Former NL MVP Ryan Howard hasn't been a full-time Minor Leaguer since 2005 when he played 61 games for Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Now he is slugging for the Gwinnett Braves.
Jorge Alfaro was already off to a hot start for Triple-A Lehigh Valley before he got even hotter. The top prospect is off to a very good start for Lehigh Valley.
Louisville shortstop Juan Perez led the IL with eleven hits, five extra-base hits, and 20 total bases for the week, while Gwinnett righty Lucas Sims twirled a gem worthy of his status as a former 1st-round draft pick. The pair earned honors as the International League Batter and Pitcher of the Week.
Triple-A Charlotte manager Mark Grudzielanek joins the Minor League Baseball podcast to discuss his prospect-stacked roster, his Skee ball prowess and his 1997 Saturday Night Live cameo.
Norfolk's 22-year-old top catching prospect Chance Sicso is making a name for himself with the bat in his hands.
After switching "Sox" in the offseason, baseball's top prospect Yoan Moncada showed his former organization (Boston) what they are missing after trading him to his current one (Chicago).
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