Found June 27, 2013 on Indians Baseball Insider:
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. Note: Columbus was suspended in the third inning, so no players are included. Clint Frazier (DH, Arizona): 3-for-6, 2 R, 2 RBI, K, CS.Frazier played his second pro game, and it was a lot like his first game with a lot of offense. He racked up three hits and is now 5-for-11 in his first two games with a strikeout and two extra base hits. He even got things moving on the bases but he was caught stealing. He is still being slowly built back up to full game readiness and should soon find his way onto the field. No doubt, though, his good showing out of the gates is extremely encouraging and if he keeps it up for three or four weeks, the Indians may be forced to find a better challenge for him. Joe Wendle (2B, Carolina): 2-for-5, R, HR, RBI, K. Wendle has really had a nice season as even though ...
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