Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game.
Cedric Hunter: LF, Columbus Clippers: 2-for-4, 1 R, 1 HR, 2 RBI:
The system is ripe with up-and-coming prospects, but part of the charm of minor league baseball are when guys like Cedric Hunter have a game that really makes a difference for their respective team. The Clippers have been struggling to put runs on the board, and Monday’s game was no different…until Hunter stepped to the plate in the seventh inning. He launched his first regular season home run with the Clippers, a two-run blast that was the difference-maker in their 3-0 victory. Hunter will likely never get a taste with the Indians, but here is where a guy like Hunter proves his value.
Cody Anderson: SP, Carolina Mudcats: W (3-0), 6 IP, 4 H, 0 R/ER, 2 BB, 3 K:
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