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    PROSPECT(US) POWER RANKINGS

    Date:07/15/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    THE FAVORITES #1 - Danville Dans, 27-12-0, 1st place, East Division, the Danville Dans have only played .500 ball over the last 10 games, but continue to hold on to the #1 ranking with their No. 1 ranked offense and No. 2 ranked pitching staff, while playing in the more competitive East Division with five of the six teams in the division playing .500 ball or better this season. One of the strengt...


    PROSPECT(US) PITCHER OF THE WEEK - REX JACOB FRANKEL

    Date:07/15/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

      ELKVILLE, IL - The Prospect League Prospect(us) Pitcher of the Week - (07/08 - 07/14), is the Terre Haute REX closer, Jacob Frankel, from Louisville, KY, a sophomore at Indiana University Southeast. The 6'1", 215-pound, right-hander appeared in four games this past week, racking up three saves for the REX, the 2018 Prospect League defending champions, in the midst ...


    PROSPECT LEAGUE PROSPECT(US)

    Date:07/15/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    THE PROSPECT LEAGUE PROSPECT(US) For the Love of the Game since 1963   GAME DAY – Sunday, July 14, 2019   HANNIBAL, 0  DUPAGE, 13   (GM 1) - The DuPage Pistol Shrimp were fully loaded in game one of Sunday’s doubleheader, with the DuPage offense manufacturing 13 runs on 13 hits, and the Pistol Shrimp pitching staff shutting out Hannibal, limiting them to j...


    PROSPECT(US) PLAYER OF THE WEEK - PAINTS CHRIS EISEL

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The Prospect League Prospect(us) Player of the Week - (07/08 - 07/10), is the Chillicothe Paints, outfielder, No. 8, Chris Eisel, from Pittsburgh, PA, a junior at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Eisel, the 5'10", 180-pound, right-handed hitting outfielder led the Prospect League in the following categories; games (8), runs created (15), runs scored (15), hits (13)...


    PROSPECT(US) PLAYER OF THE DAY - DUPAGE'S KYLE KOLB

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

      ELKVILLE, IL - The Prospect League Prospect(us) Player of the Day is the DuPage Pistol Shrimp, third baseman Kyle Kolb from Roanoke, IL, a senior at Missouri Valley College, who played his junior year at Trinity Christian College, hit three home runs with 10 RBI, the 10 RBI set a new Prospect League single-game record, surpassing the record set earlier this season by Cape Catfish slugger T...


    PROSPECT(US) PITCHER OF THE DAY - DUPAGE'S LOGAN SCHMITT

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The Prospect League Prospect(us) Pitcher of the Day for Sunday, July 14th, is the DuPage Pistol Shrimp starter Logan Schmitt, (W, 2-0, 2.70 ERA), from Bolingbrook, IL, a sophomore at Miami University, who pitched five complete innings, in game one of a doubleheader against the Hannibal Hoots at home at QU Stadium, giving up just two hits and two walks, while striking out five of the...


    KOLB DRIVES IN 10 RUNS TO SET NEW PROSPECT LEAGUE RECORD

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

      ELKVILLE, IL - The DuPage Pistol Shrimp, third baseman Kyle Kolb from Roanoke, IL, a senior at Missouri Valley College, hit three home runs with 10 RBI, the 10 RBI setting a new Prospect League single-game record, surpassing the record set earlier this season by Cape Catfish Taylor Pridgen, who drove in nine runs, breaking the previous record that was eight RBI, held and set by Matt B...


    PROSPECT(US) PITCHER OF THE DAY - REX CLOSER JACOB FRANKEL

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The Prospect League Prospect(us) Pitcher of the Day is the Terre Haute REX Jacob Frankel. With a historic 11 game winning streak on the line, Saturday night, the Terre Haute REX closer Jacob Frankel, (0-1, 2.57 ERA, 5 SVs), from Louisville, KY, a sophomore at IU Southeast, who has not allowed a run in his last six relief appearances, earned his fifth save with tw...


    PROSPECT(US) PLAYER OF THE DAY - DANS STEVE KOKOSKI

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The Prospect(us) Player of the Day is  Danville catcher Steve Kokoski, from Fredonia, PA, a freshman at Saint Leo University, who started the year as a temporary player, and resigned this week did permanent damage with his bat last night, going 3-for-6 at the plate, with a home run, six RBI and three runs scored to lead the Dans to a 20-4 win over the Quincy Gems. &n...


    PROSPECT LEAGUE PROSPECT(US)

    Date:07/14/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    THE PROSPECT LEAGUE PROSPECT(US) For the Love of the Game since 1963   GAME DAY – Saturday, July 13, 2019   CHAMPION CITY, 5  WEST VIRGINIA 4  (10) – The Champion City Kings hovering around the .500 mark this week and still looking for their first winning season in the Prospect League got a much needed 5-4 10th inning, win over the Miners Saturday night on the ...


