Hitter of the Month:
In the month of June, Danny DornÃ‚Â hit .338/.375/.649 with 5 homeruns and 15 rbis for the Louisville Bats. Ã‚Â In 22 games played, Dorn recorded 74 at-bats, scoring 13 runs, hitting 6 doubles, and walked 5 times while striking out 12 times. Ã‚Â On the season, Dorn is now batting .253/.310/.454 with 11 homeruns and 29 rbis.
Pitcher of the Month:
The vote for Pitcher of the Month was unanimous from the editors here at Redleg Nation. Ã‚Â In 5 starts, Homer Bailey went 4-0 with a 0.47 ERA in Louisville in June to capture the honor. Ã‚Â In 38.1 innings at Louisville, Bailey allowed just 37 base runners, waking 7 while striking out 38. Ã‚Â He allowed just 2 runs in 5 starts and opponents hit .214 against him for the month.
Congratulations to both Danny Dorn and Homer Bailey for being named Redleg Nation Minor League Players of the Month for June, 2009.
April Players of the Month: Adam Rosales and Matt Maloney
May Players of the Month: Chris Heisey and Travis Wood