Around the Farm (ATF) takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Indians prospects throughout the system. This is a special fall and winter ball version of ATF that recaps all the offseason action by Indians players in the Arizona Fall League (AFL) and the Caribbean Leagues. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game.
Here is the rundown of what Cleveland players in winter ball did yesterday:
DOMINICAN WINTER LEAGUE
Audy Ciriaco (3B, Estrellas de Oriente): 2-for-3, 2 R, 1 2B, 3 RBI, 1 BB, 1 SF. Much has been written in ATF about Ciriaco’s offseason from the standpoint that it has been “solid, if unspectacular.” That is not an insult, especially since teams need solid players who can be relied upon to not be black holes in the lineup. But by interspersing performances like this every so often, Ciriaco has been solid this offseason while occasionally flashing great. He is not be banging down the doors to the major leagues, but Ciriaco looks to be hitting decently down in the Dominican and remains an important depth piece for the organization in 2015. Read More…
From Indians Baseball Insider, January 16, 2015