Las Vegas 51’s pitching coach Frank Viola, tweeted that his son Frank III, has signed a minor-league contract with the Toronto Blue Jays after he had a successful tryout. The younger Viola is 29 years old and a knuckleball pitcher.
Congrats to my son, @FrankViola3, on signing with the Toronto Blue Jays. Couldn’t be prouder or happier for you. Work hard and enjoy.
— Frank J. Viola, Jr. (@FrankViola16) March 5, 2014
— Tim Wakefield (@TimWakefield49) March 6, 2014
— Justin Verlander (@JustinVerlander) March 5, 2014
Frank Viola III shares a tweet as well.
— Frank Viola (@FrankViola3) March 5, 2014
(Feature Photo Courtesy: Frank Viola III’s Twitter Page – @FrankViola3)