Mets' Mazeika among week's top hitters

No. 26 Mets prospect hits four homers, plates 15 for Binghamton

Patrick Mazeika's career high for home runs in a season is nine, set last year with Double-A Binghamton. (Kevin Pataky/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | May 20, 2019 3:02 PM ET

Mets No. 26 prospect Patrick Mazeika homered four times and drove in 15 runs over seven games last week for Double-A Binghamton to lead the Minor League Players of the Week.

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O's Lowther cruises to Pitcher of Week award

Baltimore's No. 8 prospect fanned 15 in 12 2/3 scoreless innings

Zac Lowther dropped his ERA from 2.73 to 1.91 with two straight scoreless outings for Double-A Bowie. (Terrance Williams/MiLB.com)

By Tyler Maun | May 20, 2019 3:00 PM ET

Baltimore's No. 8 prospect Zac Lowther struck out 15 batters over 12 2/3 scoreless innings across two starts to claim Eastern League Pitcher of the Week honors for May 13-19.

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Bucs' Bolton headlines Pitchers of the Week

No. 27 Pirates prospect leads FSL with 0.77 ERA over six starts

Cody Bolton has struck out 36 batters over 35 innings in his Class A Advanced debut this season. (Bradenton Marauders)

By Sam Dykstra | May 13, 2019 2:52 PM ET

Pirates No. 27 prospect Cody Bolton tossed seven scoreless innings last Monday in his longest outing yet for Bradenton to claim Florida State League Pitcher of the Week honors.

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Dalbec breaks out to earn weekly honor

Red Sox No. 3 prospect batted .500 with four homers for Portland

Bobby Dalbec turned in his first career three-homer performance on Saturday for the Double-A Sea Dogs. (Kevin Pataky/MiLB.com)

By Rob Terranova | May 13, 2019 2:50 PM ET

Red Sox No. 3 prospect Bobby Dalbec broke out at the plate in a big way and was named the Eastern League Player of the Week after going 8-for-16 with four home runs for Double-A Portland

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Tigers' Mize earns yet another weekly award

No. 16 overall prospect follows no-hitter with five strong frames

Casey Mize followed his nine-inning no-hitter for Erie with five more strong frames on Saturday. (Matt Olson/MiLB.com)

By Rob Terranova | May 6, 2019 4:08 PM ET

Tigers right-hander Casey Mize has been named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week after spinning a complete game, nine-inning, no-hitter in his Double-A debut and not allowing an earned run through his first two EL starts.

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Alvarez among week's outstanding hitters

Astros No. 3 prospect went 13-for-22 in strong stretch at Triple-A

Yordan Alvarez entered Monday tied for third in the Minors with 12 home runs this season. (Jim Redman/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | May 6, 2019 4:07 PM ET

Astros No. 3 prospect Yordan Alvarez rolled on as one of the hottest hitters in the Minors and has been named PCL Player of the Week after going 13-for-22 last week for Triple-A Round Rock.

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Faedo takes home Pitcher of the Week honor

No. 10 Tigers prospect tossed seven frames of SeaWolves' no-no

Alex Faedo ranks fourth in the Eastern League with a 0.78 WHIP through four starts with Double-A Erie. (Patrick Cavey/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | April 29, 2019 2:50 PM ET

Tigers No. 10 prospect Alex Faedo helped Double-A Erie throw its first no-hitter in 10 years last Wednesday and headlines the latest group of Minor League Pitchers of the Week.

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Rays' Franco picks up Player of the Week

No. 12 overall prospect streaks his way to Midwest League honor

Wander Franco, who turned 18 in March, has earned three Player of the Week awards since last July. (Bowling Green Hot Rods)

By Danny Wild | April 29, 2019 2:49 PM ET

A lengthy hitting streak and three of homers were more than enough to earn Wander Franco some recognition on Monday. The Rays' No. 1 prospect was voted Midwest League Player of the Week after he tore up the circuit with a 12-game streak that ended on April 28.

Danny Wild is an editor for MiLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Tigers' Mize captures first weekly award

Top pick in 2018 Draft off to flying start in Florida State League

Casey Mize has allowed one run on six hits over his three starts with Lakeland this month. (Tom Hagerty/MiLB.com)

By Danny Wild | April 22, 2019 2:56 PM ET

Detroit Tigers top prospect Casey Mize was named Florida State League Pitcher of the Week on Monday after allowing one hit over seven innings for the Class A Advanced Lakeland Flying Tigers last week.

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Padres' France among week's top hitters

El Paso infielder led Minors with seven homers in seven games

Ty France leads the Pacific Coast League with 69 total bases through 18 games with El Paso. (Shawn E. Davis/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | April 22, 2019 2:54 PM ET

Padres infield prospect Ty France hit seven homers in seven games for Triple-A El Paso to lead the latest group of Minor League Offensive Players of the Week.

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