While an 0-3 effort in the big leagues got in the middle of an 11-game hitting streak for Louisville spanning back to July 31st, it came to an end on Monday for Tucker Barnhart. He came back to start a new one last night by going 2-4 in a loss for the Bats. The switch hitter is hitting .327 with seven walks and just six strikeouts over his last 56 plate appearances for the Louisville...
Seth Mejias-Brean looks to take over at third base for the Bakersfield Blaze in 2014.
Seth Mejias-Brean is an unusually gifted athlete who came to the Reds after helping the University of Arizona to College World Series championship. He started out hitting like gangbusters at Billings and mastered the low-A level last season after a slow first month.
How soon could Seth Mejias-Brean be ready to fill in at the Major League level?
Seth Mejias-Brean has the best season among the Cincinnati Reds third base prospects in 2013.
Seth Mejias-Brean is in his second professional season after helping Arizona to a College World Series championship in 2012 and has hit well at every stop. Saturday he debuted in high-A with two hits and a homer. The tenth-round draft selection is making a case for himself as the top third base prospect in the Reds organization.
One year ago Seth Mejias-Brean came into the Cincinnati organization from the Reds tenth round selection on the draft. He arrived with a polished set of skills after playing in a strong collegiate program and now at the age of 22 he is playing a full professional season and has an average on the rise in the Midwest League.
Seth Mejias-Brean experiences both a College World Series championship and a successful debut at Billings last year. Now his bat is coming around while he’s playing in his first professional full season at Dayton and yesterday he finished with his fourth consecutive multi-hit game.