Afternoon folks! Its time for the Arizona Fall League to wrap things up as the championship game is set to start at 3:00 PM EST on MLB Network and MLB.com. The Mesa Solar Sox held off a late charge from the Salt River Rafters to win the AFL East division by half a game with a 19-11-1 record. Surprise had a much smoother road to the title game, beating out second place Glendale for the AFL West division by 4.5 games with a 18-12-1 record.
Mesa Solar Sox
RHP Dallas Beeler - CHC (4-1, 21.2 IP, 24 H, 13 R, 6 ER, 5 BB, 9 K, 1 HR, 2.27 GO/FO)
LHP Eduardo Rodriguez - BAL (0-1, 14.2 IP, 16 H, 9 R/ER, 6 BB, 16 K, 1 HR, 1.33 GO/FO)
****Jim Callis opened his inbox and answered questions about Gerrit Cole v Jameson Taillon, Xander Bogaerts and the short stop position, Stephen Piscotty, Mitch Haniger and the catching crop from the 2013 draft.
****Quinn Roberts and Spencer Fordin ran down the winter leagues for MLB.com.
****Teddy Cahill previewed today's championship game for MLB.com
****Scott Merkin spoke with White Sox prospect Tim Anderson, the club's first round pick of the 2013 draft, about becoming the short stop of the future for Chicago.
****Mike Rosenbaum for Bleacher Report has put out some good stuff recently. He tried to predict each team's breakout prospect for 2014, looked at six hitting prospects with MLB futures, and gave his list of 10 most impressive showings of the AFL.