TEMPE, Ariz. – A trio of former Arizona State University baseball student-athletes are participating in the prestigious Arizona Fall League, which began Oct. 8 and runs through Nov. 16
Jeff Urlaub, a left-handed pitcher at ASU from 2006-07, ended the season in Double-A with the Oakland Athletics organization and will play for the Mesa Solar Sox.
Jake Barrett, a right-handed pitcher at ASU from 2010-12, ended the season in Double-A with the Arizona Diamondbacks organization and will play for the Salt River Rafters.
Merrill Kelly, a right-handed pitcher at ASU in 2010, ended the season in Triple-A with the Tampa Bay Rays organization and will also play for the Rafters.
Forty-two former Sun Devils have been selected to play in the Arizona Fall League since it was founded in 1992, including 23 who have advanced to play in the Major Leagues. Notable alums include Willie Bloomquist, Ike Davis, Andre Ethier, Jason Kipnis, Mike Leake, Paul Lo Duca and Dustin Pedroia.
Four former Sun Devils have also managed in the AFL.
Venues are listed below, and game times are 12:35 pm and 6:35 pm (local), unless otherwise noted.
• Camelback Ranch (Glendale Desert Dogs)
• Mesa Hohokam Stadium (Mesa Solar Sox)
• Salt River Fields at Talking Stick (Salt River Rafters)
• Scottsdale Stadium (Scottsdale Scorpions)
• Surprise Stadium (defending champion Peoria Javelinas)
• Surprise Stadium (Surprise Saguaros)
Individual Game Ticket Prices:
• $7 - Adults
• $6 - Seniors (55+), Children (17 and under)
• $4 - Groups (20 or more)