Good afternoon fellow baseball fans and welcome to the Minor League Ball Gameday discussion thread for Friday, October 20th, 2017.
Thursday was Day Nine of the 2017 Arizona Fall League. Some highlights:
****Washington Nationals outfield prospect Daniel Johnson went 3-or-5 with a run scored and a stolen base (his fourth in the AFL) for the Mesa Solar Sox in their 6-4 win over the Surprise Saguaros. Detroit Tigers second base prospect Kody Eaves hit a home run for Mesa.
****New York Yankees prospects Kyle Holder (4-for-6, homer) and Estevan Florial (3-for-5) along with New York Mets prospect David Thompson (3-for-4, homer) led the Scottsdale hitting attack in a 13-7 win over Peoria.
****Colorado Rockies prospect Zach Jemiola threw five shutout innings with four strikeouts for Salt River in a 5-1 victory over Glendale.