June 30, 2019 – Under the Radar Hitters of the Day

*Top Hitter of the Day* 

  • Miguel Vargas, 3B – Great Lakes Loons – Los Angeles Dodgers –
    • – 4-5, 2 HR (2,3), 3B, 2B, 4R, 4RBi –
      • – The 19 year old from Havana, Cuba fell a single shy of hitting for the cycle and hit two homers for the first time in his career in Great Lakes 9-3 win yesterday over Fort Wayne. Ranked #27 on the Dodgers Top 30 prospects list over at MLB Pipeline, Vargas displayed his plus bat-to-ball skills collecting four hits for the first time this season, and the third time since turning pro. He posted a five hit game July 15 of last year versus Helena while with the Ogden Raptors of the Pioneer League. With Vargas’ four hits, the Loons contest Monday versus the TinCaps will now feature the top two hit leaders in the Midwest League. Vargas, who has 87 hits and overall hit leader, Fort Wayne second baseman and Padres #8 overall ranked prospect Xavier Edwards, who sits on 95. Edwards and Vargas actively rank one and two in the MWL in batting as well, with Edwards holding a .337 average, with Vargas sitting 19 points behind at .318.

California League: 

  • Todd Czinege, 1B – Lancaster Jethawks – Colorado Rockies –
    • – 1-4, HR (12), 2R, 4RBi, BB, 3K – 
  • Devin Mann, 3B – Rancho Cucamonga Quakes – Los Angeles Dodgers –
    • – 2-5, HR (17), 2R, 3RBi, BB, K – 
  • Donovan Casey, RF – Rancho Cucamonga Quakes – Los Angeles Dodgers –
    • – 3-5, HR (13), 3B, R, RBi, K – 
  • Joey Bart, C – San Jose Giants – San Francisco Giants –
    • – 2-5, HR (6), 2R, 2RBi, K – 
  • David Villar, 1B – San Jose Giants – San Francisco Giants –
    • – 4-5, 3 2B, 3R, 3RBi, K – 
  • L.T. Tolbert, 2B – Visalia Rawhide – Arizona Diamondbacks –
    • – 3-5, 2B, R, 2RBi – 
  • Luis Alejandro Basabe, LF – Visalia Rawhide – Arizona Diamondbacks –
    • – 4-5, 2RBi – 

Carolina League: 

  • Brewer Hicklen, LF – Wilmington Blue Rocks – Kansas City Royals –
    • – 1-4, HR (3), 2R, 2RBi, BB, K – 
  • Trevor Craport, LF – Frederick Keys – Baltimore Orioles –
    • – 1-4, HR (4), R, 4RBi – 
  • Aldrem Corredor, LF – Potomac Nationals – Washington Nationals –
    • – 4-5, HR (7), 2R, 5RBi – 
  • Jake Adams, 1B – Fayetteville Woodpeckers – Houston Astros –
    • – 1-3, HR (12), R, 5RBi – 

Florida State League: 

  • Jhailyn Ortiz, LF – Clearwater Threshers – Philadelphia Phillies –
    • – 1-3, HR (13), 2R, RBi, BB, K – 
  • Rodolfo Castro, 2B – Bradenton Marauders – Pittsburgh Pirates –
    • – 2-4, 3B, 2B, R, 3RBi, BB, K – 
  • Kody Clemens, 2B – Lakeland Flying Tigers – Detroit Tigers –
    • 1-4, HR (8), R, 3RBi, BB, K – 
  • Kevin Vicuna, SS – Dunedin Blue Jays – Toronto Blue Jays –
    • – 4-6, 3R, RBi, 2 SB (13,14) – 
  • Hendrik Clementina, C – Daytona Tortugas – Cincinnati Reds –
    • – 3-5, 2 HR (7,8), 2R, 6RBi – 

Midwest League: 

  • Andy Weber, SS – South Bend Cubs – Chicago Cubs –
    • – 3-4, 2B, 3R, RBi –
  • Bruce Turang, DH – Wisconsin Timber Rattlers – Milwaukee Brewers –
    • – 1-4, 2B, 2R, BB, SB (20) –
  • Eduardo Diaz, LF – Kane County Cougars – Arizona Diamondbacks –
    • – 2-4, HR (6), 2R, RBi –
  • Dominic Fletcher, RF – Kane County Cougars – Arizona Diamondbacks –
    • – 1-4, HR (1), R, 3RBi, K –

South Atlantic League: 

  • Mason Martin, 1B – Greensboro Grasshoppers – Pittsburgh Pirates –
    • – 3-5, 3 2B, 5RBi, BB – 
  • Jack Herman, RF – Greensboro Grasshoppers – Pittsburgh Pirates –
    • – 2-4, HR (6), 2R, RBi, BB, K – 
  • Caydn Grenier, SS – Delmarva Shorebirds – Baltimore Orioles –
    • – 2-3, HR (6), 2R, 2RBi, 2BB – 
  • Romy Gonzalez, LF – Kannapolis Intimidators – Chicago White Sox –
    • – 4-5, 2 HR (2,3), 3R, 3RBi, K – 
  • Braden Shewmake, SS – Rome Braves – Atlanta Braves –
    • – 2-5, R, RBi, K – 
  • Daniel Montano, CF – Asheville Tourists – Colorado Rockies –
    • – 3-4, 2 2B, 3R – 
  • Terrin Vavra, SS – Asheville Tourists – Colorado Rockies –
    • – 2-4, 2B R, 3RBi, SB (12) – 
  • Melvin Novoa, C – Hickory Crawdads – Texas Rangers –
    • – 3-4, HR (3), 2B, 2R, 3RBi, K – 
  • Sherten Apostel, 1B – Hickory Crawdads – Texas Rangers –
    • – 2-3, HR (12), R, 2RBi, BB – 

