Honkers Add Junior College Catcher


Honkers sign another from the Golden State.

(Rochester, Minn.) – The Rochester Honkers have announced the signing of Thomas Greely who will be joining the Honkers as a temporary player, vying for a full time spot this summer.

Greely is a 6-foot 185-pound redshirt freshman catcher from San Joaquin Delta College. In 22 games, Greely is leading his team with a .396 batting average. He has one home run, 17 RBIs and has scored 15 runs. San Joaquin Delta College record stands at 20-4.

Greely attended Tracy High School in Tracy, Calif. During his senior season, he hit .340 and hit two home runs. On the mound, the right-hander had an 8-1 record with a 1.86 ERA.

The Rochester Honkers 25th season begins on Tuesday, May 29th when the team hosts the Eau Claire Express in their home opener at Mayo Field at 7:05 pm. 5-Game Packs and Kids Club Memberships are available now!  Season Tickets, ½ Season Plans, Suites and Patios are also available. Call the Rochester Honkers office at 507-289-1170 for more information.


The Rochester Honkers 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 Honkers as your favorite team.