Jays' Guerrero earns Player of the Week nod

No. 3 overall prospect paces Eastern League with 12 RBIs

By Michael Avallone | April 16, 2018 3:35 PM ET

Blue Jays top prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. mashed his way to a .361/.419/.639 slash line during his first nine games with Double-A New Hampshire, leading to an Eastern League Offensive Player of the Week award.

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A's Dunshee headlines Pitchers of the Week

Oakland right-hander keeps zeros coming in Stockton starts

By Sam Dykstra | April 16, 2018 3:34 PM ET

A's prospect Parker Dunshee, now with Stockton, hasn't allowed a run in his last 48 1/3 regular-season innings dating back to 2017 and headlines the first Minor League Pitchers of the Week.

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Grey's perfect game highlights weekly honors

D-backs prospect struck out eight on 100 pitches in MWL gem

By Danny Wild | September 5, 2017 2:57 PM ET

D-backs prospect Connor Grey was awarded the Midwest League's Pitcher of the Week award Tuesday after the Kane County right-hander threw a perfect game at Clinton on Sept. 1.

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Young piles up hits, leads Players of the Week

Cubs' 15th-round pick goes 15-for-23 for playoff-bound Eugene

By Sam Dykstra | September 5, 2017 2:57 PM ET

Cubs 15th-round pick Jared Young led all Minor Leaguers last week with a .652 average for Class A Short Season Eugene and headlines the latest Minor League Offensive Players of the Week.

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Takahashi headlines Pitchers of the Week

D-backs prospect wins Cal League award with eight one-hit innings

By Danny Wild | August 28, 2017 5:02 PM ET

D-backs prospect Bo Takahashi was named California League Pitcher of the Week on Monday after taking a no-hitter into the eighth inning for Class A Advanced Visalia on Aug. 25.

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Varsho's big week eclipses the competition

Hops catcher leads Players of the Week with eight extra-base hits

By Sam Dykstra | August 28, 2017 5:02 PM ET

D-backs prospect Daulton Varsho went 10-for-20 with three homers -- two of which came last Monday during Hillsboro's eclipse game against Salem-Keizer -- to highlight the Minor League Offensive Players of the Week.

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Bachar's perfect afternoon earns weekly award

Padres prospect combined on one-hitter in fourth TinCaps outing

By Danny Wild | August 21, 2017 5:08 PM ET

Lake Bachar was perfect for seven innings last Thursday, making him an easy choice when it came to handing out awards on Monday. But Bachar said he wasn't fazed by the gem he was throwing.

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Jays' Guerrero leads Players of the Week

No. 6 overall prospect hits .462 with three homers in seven games

By Sam Dykstra | August 21, 2017 5:08 PM ET

Blue Jays prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. went 12-for-26 (.462) with three homers and 11 RBIs over seven games for Dunedin to lead the latest Minor League Offensive Players of the Week.

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Burrows' hitless effort earns weekly award

No. 4 Tigers prospect claims Eastern honor after dominant win

By Danny Wild | August 14, 2017 5:11 PM ET

Tigers No. 4 prospect Beau Burrows was named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week on Monday after tossing six hitless innings Aug. 12 against New Hampshire.

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JetHawks' Hampson leads week's top hitters

No. 8 Rockies prospect goes 11-for-25 (.440) with five stolen bases

By Sam Dykstra | August 14, 2017 5:11 PM ET

Rockies prospect Garrett Hampson headlines the latest group of Minor League Players of the Week after going 11-for-25 (.440) with five steals in six games for Class A Advanced Lancaster.

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