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Published On: February 5th, 2018

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – Both of the new players for the Kalamazoo Growlers come from Baylor University. Freshmen Bears Hunter Seay and Luke Boyd are the latest signings presented by the OnStaff Group Recruiting Trail.

OF | Hunter Seay | 6’0” | L/L | Freshman | Keller, Texas

Hunter Seay is a graduate of Keller High School in Texas. He was ranked as the 28th overall player in the state of Texas and 7 th best outfielder. While in High School Seay was a four-time all-district selection and helped his team win a district title his junior year. He was also a 2016 Rawlings/Perfect Game Honorable Mention All American and a first-team All-Texas Region Senior. In 2015 he won the district offensive player of the year and in 2014 Seay captured Perfect Game Underclass Honorable Mention.

RHP | Luke Boyd | 6’3” | R/R | Freshman | Ojai, California

Luke Boyd is a graduate of Nordhoff High School in California. He pitched 56 innings in 2016 and struck out 99 batters. He also threw eight complete games his senior year. Boyd also posted a 2.20 ERA. At the plate in high school he smashed 18 doubles and one home run.

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Fans can guarantee tickets to the team’s top weekend dates of the season by locking in the Growlers 5-Game Pack.  5-Game Packs include the best seats at the team’s five best games with all-you-can-eat food and beverages with guaranteed giveaways for as low as $70 per package. Fans can call the team’s front office at (269) 492-9966 or by email to reserve their 5-Packs.


The Kalamazoo Growlers are a member of the finest developmental league for elite college baseball players, the Northwoods League. Entering its 25th anniversary season, the Northwoods 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 185 former Northwoods League players have advanced to Major League Baseball, including three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer (WAS), two-time World Series Champions Ben Zobrist (CHC) and Brandon Crawford (SFG) and MLB All-Stars Chris Sale (BOS), Jordan Zimmermann (DET) and Curtis Granderson (TOR).  All league games are viewable live via the Northwoods League portal. For more information, visit or download the new Northwoods League Mobile App on the Apple App Store or on Google Play and set the Growlers as your favorite team.