Revealed: Opening Day roster for Triple-A Oklahoma City.

The Oklahoma City Dodgers have distributed their unofficial preliminary roster. Their first game is Thursday:

Starting pitchers (7): Scott Baker, Mike Bolsinger, Carlos Frias, Freddy Garcia, David Huff, Zach Lee, Joe Wieland.

Relief pitchers (7): David Aardsma, Ryan Buchter, Daniel Coulombe, Jorge De Leon, Adam Liberatore, Josh Ravin, Sergio Santos.

Catchers (3): Austin Barnes, Ralph Henriquez, Shawn Zarraga

Infielders (5): Buck Britton, O’Koyea Dickson, Kyle Jensen, Elliot Johnson, Darnell Sweeney

Outfielders (4): Matt Carson, Chris Heisey, Kiké Hernandez, Scott Schebler

A brief story about 19-year-old pitcher Victor Gonzalez and minor league statistics.


GLENDALE, Ariz. — Here’s a very brief lesson in how statistics, especially at baseball’s lower minor-league levels, can sometimes lie.
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