bay organization in 1996.

The Renegades have won three New York–Penn League championships, in 1999, 2012 and 2017. The organization has produced major leaguers such as Scott Podsednik, Jorge Cantu, Ryan Dempster, Joe Kennedy, Craig Monroe, Matt Diaz, Evan Longoria, Josh Hamilton, John Jaso, Wade Davis and Toby Hall.[2] Doug Waechter threw the only no-hitter in Renegades history on August 10, 2000 against the Pittsfield Mets. Scott Podsednik became the first former Renegade to win a World Series with the Chicago White Sox, defeating a Houston Astros club which included former Renegades Brandon Backe and Dan Wheeler. On August 14, 2007, The Renegades hosted the third annual New York–Penn League All-Star Game at Dutchess Stadium.

Team promotions include a "Fun Team" that promotes between-inning entertainment. Marvin Goldklang is the team's majority owner. Goldklang also has stakes in several other minor league baseball teams, including the Charleston RiverDogs and St. Paul Saints. Ex-manager Matt Quatraro coined the name Gades in 2000. Their mascots are raccoons: Rookie (the Renegade) Raccoon, Rookie's wife Rene Gade, Rascal (Rookie & Rene's son), and occasionally, Rookie's father Roofus.

Hudson Valley Renegades
Founded in 1983
Wappingers Falls, New York
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Team logoCap insignia
Class-level
CurrentShort-Season A
Minor league affiliations
LeagueNew York–Penn League
DivisionMcNamara Division
Major league affiliations
Current
Minor league titles
League titles (3)
  • 1999
  • 2012
  • 2017
Division titles (5)
  • 1998
  • 1999
  • 2012
  • 2014
  • 2018
Team data
Nickname
  • Hudson Valley Renegades (1994-present)
  • Erie Sailors (1990–1993)
  • Erie Orioles (1988–1989)
  • Newark Orioles (1983–1987)
ColorsBlack, blue, silver, white
                   
MascotRookie, Rene, Rascal, Roofus
Ballpark
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
The Goldklang Group
ManagerBlake Butera
General ManagerSteve Gliner[1]
PresidentSteve Gliner[1]

Roster

Hudson Valley Renegades roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

  • 15 Miller Hogan
  • 34 Nick Lee
  • 16 Michael Mercado
  • 38 Justin Montgomery
  • 20 Chris Muller
  • 18 Blake Pflughaupt
  • 30 Jose Roca
  • 18 Christopher Sanchez
  • 11 Zach Trageton
  • 35 Stephen Yancey

Catchers

  • 29 Michael Berglund
  • 12 David Parrett
  • -- Mac Seibert

Infielders

  •  2 Jonathan Aranda
  • 37 Jacson McGowan
  • 13 Adrian Rondon

Outfielders

  • 32 Marvin Malone
  •  9 Jordan Qsar
  • -- Oscar Rojas

Manager

  •  3 Blake Butera

Coaches

  • 44 Alejandro Freire (hitting)
  • 23 Jose Gonzalez (pitching)
  • 22 Sean Smedley (coach)

Injury icon 2.svg 7-day injured list
* On Tampa Bay Rays 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated April 8, 2019
Transactions
→ More rosters: MiLB • New York–Penn League
Tampa Bay Rays minor league players

Playoffs

References

  1. ^ a b "Eben Yager Steps Down From Renegades EVP/GM Post". Ballpark Digest. November 2, 2018. Retrieved November 2, 2018.
  2. ^ http://www.hvrenegades.com/team/alltime/

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