Federico Baez has spent nine years in the minor leagues including a stint with the Riversharks in 2008. In 19 appearances for the Riversharks, Baez was 2-4 with a 6.06 ERA in 35.2 innings. Baez played collegiately at Laredo Community College and was selected in the 42nd round of the 2000 draft by the Chicago Cubs. Baez has a career 4.07 ERA and has advanced as high as AAA. This will be Baez’s second season in the Atlantic League.