Cubs invite six former Boise Hawks to spring training

STATESMAN STAFFJanuary 25, 2014 

CHICAGO — Former Boise pitchers Marcus Hatley (2007, 2008, 2010) and Erik Jokisch (2010), infielders Javier Baez (2011) and Kris Bryant (2013), outfielder Albert Almora (2012) and catcher Rafael Lopez (2011) will be in the big-league camp when the club reports Feb. 14. They will join 12 other former Boise players who are on the 40-man roster: pitchers Dallas Beeler, Alberto Cabrera, Blake Parker, Brooks Raley, Chris Rusin and Jeff Samardzija; catcher Welington Castillo; infielders Arismendy Alcantara, Josh Vitters and Logan Watkins; and outfielders Brett Jackson and Matt Szczur.

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