EL notes: Ruta on a roll with Thunder

EL notes: Ruta on a roll with Thunder Growing up near Trenton’s Arm & Hammer Park, Ben Ruta regularly watched Yankees prospects hone their skills. Hitting .372 for the Thunder, he’s enjoying the convenience of playing close to home. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190515&content_id=307131994&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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Toolshed: Freeman walking onto scene

Toolshed: Freeman walking onto scene Indians infielder Tyler Freeman is becoming a Top-100 prospect in the game by showing an impressive hit tool and improving plate discipline with Class A Lake County this season. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190515&content_id=307131618&fext=.jsp&vkey=toolshed&sid=milb

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Prospect Roundup: Games of May 14

Prospect Roundup: Games of May 14 Reds No. 4 prospect Jonathan India homered and doubled to extend his hitting streak to eight games, while top Twins prospect Royce Lewis doubled twice to continue his recent surge. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190515&content_id=307151850&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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The Astros’ Other Best Player

The Astros’ Other Best Player In 2014, George Springer received an April callup to the majors and for half a season, he was Houston’s second-best player, with Jose Altuve leading the way. In 2015, Springer was on his way to a very good season when he fractured his wrist. Despite playing in just 102 games,…

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The Josh Bell show continues as Pirates defeat Diamondbacks, 6-2 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Josh Bell show continues as Pirates defeat Diamondbacks, 6-2 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette “It’s incredible. Hitting’s not that easy,” said starter Joe Musgrove, who allowed one hit in seven scoreless innings. “He’s not just going up there and getting lucky, or getting cookies. You see the difference he’s made this year in his commitment and…

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