Tag: Biloxi Shuckers

Zack Brown: Saber Snapshot

Last week Craig Counsell said, “Zack Brown will be a good guy later in the year.” This simple statement seems to confirm that the 24-year-old is ahead of schedule. After being drafted by The Crew in 2016, he has quickly ascended through The Minor League Ranks. Last year he was voted ‘Most Outstanding Pitcher’ in the Southern League (AA). Get to know the rising phenom who has caught his coach’s eye…

Corey Ray (#2 Prospect): Analyzing ‘The Other’ MVP’s Rise

Corey Ray once stole home in the bottom of the ninth to win a game while playing at Louiville. A walk-off steal. It is that kind of swagger that has always come easy to Corey Ray. Whether it was playing as a youth in Chicago or dominating The Southern League last year, Ray has always been a baller. Get to know your “other MVP” with this high-yield, graphic heavy break down.

Troy Stokes Jr (#15 Prospect): Playboy Progress Report

There are not too many people on the planet who can own the nickname ‘playboy.’ Troy Stokes Jr. is one of them and the five tool phenom is on the rise. After being added to the 40 man roster in November, it is clear The Milwaukee Brewers are invested in the 22 year old left fielder. An in-depth review of his progress from Rookie Ball to Biloxi (AA) helps us understand why.

Keston Hiura (#1 Prospect): Hope vs. Hype

Milwaukee Brewer Fans everywhere are stirring about Keston Hiura, 22 year old second baseman from UC-Irvine. After being drafted ninth overall in the 2017 Amateur Draft, the fire was lit. Expectations have run high and his legend has grown to epic proportions in even casual Brewer circles. It seems that many fans forget he is very young and still playing Double-A ball… based on the hype surrounding the young phenom it is hard to blame them.