Alex Williams joined the Freedom in July after beginning the year in the Chicago White Sox Organization. Williams was a 19th round pick of the White Sox in the 2012 MLB June Amateur Draft. He spent the 2012 season and part of the 2013 season in the Sox system, appearing in four games for the Great Falls Voyagers of the Pioneer league before joining the Freedom in 2013. The Vick, La. native played collegiately at Louisiana Tech.