View Full Version : News of Steven Ames

06-22-2009, 06:58 PM
Steven---Finished his junior year at Gonzaga and was drafted by the Los Angelus Dodgers. He accepted their package and the points that I know about are as follows

1. Took a $40,000 bonus with insurance to pay for his last year of college.

2. Is playing with the Ogden Raptors at Ogden, Utah for a short season of rookie ball. 76
games between June 23 and Sept 13. ( Only 5 days off during that stretch). Receiving $1350
per month and lives with a host family ( no room expenses) and $30 per day for food

3. Then he will be allowed to go to Gonzaga for a semester of school, which they pay for. Where
he will play in the spring of 2010 not known now.

4. The web site is www.ogden-raptor.com. Once there, you can use the left margin for what
you might want to look up, like schedule, stats,, etc.

Steven is very pleased with all of this and is pleased with the opportunity.

06-27-2009, 10:04 PM
Stephen has made 2 appearences in middle relief, so far (through todays game). He has gone 3.1 innings and given up 1 hit, 1 ER, 1 run, 1 walk, 1 wild pitch, and 7 strike outs.