Current Roster

Zach Welz
#20

Position: OF
Height: 6' 1"   Weight: 190 lbs
Pro Experience: Evansville
Bats: R
Throws: R

Biography:

Signed with Gary on 5/17...

 

2018: Re-signed with the Evansville Otters of the Frontier League on 3/26...slashed .214/.301/.305/.606 with 3 HR and 15 RBIs in 45 games...tied a career-high with eight stolen bases...placed on Injured List three separate times...

 

Career/Personal: Attended Solano Community College as a freshman and sophomore from 2013-14...transferred to Texas Southern University in 2014...two-year starter at Texas Southern form 2014-15...named Second Team All-Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) as a junior in 2014...signed with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim as an undrafted free agent following his senior season at Texas Southern on 8/2/15...went 6-for-28 in seven games with the Arizona League Angels in 2015...split the 2016 season between the Burlington Bees (Class-A Affiliate) of the Midwest League, the Inland Empire 66ers (Class-A Advanced Affiliate) of the California League and the Arkansas Travelers (Double-A Affiliate) of the Texas League in 2016...played in 40 games with the Mobile BayBears (Double-A Affiliate) of the Texas League in 2017...signed his first Independent Professional Baseball (IPBF) contract with Evansville in August of 2017

Catchers

# Name POS
16 Wilfredo Gimenez C
29 Danny De La Calle C

Infielders

# Name POS
2 Marcus Mooney IF
5 Andy DeJesus IF
7 Tom Walraven IF
8 Chase Dawson IF
17 Randy Santiesteban IF
18 Will Savage IF
34 Alex Crosby IF

Outfielders

# Name POS
1 John Price Jr. OF
19 Evan Marzilli OF
20 Zach Welz OF
21 Colin Willis OF
25 Raymond Jones OF

Pitchers

# Name POS
4 Nick Floyd P
11 Frank Moscatiello P
14 Ryan Thurston P
22 Lars Liguori P
28 Kaleb Fontenot P
30 David Griffin P
33 Sandy Lugo P
37 Trevor Lubking P
39 Justin Sinibaldi P
44 Robbie Coursel P
47 Christian DeLeon P
54 Felix Carvallo P
61 Jumpei Akanuma P

About the Railcats

A day at U.S. Steel Yard is non-stop fun, and that's even without the baseball! The RailCats promise a wide array of laugh-out-loud between inning entertainment, great giveaways, jaw-dropping fireworks and a family-first, kid-friendly atmosphere! RailCats fans come in all ages, shapes, and sizes, and the RailCats promise every fan will have fun. 

Find Us

U.S. Steel Yard
One Stadium Plaza
Gary, IN 46402
219.882.2255