Spears was among the team’s best hitters, leading the Patriots in RBI with 21 and had four home runs in 37 games played in 2014 before having his contract purchased by the Philadelphia Phillies organization.
Spears appeared in 52 games for the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (AAA- Phillies) after his time in Somerset and hit .299 with 43 hits, seven doubles, three triples, and 15 RBI.
Spears has Major League experience with the Boston Red Sox in 2011 and 2012, where he played in seven games.
In addition to his Major League time, Spears has six seasons of Triple-A experience. He has also played for the Baltimore Orioles and Chicago Cubs organizations.
He has a minor league career .268 batting average, 1,133 hits, 215 doubles, 54 triples, 77 home runs, and 492 in and 1,256 games.