Batter of the Month
Devin Mesoraco, our April batter of the month, wins the honor for the 2nd consecutive month. Ã‚Â He hit .323/.456/.667 with 7 homeruns, 7 doubles, and 2 triples for the month of May with both Lynchburg and Carolina. Ã‚Â On the season, Devin is batting .317/.396/.600 in 180 at-bats at the High A and Double-A levels. Ã‚Â He has hit 12 homeruns and driven in 34 RBI. Ã‚Â However, he has struggled of late with the Mudcats. Ã‚Â In 22 at-bats in Carolina, Devin is batting just .182/.269/.455 with 2 homeruns and 3 RBI.
Pitcher of the Month
Matt Klinker, one of Redleg Nation’s Spotlight Players, wins the honor for his outstanding performance in May. Ã‚Â For the month, Matt went 3-1 with a 1.41 ERA in 5 starts. Ã‚Â Matt made 4 starts for Carolina and 1 for Louisville in the May, walking only 6 batters while striking out 29 in 32 innings pitched. Ã‚Â On the season, Matt is 5-4 with a 2.14 ERA in 67.1 innings pitched for Carolina and Louisville.
Congratulations to both Devin and Matt.
April POTM: Devin Mesoraco and Bradley Boxberger