Position(s): RH Relief Pitcher
Projected 2007 Team: Tulsa (AA)
Age on April 1st: 27
Born: October 16, 1979 in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Height: 6-3 | Weight: 220
Bats: R | Throws: R
Drafted: N/A | How Acquired: Signed as a non-drafted free agent (November, 2006)
College: Michigan State | High School:
Contract Notes: Eligible for free agency following 2007 season.
Other: -2006 Northern League All-Star
Scouting Report / Bio: After missing most of the 2004 season with a broken arm and sitting out the 2005 season, Huizinga signed with Calgary of the Northern League in 2006. The former Brewers farmhand enjoyed a successful season with Calgary, compiling a 3.29 ERA over 40 games and amassing 12 saves.
Future Outlook: The Rockies are clearly intrigued by him, but he is most likely just an organizational player.
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