The San Diego Padres selected Johnny Manziel this weekend in the MLB Amateur Draft.
While all indications are that the former Heisman trophy winner plans to play football only, it did create some excitement.
One Padres minor leaguer has already been spotted showing off his Johnny No. 2 gear. Below is a photo of 2011 draft pick Travis Jankowski.
@JManziel2 got the jersey ready for...
The Chihuahuas were the only farm team to earn a victory tonight; the Missions and the Storm both lost in extra innings while a poor start from Walker Weickel put the TinCaps in a hole they couldn’t overcome.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: Travis Jankowski
Pitching Prospect of the Day: Keyvius Sampson
El Paso Chihuahuas 5, Tacoma Rainiers 2
Rico Noel – CF: 1-4, BB, 2K
A night after Jace Peterson and Travis Jankowski went on the shelf for the rest of the year, what's left of the Storm went out and grabbed a victory Wednesday night, getting just enough timely pitching and a few key hits.
Aside from the TinCaps losing the second game after rallying for a big win in a make-up game from Friday, a clean sweep. Both Noel and Travis Jankowski are leading their leagues in stolen bases and Robert Kral continues to hit.