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Minor League Ball Gameday - Thursday, June 9th

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Seattle's Tyler O'Neill capped an eight-RBI virtuoso performance with a walkoff salami; Adam Plutko and Reynaldo Lopez were among the pitching standouts with matching 13-K gems.

Tyler "Irish" O'Neill, playing for Canada
Tyler "Irish" O'Neill, playing for Canada
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Happy Draft Day all and welcome to the Thursday June 9th edition of Minor League Ball's Gameday.

The link below will unleash today's Gameday spreadsheet, a multifaceted snapshot of prospect statistics and upcoming pitching matchups.

The Top 175 Prospects, Sleepers, and IFA's


Thursday's links

  • Tyler O'Neill drove in all eight Jackson Generals runs last night, and Instagram user Dylan got a sick shot of his walkoff grand slam from behind the plate
  • Venerable Jon Heyman has a rundown of 30 big names that could be dealt this summer, over at Today's Knuckleball
  • Carson at FG released the top 10 on his annual MLB 'Broadcaster Rankings' - number 1 may surprise you


Wednesday's standout performers, offense

OF Tyler O'Neill (SEA - AA) - 3-4, R, 2B, HR, 8 RBI

OF Tyler O'Neill (cont.) - .332/.393/.581 in AA, 20 years old

1B/OF Tyler Austin (NYY - AAA) - 2-4, 2 R, 2B, HR, 3 RBI

OF Austin Meadows (PIT - AA) - 3-4, R, 2B, HR, RBI

SS Wilmer Difo (NYM - AA) - 3-4, 2 R, 2 HR, 2 RBI, BB

C Francisco Mejia (CLE - A) - 3-5, 2 R, HR, 4 RBI

OF Michael Gettys (SD - A) - 4-4, 2 R, BB, SB, CS

1B Brian Mundell (COL - A) - 3-5, 2 R, RBI, 2B (32)


Wednesday's standout performers, pitching

RHP Jameson Taillon (PIT - MLB) - 6 IP, 6 H, 3 ER, 2 BB, 3 K

RHP Reynaldo Lopez (WAS - AA) - 7 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, BB, 13 K

RHP Adam Plutko (CLE - AA) - 7.2 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, BB, 13 K

RHP Trevor Oaks (LAD - AA) - 7 IP, H, 0 ER, BB, 4 K

LHP Tyler Jay (MIN - A+) - 6 IP, 7 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 4 K