Here’s the Minor League Ball Gameday discussion thread for Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017. Let’s get down to business!
****Yesterday’s Highlights can be found in the Monday discussion thread.
COOL STUFF THAT HAPPENED YESTERDAY
****Cleveland Indians catching prospect Francisco Mejia went 3-for-4 with a home run and three runs scored for Double-A Akron. He’s now hitting .307/.358/.509 in 316 at-bats.
****Boston Red Sox third base prospect Michael Chavis went 4-for-4 for Double-A Portland. He’s now hitting .280/.335/.540 in 200 at-bats since being promoted to the Eastern League from High-A on June 22nd.
****Milwaukee Brewers pitching prospect Corbin Burnes threw eight shutout innings for Double-A Biloxi against Mobile in Southern League play, giving up two hits and two walks while fanning eight. He now has a 1.97 ERA in 78 innings for the Shuckers with an 80/12 K/BB.
****Pittsburgh Pirates infield prospect Cole Tucker went 3-for-4 with a home run for Double-A Altoona.