Category: Awards

ML’s Best Player, Michel of Arizona

April 8, 2024

It can be difficult for a young player to step out of the shadows and assert himself in the Metropolitan League, but last week David Michel of the Arizona Cowboys reminded everyone just why he’s here as he threw up numbers that made him an easy selection for Player of the Week. Michel rocked opposing pitching for a .565 average (13-for-23), 3 home runs and 5 RBIs to come away with the award.

Great Week for Toronto’s Makanaakua Mano

April 8, 2024

The Lake League announced today that Makanaakua Mano of the Toronto Nomads earned Player of the Week honors for his performance over the past seven days.

Mano hit .480 with 3 home runs, 10 RBIs and 5 runs scored.

Tak-keung Yang Winner in Metropolitan League

(GAME DATE — Oct. 1, 2020) — The Metropolitan League has made it official — Tak-keung Yang is the winner of the Batter of the Month trophy.

In September, the Arizona first baseman starred with a .356 batting average, 8 home runs and 22 RBIs. Yang also had 22 walks, posted a .478 on-base percentage and scored 26 times. Continue reading “Tak-keung Yang Winner in Metropolitan League”

LL Choice for Batter of the Month is Guillot

(GAME DATE — Oct. 1, 2020) — Chicago Pit Bulls fans may just have witnessed a star player blossoming before their eyes in September.

Jon Guillot put up a remarkable month at the age of 24 and has been named the Lake League Batter of the Month. Continue reading “LL Choice for Batter of the Month is Guillot”

Lake League #1 Hurler is Rollins

(GAME DATE — Oct. 1, 2020) — The Lake League announced today that Steve Rollins has been chosen the league’s Pitcher of the Month. The New York starter had everything working for him last month as he glided to a 4-2 record.

In September Rollins chalked up a 2.08 ERA in 52 innings with 40 strikeouts and 11 walks. Continue reading “Lake League #1 Hurler is Rollins”

Ferguson Snags ML Top Hurler Trophy

(GAME DATE — Oct. 1, 2020) — Harry Ferguson‘s been around the league long enough to appreciate the honor he received today. After going 5-1 in September, the 31-year-old St. Petersburg hurler has been named Metropolitan League Pitcher of the Month.

He fanned 26 in 39 innings, logged an ERA of 2.31 and allowed opponents to hit .184 against him. Continue reading “Ferguson Snags ML Top Hurler Trophy”