WINNIPEG, MB – The Winnipeg Goldeyes announced several transactions Tuesday in accordance with the American Association’s roster deadline.

American Association clubs had until 12:00 p.m. this afternoon to trim their spring training rosters down to the regular season maximum of 23 players.

First baseman Correlle Prime, right-handed pitcher Kevin McAvoy, and right-handed pitcher Landon Hughes have all cleared waivers and are now free agents.

Left-handed pitcher Josh Norwood, who was added Monday as a non-roster invitee, has been removed from the roster as well.

The Goldeyes’ active roster currently stands at 23 players.  Right-handed pitcher Eric Carter will begin the season on the Inactive List, and is eligible to return on June 3rd.

2019 Winnipeg Goldeyes Opening Night Roster

CF Reggie Abercrombie

RHP Mitchell Aker

LHP Joel Bender

RHP Brandon Bingel

RHP Victor Capellan

RHP Eric Carter (Inactive List)

RHP Jack Charleston

RHP Harrison Cooney

RHP Marcus Crescentini

3B Wes Darvill

IF/OF Dominic Ficociello

RHP Parker French

C Kevin Garcia

OF Willy Garcia

RHP Tyler Garkow

OF James Harris

UTIL Kevin Lachance

LHP Mitchell Lambson

SS Adrian Marin

LHP Kevin McGovern

2B Alex Perez

OF Josh Romanski

LHP Christian Torres

C Luis Touron

The Goldeyes close out their exhibition schedule tonight against the Kansas City T-Bones.  First pitch from T-Bones Stadium is at 7:05 p.m.  All the action can be heard locally on 93.7 FM CJNU and worldwide at www.cjnu.ca

The Winnipeg Goldeyes open the 2019 season on May 16th against the Texas AirHogs on the road.  The Goldeyes’ 2019 home opener is scheduled for Friday, May 24th versus the Kansas City T-Bones.  2019 season tickets, 10-game mini packs, and group tickets are on sale now.  For more information, call the Goldeyes’ office at (204) 982-BASE, or visit the Goldeyes’ official website at www.goldeyes.com

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