April's Top Performers: Mississippi
Martin Prado, 2B,
Martin Prado has been impressive enough this year to warrant a call to
Yunel Escobar, SS,
The Cuban defector is enjoying a successful first full season. He is hitting .287 and has come up with many clutch hits this year for
Paul Bush, RP,
Paul Bush has excelled as a long reliever for
Will Startup, RP,
Startup, drafted just last year, has been terrific thus far. In 17 relief innings, Startup has yielded a 1.06 ERA and 0.65 WHIP. He also has a fantastic K/BB ratio at 21/3. Will Startup has a very bright future.
Chris Waters, SP,
Chris has been somewhat of a surprise so far this season. He has 2 victories in 5 starts while fashioning a 3.18 ERA in the process. He has also struck out 27 in his 28.1 innings.