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Dixie State alumni in professional baseball: February 2014 report

Brandon Kintzler, October 2013
Otto Greule Jr. | Getty Images

This February update covers professional ballplayers signed from Dixie State College. The stats reported here are from the 2013 regular season or if available, 2013 winter league. To keep up with Utah ballplayer signings, stats, assignments and other news during the season, check back at the beginning of each month. Also, to review players’ stats and updates from past seasons, use the keyword search “Utah ballplayers.”

Here is a legend for the information listed below:
Name (Position), Organization
Team (Level), Stats to date
● Note

Joe Andrade (C), Milwaukee Brewers
AZL Brewers (R) .175 AVE, 16 G, 40 AB, 0 HR, 2 RBI

Brandon Kintzler (RHP), Milwaukee Brewers
Milwaukee Brewers (MLB) 2.66 ERA, 58 G, 64.1 IP, 1.010 WHIP, .224 BAA
● Kintzler talks about spring training, past injuries and the Brewers’ clubhouse energy.

Brandon Lyon (RHP), Los Angeles Angels
Pawtucket Red Sox (AAA) 1.69 ERA, 4 G, 5.1 IP, 1.13 WHIP, .323 BAA
● Apparently Lyon had a change of heart about retirement over the winter, signing a minor league deal with the Angels that included a invite to major league camp.

Chad Povich (RHP), Laredo Lemurs
Laredo Lemurs (IND) 2.84 ERA, 47 G, 50.2 IP, 1.204 WHIP

Matt Spring (C), Boston Red Sox
Portland Sea Dogs (AA) .221 AVE, 51 G, 181 AB, 10 HR, 34 RBI