Former Big Leaguer Scribner Comes to New Britain

(New Britain, Conn., May 15, 2018) – The New Britain Bees today announced the signing of pitcher Evan Scribner.

“It’s great to add a player of Evan’s caliber to this team,” says Bees General Manager Brad Smith. “He is an established pitcher with a proven track record in the big leagues, and even has some local roots by growing up in Connecticut and playing college ball down the road at Central Connecticut State University.”

Evan Scribner comes to New Britain for his 12th year of professional baseball and first in the Atlantic League. Last season, the former big leaguer appeared in eight games for the Seattle Mariners, logging 7.1 innings pitched with six strikeouts.

The Connecticut native was originally selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 28th round of the 2007 MLB draft out of Central Connecticut State University. After two campaigns in the Diamondbacks organization, he was traded to the San Diego Padres for Tony Clark. Following three successful seasons in the minor leagues, the righthander would then make his Major League debut with the Padres in 2011. He would spend a total of seven years in the big leagues with San Diego, the Oakland Athletics, and Mariners from 2011-2017, appearing in 145 games and collecting a 5-4 record with a 4.15 ERA and 155 strikeouts in 169.0 innings of works.

In 323 career minor league games, Evan has posted a 29-21 record with a 2.85 ERA, 84 saves and 524 strikeouts in 419.1 innings pitched.

All New Britain Bees transactions are presented by ACES. ACES is dedicated to enhancing and transforming lives through education, innovations, and leadership. Visit https://www.aces.org/ for more information.

About the New Britain Bees
The New Britain Bees are members of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, and play their home games at New Britain Stadium. For information on tickets packages, group outings and sponsorships call 860-826-BEES (2337) or visit NBBees.com.

About the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB)
The Atlantic League has been a leader in professional baseball and a gateway to Major League Baseball since 1998. Over 38 million fans have attended Atlantic League games and more than 900 players and 50 managers and coaches have joined MLB organizations directly from the ALPB. The Atlantic League emphasizes winning baseball games, showcasing the talent of top-caliber players and offering affordable family entertainment. For more information, please visit www.AtlanticLeague.com.


Search Archive »

Browse by Year »


Browse by Month »

June 2024
December 2023
August 2023
July 2023
June 2023
May 2023
November 2022
August 2022
July 2022
June 2022
May 2022
April 2022
December 2021
October 2021
August 2021
July 2021
June 2021
May 2021
April 2021
March 2021
January 2021
October 2020
September 2020
August 2020
July 2020
June 2020
April 2020
March 2020
February 2020
January 2020
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016