While DP comes strong with his weekly piece on the Clippers and Jacob always delivers the goods on the Aeros, we have to give and take a bit here at WFNY. Thus, minor league teams like the Lake County Captains and Mahoning Valley Scrappers tend get ignored a bit. But thanks to this undeniably interesting – and perhaps baffling – giveaway, the Scrappers are officially back on the map. [Read more...]
While we haven’t been giving you all the daily updates, I thought it would be apropos to let you know how a select group of Tribe prospects have been doing during their run with winter ball.
Wes Hodges, 3B : .393/.414/.696 – Yep, that’s an OPS of 1.110 through 56 at-bats. Hodges is absolutely tearing up the Arizona Fall league this year with four home runs, 17 RBI and 10 runs scored. This is great stuff to see out of a prospect at a very key position. Named to the “Rising Stars” roster, Hodges could be well on his way to a key role with the big boys sooner than later. [Read more...]