Minor League Prospect: Countdown to Opening Day- Joseph Donofrio
Right-handed pitcher, Joseph Donofrio, weighs in at 185 and is 6’3”. He started his professional career in the Gulf Coast League after attending UC Berkely. After starting there he went to Johnson City in the A League.
He appeared in 14 games, all in relief, where he contributed to a 4-2 record along with a stellar 1.23 ERA. He fanned 33 batters while giving 12 free passes. Four runs were allowed in 29.1 innings on the hill. (full stats )
He was the 960th pick in the 2011 draft and is projected to start the season in Class A for the Peoria Chiefs.