Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Cleveland prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game.
Note that Carolina and Lake County were off on Wednesday. Plus, Mahoning Valley was rained out and Columbus’ game was suspended in the fourth inning.
Anthony Gallas (LF, Akron): 1-for-4, 1 R, 1 HR, 1 RBI, 1 SO
Gallas hit his second home run in seven Double-A games Wednesday night, giving him six extra base hits in those games. The outfielder has hits in six of those seven games as he has dominated in his first real exposure to Double-A. Gallas’ surge does not come without some worry — the outfielder has six strikeouts and no walks after posting a 52:17 SO:BB in 58 High-A games — but right now he is simply hitting the ball well. The outfielder is still an older prospect without as much pedigree, but even after getting the call to Akron, Gallas is continuing to hit for power and stuff the box score. Read More…
From Indians Baseball Insider, June 19, 2014