Guez named MWL Player of the Week
The Midwest League announced today that Whitecaps' outfielder Ben Guez has been named Player of the Week.
Guez has caught fire since the All-Star break, batting .373 with three home runs and 20 RBI. Overall, he is batting .261 this season with 7 home runs and 41 RBI in 62 games with the Whitecaps.
Guez is the sixth Whitecap to take the honor this season. Casey Crosby, Luke Putkonen, Bryan Pounds, Billy Nowlin and Ronnie Bourquin have also been named Player of the Week in 2009.
The Whitecaps take on the Kane County Cougars tonight at 7:00 p.m. Individual and group tickets are on sale and can be purchased at the West Michigan Glass Block Ticket Office at Fifth Third Ballpark, by calling the Whitecaps front office at 616-784-4131 or by visiting www.whitecapsbaseball.com.
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