    CATFISH RIDE RISING TIDE OF DINGERS IN 10-3 WIN

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

      CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO - The Catfish Jack Wolfe, (W, 5-0, 3.30 ERA), from Orland Park, IL a junior at Eastern Illinois University, a/k/a "the Wolfeman", in just his second start in 13 appearances season haunted the Sliders for six shutout innings, Saturday night at Capaha Field, allowing only two hits and no walks, while striking out seven of the 20 batters he faced, to basicall...


    PAINTS GROUND THE AVIATORS WITH 5-3 WIN

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

      LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Chillicothe Paints, presented by Adena Health System, got a strong start from Jack Raines and some timely offense in a 5-3 win over the Aviators at Lafayette's Loeb Stadium Saturday night. Chillicothe (26-14) took an early 2-0 lead in the top of the third inning. Cody Orr led off with a single and scored on Chris Eisel's RBI double. Eisel went to third ...


    KINGS BOUNCE BACK WITH 10TH INNING, 5-4 WIN

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    BECKLEY, WV - The Champion City Kings earned their 20th win, a 5-4 victory over the West Virginia Miners in ten innings, on Saturday night improving their overall record to 20-19 on the season. For the third-straight game in this series, the Kings got out to a quick start in the first inning as Chase Carney (Urbana University) singled, moved to second on a wild pitch...


    REX WIN PROSPECT LEAGUE HISTORIC 11TH STRAIGHT GAME

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    TERRE HAUTE, 8  NORMAL, 5 – The Terre Haute REX extending their winning streak to 11 games, just one day after setting a new franchise record with 10 straight wins, Terre Haute has tied the Prospect League record with 11 straight victories, a record shared by the 2019 Chillicothe Paints, the 2014 Butler Blue Sox and the 2013 Danville Dans. The REX actually trailed the CornBelters most ...


    IN THE SPOTLIGHT - GEMS TYLER CLARK-CHIAPPARELLI

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The Quincy Gems slugger Tyler Clark-Chiapparelli, is leading the Prospect League with 12 home runs, hitting a four-bagger at a pace of every 12.8 at-bats, this season. Clark-Chiapparelli, 21-year-old, 6'2", 185-pound infielder-pitcher from Austin Texas and a redshirt freshman at McCook Community College, is demonstrating the rare combination in today's game o...


    PROSPECT PROFILE - CAPE'S ELLISON HANNA II

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

      ELKVILLE, IL - This spring the Cape Catfish signed switch-hitting outfielder Ellison Hanna II, from Terre Haute, IN, a junior at Indiana State University, who hits for average and power and poses a threat on the basepaths to a contract for the 2019 campaign and improve the Catfish chances for a championship season. In 33 games for the Catfish, Hanna is living up to the...


    PROSPECT(US) PITCHER OF THE DAY - REX BRAYDON TUCKER

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The Prospect League Prospect(us), Pitcher of the Day is Braydon Tucker. The REX turned to Braydon Tucker, (W, 2-1, 3.62), from Brazil, IN, a 2018 graduate from Northview High School in Brazil, IN and a freshman at Indiana University to start the nightcap of a doubleheader Friday night against the first place Danville Dans. Tucker tossed six complete innings, givi...


    PROSPECT(US) PLAYER OF THE DAY - PAINTS CHRIS EISEL

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

     ELKVILLE, IL = The Prospect League Prospect(us) Player of the Day is the Chillicothe Paints, left-fielder Chris Eisel, from Pittsburgh, PA, a junior at Indiana University of PA, who hit for the cycle Friday night, going 4-for-4 with the home run, triple, double and a base hit, driving in three runs and scoring four to help lead the Paints to a 17-13 win over the Lafayette Aviators ...


    PROSPECT LEAGUE PROSPECT(US)

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    THE PROSPECT LEAGUE PROSPECT(US) For the Love of the Game since 1963   GAME DAY – Friday, July 12, 2019   DANVILLE, 4  REX 5   (GM 1) - The Terre Haute REX, the 2018 Prospect League defending champions, are playing like champions again, winning their ninth straight game with a 5-4 win at home over the East Division leaders, the Danville Dans. The Dans got on th...


    EISEL HITS FOR THE CYCLE IN PAINTS 17-13 WIN

    Date:07/13/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    LAFAYETTE, IN. - Outfielder Chris Eisel hit for the cycle to help the Chillicothe Paints, presented by Adena Health System, take the first of a three-game series from the Lafayette Aviators at Loeb Stadium Friday night by a score of 17-13. Eisel tripled in the top of the first inning, driving home Cody Orr and starting the scoring. Eisel followed with a single in the third inning, ...


