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Connor Root

Position: P
Date of Birth: 02/02/1993
Height: 6' 5"   Weight: 205 lbs
Bats: R
Throws: R
Resides: Nashua, NH

Root enters his first season with the Somerset Patriots and his second in the Atlantic League. The righty made six starts for the Lancaster Barnstormers in 2016, earning one win with 12 strikeouts in 27.2 innings of work. 
Before making his way to the Atlantic League, Root made his first professional appearances in a start with the Quebec Capitales of the Can-Am League last May. The right-hander struck out five in five innings on the mound in his only game with Quebec. 
Root played collegiately at Bentley University through 2016. In his senior season, the Nashua, New Hampshire native made 10 starts for the Falcons and carried a 3.98 ERA with 47 strikeouts over 52 innings. 


# Name POS
44 Fox Beyer First Base Coach
29 Brett Jodie Manager
11 Cory Domel Pitching Coach
6 Glen Barker Third Base Coach


# Name POS
19 Olmo Rosario Utility
5 D'Vontrey Richardson OF
7 Greg Golson OF
13 Carlos Guzman OF
37 Joe Maloney OF
91 Aharon Eggleston OF


# Name POS
4 Yovan Gonzalez C
21 Adam Donachie C


# Name POS
2 Scott Kelly IF
3 Tony Thomas IF
8 Alfredo Rodriguez IF
9 Tyler Bortnick IF
14 David Vidal IF
15 Justin Trapp IF
32 Mark Minicozzi IF
40 Kyle Roller 1B


# Name POS
10 Mike Antonini P
12 Kyler Newby P
16 Lucas Irvine P
17 Justin Wright P
20 A.J. Achter P
22 Efrain Nieves P
23 Jon Hunton P
24 Alex Gouin P
25 Dustin Antolin P
26 Will Oliver P
27 Mark Hamburger P
30 Connor Root P
31 Ronnie Shaban P
33 Keith Hessler P
34 Patrick Johnson P
35 Dustin Molleken P
36 Duane Below P
47 Jerome Williams P