Good morning everyone and welcome to the Minor League Ball Morning Report for Monday, May 7th, 2018.
****San Diego Padres outfield prospect Franmil Reyes continued his march through the Pacific Coast League, going 3-for-5 with a home run for El Paso. He’s hit eight homers in his last five games and has an overall line of .339/.419/.750 with 13 bombs, 14 walks, and 27 strikeouts in 112 at-bats.
****Oakland Athletics prospect Franklin Barreto went 3-for-5 with two homers and five RBI for Triple-A Nashville. He’s now at .304/.388/.609 on the season.
****Cleveland Indians pitching prospect Zach Plesac threw a nine-inning complete game shutout for High-A Lynchburg, giving up just two hits and zero walks. He fanned three. The nephew of former major league pitcher Dan Plesac, Zach was drafted in the 12th round in 2016 from Ball State University.