Opening day is finally here for the Regina Red Sox with the Yorkton Cardinals providing the opposition for tonight’s 7 p.m. contest at Currie Field. Yesterday we began taking a look at the Red Sox roster, going through the 15 members of the pitching staff. Today we’ll take a look at the rest of the roster which is comprised of eight infielders and five outfielders/utility players.
STEFAN ATKINSON, OF
5-foot-9, 165 lbs., Monterrey Peninsula College
In his freshman season at MPC, Stefan had three hits in 12 at-bats, posting a .250 batting average with one RBI and one walk.
WESLEY MOSS, OF
5-foot-6, 175 lbs., Sul Ross State University
Wesley returns to the Red Sox after having an impressive 2018 season in Regina where he hit .320 in 45 games. Wesley collected 63 hits, 21 RBI and 29 stolen bases as he became a vital cog in the Red Sox offence.
In his senior season at SRSU, Wesley hit .397 in 38 games. He had 58 hits, 25 RBI and 26 stolen bases.
RUSSELL RIO, OF
5-foot-10, 190 lbs., Warner University
In 43 games in his junior season, Russell hit 2.72 with 23 RBI and two home runs.
ERIK CROSSMAN, UTL
6-foot-1, 185 lbs., Coppin State
Erik played in 45 games in his senior season, hitting .263 with six home runs and 34 RBI.
ADAM DE LA CRUZ, INF
5-foot-10, 175 lbs., Southeastern University
Adam had an impressive 2018 season with the Red Sox, hitting .299 in 37 games. He had six home runs and 31 RBI.
In his senior season at Southeastern University, Adam played 56 games, hitting .364 with 68 hits, seven home runs and 53 RBI.
SAMUEL DE LA CRUZ, INF
5-foot-10, 180 lbs., Western Oklahoma State
Samuel, like his older brother Adam, returns to the Red Sox after a strong 2018 season. Joining the Red Sox straight out of high school, Samuel hit .241 in 24 games.
He played 48 games in his freshman season at WOS hitting .352 with five home runs, 39 RBI and 15 SB.
RIKI DESA, UTL
5-foot-9, 175 lbs., Long Beach State
Riki played 56 games in his junior season at LBS, hitting .286.
CHRIS DIEHL, C
5-foot-10, 200 lbs., University of Utah
Chris transferred to Utah after two years at Central Arizona College. He played in two games for the Utes as one of four catchers on the roster.
WILLIE ESTRADA, INF
5-foot-11, 200 lbs., Southeastern University
As a senior, Willie played in 44 games, hitting .354 with 51 hits, nine home runs and 34 RBI.
CALEB LUMBARD, C
6-foot-0, 195 lbs., Mesa Community College
Caleb joins the Red Sox active roster after spending the 2018 season as an affiliated player. A Regina product, Caleb played 29 games for MCC, hitting .170 with eight RBI.
ROBBY WILKES, INF
5-foot-9, 185 lbs., Arizona Western Community College
A Regina product, Robbie joins the Red Sox with two seasons at AWCC under his belt. He played 44 games as a freshman, hitting .293 with nine RBI and 17 stolen bases. Robbie followed up with a strong sophomore season, hitting .314 with 26 RBI and 13 stolen bases in 54 games.
IVAN NUNEZ, INF
6-foot-1, 200 lbs., Southeastern University
Ivan moved to Southeastern University after two seasons at Hillsborough Community College. In 59 games with Southeastern University, Ivan hit .378 with 74 hits, 42 RBI and six home runs.
BEN KOMONOSKY, C
6-foot-2,210 lbs., University of Evansville
Ben, a Regina product, joins the Red Sox after playing the 2018 season with the Swift Current 57s. In 33 games with the 57s, Ben hit .269 with 10 home runs and 29 RBI.
In 45 games with Evansville, he hit .143 with four RBI and one home run.Back To News