    CAPE'S ANDREW STONE HAVING AN MVP CALIBER SEASON

    Date:07/12/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

      ELKVILLE, IL - At the end of the season, the Prospect League has an annual award, the Mike Schmidt Award for Player of the Year Award that is voted on by each team's field manager, general manager and one local media representative, selected by the general manager of the local team. The Cape Catfish playing in their inaugural season means there is a lot of firsts this season...


    HERE THEY COME, REX WIN EIGHTH GAME IN A ROW

    Date:07/12/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The Terre Haute REX, (20-17-0, 3rd place) the 2018 Prospect League defending champions have won eight straight games, passing the Lafayette Aviators (20-18-0, 4th place) & Champion City Kings (19-18-0, 5th place) moving into third place, seven games back of the Danville Dans and only 3.5 games back of the second place Chillicothe Paints, with a little under four weeks ...


    DANS ADD A CATCHER TO THEIR ROSTER FOR THE STRETCH RUN

    Date:07/12/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The The Danville Dans have signed Steven Kokoski, a catcher from Fredonia, PA, and a redshirt freshman at St. Leo University to a contract for the 2019 season. He did not see any action for Saint Leo this season. Kokoski transferred to Saint Leo from Niagara University after one season where he appeared in 16 games and started 11 of them behind the plate for the Purple Eagles....


    PROSPECT(US) PITCHER OF THE DAY - HOOTS JD DEANY

    Date:07/12/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The Prospect League Prospect(us) PItcher of the Day is Hannibal Hoots starter JD Deany (W, 1-1, 5.62 ERA), from Mackinaw, IL, a sophomore at Illinois Central College, who picked up his first win on the year, pitching 5.2 shutout innings, giving up only one hit and three walks, while striking out eight of the 22 batters he faced in his 5-0 win Thursday night ...


    PROSPECT(US) PLAYER OF THE DAY - DANS ANDREW MEGGS

    Date:07/12/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The Prospect League Prospect(us) Player of the Day is Danville’s second baseman Andrew Meggs, from San Jose CA, a redshirt freshman at Creighton University, by going 3-for-4 with a triple, a home run, four RBI and three runs scored in a very hard-fought game led Dan’s offense in a battle to the end against a very good Lafayette Aviators ballclub ...


    PROSPECT LEAGUE PROSPECT(US)

    Date:07/12/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    THE PROSPECT LEAGUE PROSPECT(US) For the Love of the Game since 1963   GAME DAY – Thursday,  July 11, 2019   QUINCY, 7  CATFISH, 3 - The Cape Catfish game started like a lot of games, leadoff man and right-fielder, Andrew Stone, from Cross Lanes, WV, a sophomore at West Virginia State, a borderline five-tool player, led off the game with a triple in the gap to l...


    IN THE SPOTLIGHT - CAPE'S AARON HUBBELL

    Date:07/11/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO - The Cape Catfish, right-handed pitcher, Aaron Hubbell, from Mt. Juliet, TN, a 2018 graduate from Wilson Central High School and a freshman at Belmont University, is currently the top-ranked pitcher in the Prospect League and a serious potential contender to the 2019 Prospect League Pitcher of the Year Award. The 6'3", 215-pound Hubbell, the reigning Pr...


    PROSPECT(US) PLAYER OF THE DAY - CAPE'S ANDREW STONE

    Date:07/11/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The Prospect League Prospect(us) player of the day is the Cape Catfish leadoff man and left-fielder Andrew Stone, from Cross Lanes, WV, a sophomore at West Virginia State University, having an off the charts, All-Star caliber season, going 4-for-5 at the plate Wednesday night with two home runs, a triple, four RBI, two stolen bases and five runs scored to lead the Cape to ...


    PROSPECT(US) PITCHER OF THE DAY - PAINTS MITCH MILHEIM

    Date:07/11/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    ELKVILLE, IL - The Prospect League Prospect(us) Pitcher of the day is the Chillicothe Paints starter Mitch Milheim, (W, 4-1, 5.12 ERA, 1 SV), from Powell, OH, a freshman at Ohio State University, who earned his fourth win, Wednesday night, pitching five complete innings, giving up one run on one hit. He walked four batters and struck out six of the 19 batters he faced. With the win, the Paint...


    PROSPECT LEAGUE PROSPECT(US)

    Date:07/11/2019   Source:Prospect Collegiate Baseball LLC  

    THE PROSPECT LEAGUE PROSPECT(US) For the Love of the Game since 1963   GAME DAY – Wednesday,  July 10, 2019   DUPAGE, 6  NORMAL, 4 – The CornBelters jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the first, but DuPage battled back to win 6-4 on the road in Normal at the Corn Crib, the Pistol Shrimps fourth straight win and eight wins out of their last 10 games. Pistol Shr...