Opening Day Scheduled for Friday, May 17


Rosemont, Ill. – The Chicago Dogs are thrilled to announce its 2019 season roster. The roster includes several fan favorites from the team’s inaugural season including Edwin Arroyo, Rich Mascheri and Trey Vavra alongside exciting new signings such as former Chicago Cubs All-Star pitcher Carlos Zambrano and 2012 Chicago White Sox first round draft pick Keon Rashad Barnum.


The Chicago Dogs will play 50 home games at the state-of-the-art Impact Field in Rosemont beginning with their home opener Friday, May 17.


The Chicago Dogs’ complete 2019 roster is available below:


First Name Last Name Position
Ben Allison RHP
Edwin Arroyo INF
Larry Balkwill C
Keon Barnum INF
Jake Dahlberg LHP
Jordan Dean INF
Kelly Dugan OF
Pedro Echemendia RHP
Scott Firth RHP
Alex Fishberg RHP
Rey Gonzalez C
Josh Goossen-Brown RHP
Manny Jefferson INF
Rich Mascheri LHP
Brett Milazzo OF
David Olmedo-Barrera OF
Gustavo Pierre INF
Victor Roache OF
Tony Rosselli OF
Brandon Shimo RHP
Trevor Simms RHP
D.J. Snelten LHP
Ryan Thurston LHP
Wes Torrez RHP
Trey Vavra INF
Luke Westphal LHP
Austin Wright LHP
Carlos Zambrano RHP


The team will be led by Chicago Dogs field manager Butch Hobson, pitching coach Cory Domel and hitting coach D.J. Boston.

Tickets for the Chicago Dogs’ 2019 season at Impact Field are now available at or by calling 847-636-5450. Follow the Chicago Dogs on social media at @TheChicago Dogs on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.