Known for last season's 50-game hitting streak, Indians No. 2 prospect Francisco Mejia has kept on hitting in his Double-A debut with Akron and continues to control the run game.
The Eastern League has announced that Hartford Yard Goats infielder Ryan McMahon is the Player of the Week and Hartford Yard Goats right-handed staring pitcher Yency Almonte the Pitcher of the Week for the period of April 17th-April 23rd.
The Eastern League of Professional Baseball Clubs is pleased to announce the continuation of their partnership with Diamond Pro®, a leading provider of infield conditioners and other professional groundskeeping products, in recognizing the top sports field manager in the Eastern League for the 2017 season.
A recent conversation with Tim Raines has sparked in Blue Jays No. 3 prospect Anthony Alford a new, higher level of expectation -- and the early results have been impressive.
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.
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.