The Clearwater Sluggers are maintaining their stranglehold on the Florida Rookie League after three weeks, topping the weekly team power rankings with 152.1 points. The Miami Motorheads have been unable to close the gap, sitting at second with 135.6 points.
In terms of win-loss records, the Sluggers are at 16-4 (.800), while Miami trails at 14-6 (.700).
Clearwater’s first baseman, Jose Fuentes, had a hot week and was named the Gulf Coast League’s Player of the Week. He trolled pitchers going 11-for-27 at the plate, going yard twice and collecting five RBIs.
Over in the Atlantic Coast League, Hollywood Cowboys’ second baseman Jian Gang Okamura went 16-for-33 (.485), also going over the fences twice, and tallied 9 RBIs.