Taking a look at the 2013 season of Louisville Bats infielder Mike Hessman.
Louisville lost 12-7. Box Score
Emmanuel Burris went 1-4 with a run.
Mike Hessman went 3-4 with 2 doubles and 2 runs.
Henry Rodriguez went 3-4 with an RBI.
Denis Phipps went 1-3 with a walk and a run.
Kristopher Negron went 0-0 with 2 walks a run and an RBI.
Josh Fellhauer went 1-1 as a pinch hitter.
Nevin Ashley went 1-1 with a pinch hit 2-run double.
Mike MacDougal threw a shutout...
It is difficult to evaluate the best minor league players to ever play the game. One simple reason: if a player excels in the minor leagues, they ultimately become major league players. Their minor league success stops as they become MLB players. The best minor league players are usually the ones who struggle in the majors and have to be sent back to the minors. After a while, because...
In the land of the baseball-news-deprived, the rumor that the Reds were courting free agent infielder Emmanuel Burriss was hot stuff. Today, the rumor was made flesh when the Reds signed Burriss to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training.
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I know some Mets fans have this obsession with Jesus Feliciano, Chris Carter, and Mike Hessman, but I don't really understand why. They aren't young home grown players, nor are they major league caliber talent. Maybe fans would rather see these guys than Ollie and Castillo, which I can sort of understand, but fans have to understand that these guys SUCK! and I am tired...