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Prospect Roundup: Games of April 10

Mariners' Long caps 4-for-4 night with walk-off homer
April 11, 2019

Mariners 2B Shed Long, Triple-A Tacoma: 4-for-4, HR, 3 RBIs, 2 R, BB -- Acquired as part of a three-team trade in January, Long is fitting in splendidly with his new organization. His latest impressive feat involved some late heroics. The 23-year-old clobbered a two-run, walk-off homer in the ninth

Prospect Roundup: Games of Aug. 6

Padres' Urias keeps up August pace; Astros' Tucker goes deep
August 7, 2018

Theme of the dayFSL is the place to be: Minor League Twitter was ablaze Monday night when Yankees No. 12 prospectDeivi Garcia was perfect through seven innings for Class A Advanced Tampa in what was meant to be a seven-inning game. However, Tampa and Clearwater were tied, 0-0, after seven,

Dodgers' Kremer debuts with weekly award

Right-hander continues to rise with shutout for Double-A Tulsa
July 9, 2018

Dean Kremer was quite efficient on the mound last week. As a result, he's proven quite efficient at winning awards as well. The Dodgers' No. 29 prospect has been named Texas League Pitcher of the Week for July 2-8 after making his Double-A Tulsa debut last Thursday. Kremer tossed a

Oviedo's Seven Dominate Innings Too Much for Spikes

July 3, 2018

 (State College, PA)-Luis Oviedo, the reigning New York Penn League Pitcher of the Week, continued his domination of the league on Tuesday night. Oviedo cruised through seven innings while striking out seven to lead the Mahoning Valley Scrappers to a 2-0 win over the State College Spikes. All the offense that

Oviedo named NYPL Pitcher of the Week for Second Straight Week

July 3, 2018

NILES, O.H. - The Mahoning Valley Scrappers are off to a historic start to its 2018 season. A start that has included its best record through ten games (8-2) and seven home wins in June was led by a number of different players.As the team is hot in the win

Twins' Thorpe coasts to Pitcher of the Week

Minnesota's No. 11 prospect fanned 19 batters in 12 2/3 frames
July 2, 2018

Lewis Thorpe had one bad day at Montgomery in early June. Southern League hitters have paid the price ever since. The Twins' No. 11 prospect was named Southern League Pitcher of the Week on Monday on the heels of two dominant starts for Double-A Chattanooga. Over his pair of outings

Oviedo Sets Franchise Mark as Scrappers Roll

June 28, 2018

 (Morgantown, WV)-Luis Oviedo struck out 12 West Virginia Black Bears on Thursday night to set a new franchise single game record for the Mahoning Valley Scrappers. The Scrappers scored three runs in the third and rode the arm of Oviedo to a 5-2 win.            The Scrappers scored all they would

Marlins' Yamamoto leads week's top pitchers

No. 20 Miami prospect set Jupiter record with 13-strikeout start
June 25, 2018

It took some time for Jordan Yamamoto to properly introduce himself as a Miami Marlins prospect. Now that he has, he's got some hardware to do the talking for him. The Marlins' No. 20 prospect highlights the latest group of Minor League Pitchers of the Week as the Florida State

Oviedo Dominates as Scrappers Top Doubledays

June 21, 2018

 (Niles, OH)-A night after suffering their first loss of the season, the Mahoning Valley Scrappers turned to Luis Oviedo for the rebound game. Oviedo dominated with one hit baseball over six innings and the Scrappers got timely hitting from the middle of the order to top the Auburn Doubledays 4-1

Big Inning Propels Scrappers to Series Win

June 16, 2018

Big Inning Propels Scrappers to Series Win (Niles, OH)-For the second straight night the Mahoning Valley Scrappers had to battle from behind to beat the West Virginia Black Bears. And for the second straight night the Scrappers' offense found its stride in the later innings. The Scrappers used a five run