Arizona Diamondbacks’ two-time gold glover and long time outfielder Gerardo Parra has been traded to the Milwaukee Brewers for two minor league prospects in OF Mitch Haniger and LHP Anthony Banda. Mitch Haniger is a 6’2 215 lbs outfielder who was a former first round pick by the brewers back in 2012, he has spent the […]
The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired Gerardo Parra from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for two minor leaguers. The Brewers add a veteran, gold glove outfielder, with a .274 career average who will platoon with power hitter youngster Khris Davis. Davis is hitting over .300 against left handers, but just .232 against righties. However, 11 of Davis' 17 home runs come vs...
PHOENIX -- The Diamondbacks on Thursday morning acquired outfielder Mitch Haniger and left-handed pitcher Anthony Banda from the Brewers for outfielder Gerardo Parra as the non-waiver trade deadline approached. Haniger, 23, entered the season rated as the Brewers' No. 3 prospect by Baseball America and Baseball Prospectus and No. 8 prospect by MLB.com. In 67 games for Double-A Huntsville...
PHOENIX -- Mitch Haniger wasn't feeling all that great about his swing coming into Tuesday's intrasquad scrimmage at Maryvale Baseball Park. The Milwaukee Brewers prospect had spent the past few days trying to get going and was rewarded for his diligence. Haniger led off the third inning of the scrimmage with a solo home run to left off David Goforth, making an early impression in...
Mitch Haniger had an outstanding first professional season. The Milwaukee Brewers outfield prospect banged out 52 extra-base hits between two levels. That number is even more impressive given that two-thirds of his at bats came in the pitcher-friendly Florida State League. Overall, the 23-year-old [as of December] hit .264/.348/.431. Originally drafted in 2009 by the […]
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