August 10, 2016 – Under the Radar Hitters of the Day

*The Midwest League had a scheduled day off* 

National League – Top Hitter of the Day 

  • Jose Gomez, 2B – Rookie Grand Junction Rockies (COL) – Pioneer League/South – 19 yo; 
    • 2013 – International free-agent signee – Venezuela
    • 4-5, 3B, 2B, 2R, 6RBi, SB (15)

National League: 

  • Luis Valenzuela, 3B – HiA Carolina Mudcats (ATL) – Carolina League/Southern – 22 yo; 
    • 3-4, HR (1/1), 2B, 2R, 3RBi
  • Travis Demeritte, 2B – HiA Carolina Mudcats (ATL) – Carolina League/Southern – 21 yo; 
    • 3-4, 2 3B, R, RBi, BB, K 
  • J.J. Gould, 3B – SS Batavia Muckdogs (MIA) – New York-Penn League/Pinckney – 22 yo; 
    • 2-4, HR (5), R, 3RBi, BB
  • Grabiel Jimenez, LF – GCL Mets (NYM) – Gulf Coast League/East – 21 yo; 
    • 3-3, 3B, 2R, 4RBi, BB 
  • Trent Giambrone, 1B – SS Eugene Emeralds (CHC) – Northwest League/South – 22 yo;
    • 4-4, HR (2), 3R, 2RBi, BB 
  • Julio Rodriguez, C – DSL Cardinals (STL) – Dominican Summer League – 19 yo; 
    • 3-5, HR (5), R, 3RBi, K 
  • Jason Morozowski, CF-LF – SS Hillsboro Hilltops (ARI) Northwest League/South – 22 yo; 
    • 3-4, HR (3/7), 2B, 3R, 2RBi, BB, K 
  • Mark Karaviotis, SS – SS Hillsboro Hilltops (ARI) Northwest League/South – 20 yo; 
    • 2-5, HR (2/3), 2B, 2R, 3RBi
  • Waldy Ramirez, 1B – DSL D-backs (ARI) – Dominican Summer League – 19 yo; 
    • 2-4, HR (1), R, 3RBi, BB, 2K 
  • Taylor Snyder, SS – Rookie Grand Junction Rockies (COL) – Pioneer League/South – 21 yo; 
    • 3-4, 3B, 2B, 3R, RBi, K, SB (3) 
  • Noah Perio, 3B – HiA Rancho Cucamonga Quakes (LAD) – Cal League/South – 24 yo; 
    • 3-4, 3B, 2B, 2R, 4RBi
  • Johan Mieses, LF – HiA Rancho Cucamonga Quakes (LAD) – Cal League/South – 21 yo; 
  • Mitchell Hansen, RF – Rookie Ogden Raptors (LAD) – Pioneer League/South – 20 yo; 
    • 2-4, 3B, 2B, 2R, 3RBi, K 
  • Fernando Tatis Jr., 2B – AZL Padres (SD) – Arizona League/West – 17 yo; 
    • 3-5, HR (3), 2B, 2R, 3RBi, SB (11) 

American League – Top Hitter of the Day 

  • Jonathan Aranda, 2B – DSL Rays1 (TB) – Dominican Summer League – 18 yo; 
    • 2015 – International free-agent signee – Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
    • 3-6, 3 3B, 3R, 3RBi

American League: 

  • Antony Morillo, 3B – DSL Orioles2 (BAL) – Dominican Summer League – 18 yo; 
    • 2-5, HR (2), 2R, 3RBi, 2K
  • Ryan McBroom, 1B – HiA Dunedin Blue Jays (TOR) – Florida State League/North – 24 yo; 
    • 2-4, HR (18/19), 2R, 4RBi, K 
  • Bradley Jones, 3B – Rookie Bluefield Blue Jays (TOR) – Appy League/East – 21 yo; 
    • 2-5, HR (8), 2R, 3RBi
  • Ridge Smith, C – Rookie Bluefield Blue Jays (TOR) – Appy League/East – 21 yo; 
    • 2-4, HR (4), 3B, R, 4RBi, K 
  • Kevin Vicuna, 2B – GCL Blue Jays (TOR) – Gulf Coast League/Northwest – 18 yo; 
    • 3-5, 3B, 3R, 2RBi, SB (10) 
  • Brandon Downes, CF – HiA Wilmington Blue Rocks (KC) – Carolina League/Northern – 23 yo; 
    • 3-3, HR (11), 2 2B, 2R, 4RBi, BB 
  • D.J. Burt, 2B – LoA Lexington Legends (KC) – Sally League/Southern – 20 yo; 
    • 4-4, HR (4), R, 5RBi

 

 

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