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June 18, 2018 - BASEBALL New York-Penn League: The short-season Class-A NYPL started its 2018 season this week with the same 14 teams as last season aligned into a four-team McNamara Division, a six-team Pinckney Division and a four-team Stedler Division. The league's Staten Island Yankees will play a game later this month as the Staten Island Pizza Rats. This was the nickname selected out of five proposed names as part of a contest back in 2016 when the team was considering a name change. Pacific Coast League: The Las Vegas ... Full Story

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Drury Honored by International League

June 18, 2018 - MOOSIC, PA - The International League has announced its weekly awards for June 11 through 17, and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre's INF Brandon Drury has been tabbed by the league as its Player of the Week. The RailRiders, Triple-A affiliate of the New York Yankees, compiled a 6-2 record during the week, which saw Drury hit .471 with a homer and 11 RBI, leading the International League with 16 hits, 25 total bases and 11 runs scored. He closed the week with a string of five consecutive multi-hit games, including a pair of three-hit... Full Story

Coutts, Murphy Reel in NECBL Week 2 Awards

June 18, 2018 - NORTH ADAMS, Mass. - North Adams infielder Jackson Coutts (Rhode Island) and Sanford right-handed pitcher John Murphy (Maryland) have been named the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, for fantastic performances on the diamond for Week 2 of the 2018 season. Coutts boasted some of the best offensive numbers in the league amongst a group of very impressive performances over the past seven days. He had at least one hit in every one of the five games he played, with fou... Full Story

Craig Named Eastern League Player of the Week

June 18, 2018 - CURVE, Pa. - Altoona Curve first baseman Will Craig has been named the Eastern League Player of the Week for the week of June 11-17, the league announced on Monday, after he slugged five homers over six games. For the week, Craig hit .522 (12-for-23) with five homers, two doubles, 12 RBIs, 12 runs scored and four walks, notching a 1.868 OPS over six games since Tuesday. A first-round pick in the 2016 MLB Draft by the Pirates out of Wake Forest, Craig led all of Minor League Baseball in home runs, runs scored and sluggi... Full Story

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