Phillies prospect Rhys Hoskins was second in the Minor Leagues with 38 home runs last year. A strong winter-ball showing and two Grapefruit dingers indicate there's more to come.
Another strong season from Dominic Smith included breakouts in long-awaited power and run production, which has the Mets first baseman on the cusp of reaching Citi Field and MLB.
Paying homage to the city's standing as "Carousel Capitol of the World" and following a fan vote, the Mets' affiliate in Binghamton is "ready to take on the world" as the Rumble Ponies.
The Eastern League is pleased to announce that the New Hampshire Fisher Cats will be the host of the 2017 Northeast Delta Dental Eastern League All-Star Game. The game will be played on Wednesday, July 12, 2017.
In the waning years of the Cold War, the Eastern League sent a team of stars to connect with the baseball community in the Soviet Union and build bridges through the sport they loved.