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Looking back at Voit's astounding August 2016

Yankees slugger showed flashes during Texas League summer
@katiejwoo
August 20, 2020

Yankees fans have gotten used to the power and production Luke Voit provides in the Bronx. But fans of the Double-A Springfield Cardinals got an early look at Voit's talents toward the end of the 2016 campaign.

Looking back at emotional month for Woodruff

Brewers righty broke out in July 2016 despite family tragedy
July 23, 2020

July 2016 was a terrible month for Brandon Woodruff and his family. The right-handed Brewers prospect had been pitching for Double-A Biloxi for nearly two months when word came on July 15 that his older brother Blake had died from injuries sustained in an ATV accident. The younger Woodruff went

Looking back at Judge's gigantic 2016 season

Yankees slugger turned up the power in June on way to callup
@katiejwoo
June 11, 2020

Before he was out crushing homers at Yankee Stadium, Aaron Judge was perfecting his form at PNC Field -- home of the Yankees' Triple-A affiliate, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders. A year after making his International League debut, Judge launched his way to the big leagues, thanks to a stellar first half