2016 Royals Baseball Grad Signs Professional Contract
March 4, 2017
Cesar Marrero, a 2016 graduate of Ecclesia College Baseball has signed a professional contract with the Alpine Cowboys of the Pecos League.
After transferring from North Arkansas College (NJCAA DIII) after his freshman year, switch hitting Marrero spent the next three years playing for the Royals as a first and third baseman.
Marrero becomes the fifth Royals baseball player to sign a professional contract in just five seasons of the program’s history. The inaugural season for the Ecclesia College Baseball Program was 2013.
Marrero joins the following Royals to sign professional contracts:
Eckersley Villasmil (C)
Yohan Melendez (SS)
Leonardo Parisella (1B/C)
Alec Naifeh (OF/RHP)