Position: P Date of Birth: 12/31/1992 Height: 5' 11" Weight: 235 lbs
Pro Experience: Texas Rangers College Experience: University of Louisville Bats: R Throws: L
Joe Filomeno heads to Kansas City after being released by the Frisco RoughRiders. Filomeno went 0-1 with a 9.82 ERA in 7 innings with the AA Texas league team. He spent 2017 with the same ball club posting an 0-3 record with an 8.10 ERA in 29 games. In 2016, he played 30 games for the RoughRiders with a 2.20 ERA in 41 innings. Filomeno started 2016 with the A-Advanced High Desert Mavericks. While there he boasted a 0.57 ERA and a 1-0 record in 11 games. He played all of the 2015 season with the Hickory Crawdads of the South Atlantic League. He finished his time in Hickory with a 3-2 record while producing a 2.72 ERA in 56 ⅓ innings played. Filomeno was drafted by the Texas Rangers in the 2014 MLB draft. He played his rookie ball with the AZL Rangers going 2-0 in nine innings.