New York – Penn League:

  • Jaxx Groshans, C – Lowell Spinners – Boston Red Sox –
    • – 2-3, HR (1), R, 3RBi, BB – 
  • Wilmer Reyes, SS – Brooklyn Cyclones – New York Mets –
    • – 3-4, 2 HR (1,2), 2R, 3RBi – 
  • AJ Lee, 2B – Tri-City ValleyCats – Houston Astros –
    • – 3-3, 3R, BB – 

Northwest League: 

  • Yorman Rodriguez, 1B – Vancouver Canadians – Toronto Blue Jays –
    • – 3-4, HR (1), 2R, 2RBi –
  • Andy Yerzy, 1B- Hillsboro Hops – Arizona Diamonsbacks –
    • – 2-4, HR (2), R, 2RBi, K –
  • Ricardo Genoves, DH – Salem-Keizer Volcanoes – San Francisco Giants –
    • – 3-5, 3B, 2R, RBi, K –
  • Bladimir Restituyo, 2B – Boise Hawks – Colorado Rockies –
    • – 2-5, 2 2B, 2R, RBi, K, SB (7) – 

Appalachian League: 

  • Liam Sabino, 1B – Johnson City Cardinals – St. Louis Cardinals –
    • – 2-4, HR (3), R, 3RBi, K – 
  • Alex Isola, C – Elizabethton Twins – Minnesota Twins –
    • – 3-4, 2 2B, R, RBi – 
  • PK Morris, DH – Bluefield Blue Jays – Toronto Blue Jays –
    • – 3-4, 2B, 3R, RBi, K – 
  • Kevin, Melendez, C – Princeton Rays – Tampa Bay Rays –
    • – 2-4, 2B, R, 4RBi, K – 
  • Brendt Cidda, RF – Bristol Pirates – Pittsburgh Pirates –
    • – 2-3, 2B, R, 2RBi, 2BB – 

Pioneer League: 

  • Luis Curbelo, DH – Great Falls Voyagers – Chicago White Sox –
    • – 2-5, 2B – 
  • Clay Dungan, SS – Idaho Falls Chukars – Kansas City Royals –
    • – 2-6, 2B, 2R, RBi – 
  • Rhett Aplin, 1B – Idaho Falls Chukars – Kansas City Royals –
    • – 1-2, 2R, RBi, 3BB – 
  • Eddy Diaz, 2B – Grand Junction Rockies – Colorado Rockies –
    • – 2-4, 3B, 2R, K, 2 SB (9,10) – 
  • Micah Bello, RF – Rocky Mountain Vibes – Milwaukee Brewers –
    • – 3-4, 3B, 2B, R, K – 

Arizona League: 

  • Julian Escobedo, CF – AZL Indians Blue – Clevelend Indians –
    • – 2-4, HR (1), 2B, R, 4RBi – 
  • Chadwick Tromp, DH – AZL Reds – Cincinnati Reds –
    • – 0-1, R, 2RBi, 5 BB, K – 
  • Aaron Familia, 3B – AZL Brewers Gold – Milwaukee Brewers –
    • – 2-4, HR (1), 2B, 3R, 3RBi, BB, K  – 
  • Francis Florentino, CF – AZL Brewers Gold – Milwaukee Brewers –
    • – 3-4, HR (2), 3B, R, 3RBi, K – 
  • Yainer Diaz, C – AZL Indians Red – Cleveland Indians –
    • – 3-5, 2 HR (2,3), 3R, 3RBi – 
  • Harold Diaz, 2B – AZL White Sox – Chicago White Sox –
    • – 3-5, 3B, 2 2B, 2R, RBi, K – 
  • Keyber Rodriguez, SS – AZL Rangers – Texas Rangers –
    • – 2-3, 2 HR (1,2), 2R, 3RBi, BB, K – 
  • Terence Doston, LF – AZL Brewers Blue – Milwaukee Brewers –
    • – 1-1, 2R, 3BB, 4 SB (4,5,6,7) – 
  • CJ Abrams, SS – AZL Padres 1 – San Diego Padres –
    • – 2-3, 2R, 2BB, 2 SB (4,5) – 

Gulf Coast League: 

  • Jose Peroza, 1B – GCL Mets – New York Mets –
    • – 2-4, HR (2), 2B, 2R, 3RBi, BB, K – 
  • Brett Baty, 3B – GCL Mets – New York Mets –
    • – 2-2, 2B, 2R, RBi, 3BB – 

Dominican Summer League: 

  • The DSL has a scheduled day off on Sundays.
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