Friday, June 23, 2017

MiLB Pitchers of the Week 061217 to 061817

Week 10 minor league pitchers of the week

International League Pacific Coast League
Shawn Morimando John Gant
Columbus (CLE) Memphis (STL)
Eastern League Southern League Texas League
Justus Sheffield Jordan Guerrero Kyle Lloyd
Trenton (NYY) Birmingham (CWS) San Antonio (SD)
Carolina League California League Florida State League
Tanner Banks Casey Meisner Jeff Brigham
Winston-Salem (CWS) Stockton (OAK) Jupiter (MIA)
Midwest League South Atlantic League
Zack Erwin Kyle Cody
Beloit (OAK) Hickory (TEX)

Kyle Cody South Atlantic League PiOW 061217 to 061817

Kyle Cody of the Hickory Crawdads was selected the South Atlantic League Pitcher of the Week for the span of June 12, 2017 through June 18, 2017. For the week he was 0-0, 0.00 ERA, 1 GS, 8.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 HR, 0 HBP, 1 BB, and 8 K. This season the RHP is 2-6, 3.92 ERA, 51 K, 1.31 WHIP, .247 BAA in 59.2 IP over 12 GS. Hickory is the Class A team of the Texas Rangers. He was originally drafted by the Rangers in the sixth round in 2016. Cody will be 23 on August 9th.

Zack Erwin Midwest League PiOW 061217 to 061817

Zack Erwin of the Beloit Snappers was selected the Midwest League Pitcher of the Week for the span of June 12, 2017 through June 18, 2017. For the week the was 1-0, 0.82 ERA, 2 GS, 11.0 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 HR, 0 HBP, 1 BB, 1 K. The win was in a 1-0 victory over Quad Cities. This season the LHP is 1-0, 1.25 ERA, 21 K, 1.06 WHIP, .229 BAA in 21.2 IP over 5 GS. Beloit is the Class A team of the Oakland Athletics. He was originally drafted by the White Sox in the fourth round in 2015 and traded to the Athletics in December 2015. Erwin turned 23 on January 24.

Jeff Brigham Florida State League PiOW 061217 to 061817

Jeff Brigham of the Jupiter Hammerheads was selected the Florida State League Pitcher of the Week for the span of June 12, 2017 through June 18, 2017. For the week he was 1-0, 0.00 ERA, 1 GS, 6.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 HR, 0 HBP, 2 BB and 4 K. The win came in an 1-0 victory over St Lucie. This season the RHP is 2-0, 1.59 ERA, 14 K, 0.84 WHIP, .133 BAA in 22.2 IP over 4 GS. Jupiter is the Class A Advanced team of the Miami Marlins. He was originally drafted by the Dodgers in the fourth round in 2014 and traded to the Marlins in 2015. Brigham turned 25 on February 16.

Tanner Banks Carolina League PiOW 061217 to 061817

Tanner Banks of the Winston-Salem Dash was selected the Carolina League Pitcher of the Week for the span of June 12, 2017 through June 18, 2017. For the week he was 1-0, 0.00 ERA, 1 GS, 1 SHO, 9.0 IP, 5 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 HR, 0 HBP, 2 BB and 6 K. The win was in an 4-0 victory over Down East. This season the LHP is 6-3, 3.24 ERA, 66 K, 1.12 WHIP, .244 BAA in 80.2 IP over 13 GS. Winston-Salem is the Class A Advanced team of the Chicago White Sox. He was originally drafted by the White Sox in the 18th round in 2014. Banks turned 25 on October 24.

Casey Meisner California League PiOW 061217 to 061817

Casey Meisner of the Stockton Ports was selected the California League Pitcher of the Week for the span of June 12, 2017 through June 18, 2017. For the week he was 1-0, 0.00 ERA, 1 GS, 8.0 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 0 HR, 0 HBP, 1 BB and 87 K. The win was in a 2-1 victory over Lake Elsinore. This season the RHP is 5-5, 4.12 ERA, 74 K, 1.30 WHIP, .259 BAA in 67.2 IP over 15 games with 11 GS. Stockton is the Class A Advanced team of the Oakland Athletics. He was originally drafted by the Mets in the third round in 2013 and traded to the Athletics in 2015. Meisner turned 22 on May 22.

Kyle Lloyd Texas League PiOW 061217 to 061817

Kyle Lloyd of the San Antonio Missions was selected the Texas League Pitcher of the Week for the span of June 12, 2017 through June 18, 2017. For the week he was 1-0, 2.40 ERA, 2 GS, 15.0 IP, 10 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 0 HR, 0 HBP, 1 BB and 17 K. The win was in an 8-2 victory over Frisco. He had also earned the award week 5. This season the RHP is 6-4, 3.23 ERA, 78 K, 1.08 WHIP, .214 BAA in 78.0 IP over 13 GS at San Antonio and 0-1, 6.75 ERA, 9 K, 1.73 WHIP, .333 BAA in 17.1 IP over 3 GS at Triple A El Paso. San Antonio is the Double A team of the San Diego Padres. He was originally drafted by the Padres in the 29th round in 2013. Lloyd turned 26 on October 16.