Chicago Cubs Invite 19 Non-Roster Players To Spring Training!

Patrick SchaeferCorrespondent IJanuary 13, 2010

ST. LOUIS, MO - JULY 12: U.S. Futures All-Star Josh Vitters of the Chicago Cubs stands at the plate during the 2009 XM All-Star Futures Game at Busch Stadium on July 12, 2009 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
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         According to Carrie Muskat the following 19 players will be non-roster invites to spring training!

Pitchers: Andrew Cashner, J.R. Mathes, James Russell, Casey Coleman, Thomas Diamond, Jeff Kennard, and Vince Perkins!

Infielders: 3b Josh Vitters, SS Darwin Barney, Utility inf Matt Camp,SS Starlin Castro, 1b Bryan Lahair, and Bobby Scales!!

Catchers: Robinson Chirinos, Steve Clevenger, Blake Lalli, and Chris Robinson!

Outfielders: Brett Jackson and Brad Snyder!

This should make for a very interesting spring training!

Stay Tuned I will be writing four articles breaking down the players, including their statistics, a short bio on each player and other relevant information. An article covering each of the four groups, infielders, catchers, pitchers and outfielders.