August 8, 2016 – Under the Radar Hitters of the Day

* The California and Carolina League each had a scheduled day off * 

National League – Top Hitter of the Day 

  • Peter Alonso, 1B – SS Brooklyn Cyclones (NYM) – New York-Penn League/McNamara – 21 yo; 
    • 2016 – 2nd round – Florida
    • 4-5, HR (5), 2B, 3R, 3RBi

National League: 

  • Ali Sanchez, C – SS Brooklyn Cyclones (NYM) – New York-Penn League/McNamara – 21 yo; 
    • 4-5, 2 2B, 3R, RBi, SB (1)
  • Aaron Brown, LF – HiA Clearwater Threshers (PHI) – Florida State League/North – 24 yo; 
    • 2-4, HR (1/4), 2R, 3RBi, BB
  • Shedric Long, 2B – HiA Daytona Torrugas (CIN) – Florida State League/North – 20 yo; 
    • 2-4, 2 2B, 2R, 3RBi, K
  • T.J. Friedl, DH – Rookie Billings Mustangs (CIN) – Pioneer League/North – 20 yo; 
    • 3-4, 2 2B, 3RBi, BB
  • Rodolfo Castro, SS – DSL Pirates (PIT) – Dominican Summer League – 17 yo; 
    • 1-4, HR (2), 2R, 3RBi, BB
  • Matt Fiedler, RF – Rookie Johnson City Cardinals (STL) – Appy League/West – 21 yo; 
    • 3-4, HR (2), 2B, R, 4RBi
  • Moises Castillo, SS – DSL Cardinals (STL) – Dominican Summer League – 17 yo; 
    • 3-3, 3B, 3R, 2RBi, BB 
  • Vince Fernandez, DH – Rookie Grand Junction Rockies (COL) – Pioneer League/South – 21 yo; 
    • 2-3, HR (3), R, 2RBi, BB, K, SB (5)
  • Hidekel Gonzalez, 1B – DSL Rockies (COL) – Dominican Summer League – 19 yo; 
    • 3-4, 2 2B, 2R, 2RBi, BB, K 
  • Moises Perez, SS – Rookie Ogden Raptors (LAD) – Pioneer League/South – 19 yo; 
    • 2-4, HR (5), 3B, R, 3RBi, 2K 

American League – Top Hitter of the Day 

  • Max Morales, C – DSL Rangers2 (TEX) – Dominican Summer League – 18 yo;
    • 2015 – International free-agent signee – Dominican Republic
    • 2-3, 2 HR (6), 3R, 3RBi, BB

American League: 

  • Jorge Mateo, 2B – HiA Tampa Yankees (NYY) – Florida State League/North – 21 yo; 
    • 1-4, HR (8), 2R, 3RBi, BB, K 
  • Ricardo Ferreira, CF – LoA Charleston RiverDogs (NYY) – Sally League/Southern – 21 yo; 
    • 4-4, 3B, 2B, R, 2RBi
  • Deion Tansel, SS – Rookie Princeton Rays (TB) – Appy League/East – 22 yo;
    • 2-3, HR (1/1), 3R, RBi, BB 
  • Sam Haggerty, 3B – HiA Lynchburg Hillcats (CLE) – Carolina League/Northern – 22 yo; 
    • 3-4, HR (2), 2B, 2R, 2RBi, K 
  • Kade Scivicque, C – HiA Lakeland Flying Tigers (DET) – Florida State League/North – 23 yo; 
    • 3-4, HR (4), 2B, 2R, RBi
  • Zach Shepherd, 3B – HiA Lakeland Flying Tigers (DET) – Florida State League/North – 20 yo; 
  • Matt Thaiss, 1B – LoA Burlington Bees (LAA) – Midwest League/Western – 21 yo; 
    • 3-7, HR (2/4), 2B, 3R, 3RBi, BB, K

 

 

 

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