Larks Add Three More Players to Nest
BISMARCK, ND – The fledgling Bismarck Larks of the Northwoods League announce the signing of three more players.
Junior outfielder David Salgueiro of LSU-Shreveport, sophomore outfielder Logan Constantine of LSU-Alexandria and senior pitcher Casey Sullivan of Louisiana Tech have been added to the Larks’ inaugural roster.
The fleet-footed, switch-hitting Salgueiro is from Miami, Florida, and played at Kishwaukee Community College before joining the Pilots (30-14). In 40 games this season, Salgueiro is batting .390 with a homer and 20 RBIs. He has 41 stolen bases and has scored 49 runs. In 2016, Salgueiro led the NJCAA in stolen bases with 60.
Constantine, a right-handed hitter from Opelousas, Louisiana, played previously at LSU-Eunice. He leads the Generals (28-16) in hits (61), batting average (.412) and stolen bases (26). He has six homers, 29 runs batted in and has scored 39 runs.
Sullivan, a right-hander from Boston, has appeared in eight games, starting two, with a 2.65 earned run average. He does not have a decision. In 17 innings, Sullivan has given up 15 hits, walked six and struck out 17. Batters are hitting .231 against him.
The Larks open the season and a four-game homestand May 30 against the Eau Claire Express at Bismarck Municipal Ballpark.
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The Bismarck Larks are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. The 23-year-old summer collegiate league is the largest organized baseball league in the world with 20 teams, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. A valuable training ground for coaches, umpires and front office staff, more than 160 former Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including two-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champion Ben Zobrist (CHC) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (BOS), Jordan Zimmermann (DET), Curtis Granderson (NYM) and Lucas Duda (NYM). All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit www.larksbaseball.com or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Larks as your favorite team.