Tampa, Fla. – The Florida State League named Tampa Yankees OF Michael O’Neill Player of the Week and LHP Jordan Montgomery Pitcher of the Week today. This honor was for games played August 24 – 30, 2015.
O’Neill played in four (4) games and collected eight (8) hits in 13 plate appearances for a .615 batting average. He had two (2) doubles, one (1) triple, and one (1) homerun. He scored six (6) times with four (4) RBI’s. His OBP was .706 and slugging percentage was 1.154. This is the third year of professional baseball for the 2013 First-Year Player Draft Pick (3rd round) from Powell, OH.
Montgomery pitched in one (1) game for a total of six (6) perfect innings. He struck out eight (8) batters. This is the second year of professional baseball for the 2014 First-Year Player Draft Pick (4th Round) from Sumter, South Carolina.
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