Greeneville Astros Baseball Team
The Greeneville Astros, founded in the year 1988, is a minor league baseball team based in Greeneville. This remarkable baseball team plays most of its matches at the Pioneer Park which is situated on the campus of Tusculum College.
Most Prominent Players of Greeneville Astros: The Greeneville Astros succeeded to their way to the major leagues in the year 2007. In the year 2007, mainly four players, Troy Patton, Juan Gutierrez, J.R. Towles and Felipe Paulino were called to the Houston team.
Some of the most notable and prominent players of the Greeneville Astros include the following pitchers Ricardo Batista, Mark Jones, Steve Martin, Christopher Lee, Jamaine Cotton, Paris Shewey, Matison Smith. With manager Omar Lopez, the team has achieved considerable success. A notable alumnus of the Greeneville Astros is Mike Lieberthal. The most outstanding players of this team also include Cristian Moronta, Luis Alvarez and Ernesto Genoves who are prominent catchers of the team.
The Infielders of the team includes Alex Todd, Darwin Rivera, Chase Davidson, Joshua Magee, Ruben Sosa and Ronald Sanchez. The team also has Rick Aponte and Josh Bonifay as its coaches.
Recent Events: The Greeneville Astros will play a season-ending three game series against Pulaski Mariners at Pioneer Park on August 30th 2011.