Vlad Jr. bashes his way to weekly award

Top overall prospect takes IL honor in second week on the circuit

By Danny Wild | August 13, 2018 3:32 PM ET

It took two weeks for Vladimir Guerrero Jr. to earn his first International League award. Baseball's top prospect homered in four straight games to win Player of the Week with Triple-A Buffalo.

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Bucs' Baz leads Pitchers of the Week

No. 95 overall prospect posts two scoreless Appy League starts

By Sam Dykstra | August 13, 2018 3:31 PM ET

Pirates prospect Shane Baz put together back-to-back scoreless innings and struck out 12 in 9 2/3 innings to take home Appalachian League Pitcher of the Week honors.

Sam Dykstra is a reporter for MiLB.com. Follow and interact with him on Twitter, @SamDykstraMiLB. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Bobby Honeyman Receives NWL Player of the Week

Honeyman's Average Leads the League at .386

By Jason Grohoske | August 6, 2018 6:15 PM ET

Everett, WA - Bobby Honeyman has been named the Northwest League Player of the Week for his performance for the week of July 30-August 5. Honeyman in his last 10 games is hitting .489 with 22 hits and 11 runs while only striking out three times.

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Braves' Anderson awarded for latest gem

Florida right-hander took no-no into eighth to capture FSL honor

By Sam Dykstra | August 6, 2018 3:21 PM ET

Braves right-hander Ian Anderson carried a no-hitter into the eighth inning last Wednesday for Class A Advanced Florida and has been named the Florida State League Pitcher of the Week as a result.

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Gorman leads Player of the Week honorees

No. 3 Cardinals prospect batted .522/.560/1.043 for Johnson City

By Rob Terranova | August 6, 2018 3:21 PM ET

Cardinals No. 3 prospect Nolan Gorman won Appalachian League Player of the Week honors after going 12-for-23 with eight RBIs for Rookie-level Johnson City.

Rob Terranova is a contributor to MiLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @RobTnova24. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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Twins' Rooker rakes his way to weekly award

Chattanooga slugger records five extra-base hits and a .606 OBP

By Sam Dykstra | July 30, 2018 5:36 PM ET

Twins prospect Brent Rooker hit .500/.606/.923 with three homers and seven walks for Double-A Chattanooga to headline the latest group of Minor League Offensive Players of the Week.

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Yanks' Keller in control to earn weekly honor

Thunder starter picks up two victories, fans 15 over 11 2/3 frames

By Rob Terranova | July 30, 2018 5:35 PM ET

Picking up two wins and fanning 15 over 11 2/3 frames for the Thunder, Yankees prospect Brian Keller heads the class of Minor League Pitchers of the Week for July 23-29.

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Brewers' Ray knocks his way to weekly honor

Center fielder posted seven extra-base hits in six games for Biloxi

By Rob Terranova | July 23, 2018 4:02 PM ET

Milwaukee Brewers prospect Corey Ray heads the class of Minor League Offensive Players of the Week for July 16-22.

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Phillies' Medina leads week's best pitchers

No. 73 overall prospect fanned 12 in seven innings for Clearwater

By Sam Dykstra | July 23, 2018 4:01 PM ET

Phillies prospect Adonis Medina struck out 12 in a seven-inning gem for Class A Advanced Clearwater on Saturday to headline the latest Minor League Pitchers of the Week.

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Rays' Franco cycles way to weekly honor

Switch-hitting shortstop producing beyond years for Princeton

By Sam Dykstra | July 16, 2018 2:29 PM ET

Rays prospect Wander Franco may be just 17, but after hitting for the cycle last week, he's already captured an Appalachian League Offensive Player of the Week award in his first season stateside.

Sam Dykstra is a reporter for MiLB.com. Follow and interact with him on Twitter, @SamDykstraMiLB. This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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