Minor League Update: May 9

Sunday, May 09 2004 @ 08:46 AM EDT

Contributed by: Anonymous

You know your major league team is doing well when?

The minor league report is the shortest of the year so far! (Thanks again to Rob and Mike, for yesterday's impeccable game-calling!)

Yesterday's Games:

Syracuse 4 at Richmond 5
AP Game Story

New Hampshire 7 at Reading 5
Union-Leader's Game Story

Dunedin 5 at Vero Beach 6

Lakewood 7 at Charleston 3
Gazette-Mail Game Story

Relevant Reading:

1. Matt Michael's story on Glenn Williams, Prospect to Suspect (Post-Standard)
2. Kevin Gray's On Baseball column (Union-Leader)
3. Diamonds in the Rough -- Josh Banks (The Herald News)
4. Jim Mandelaro's story, Justin Time for Twins, on Canadian über-prospect Justin Morneau (Rochester Democrat and Chronicle)

Three-Star Selection!

The Third Star: Christian Snavely, LF, Charleston (2-3, BB, K, HR)
The Second Star: Tyrell Godwin, CF, New Hampshire (3-5, BB, SB; organization's hottest minor league hitter at the moment)
The First Star: Dominic Rich, 2B, New Hampshire (2-4, 2B, 3 RBI; his bases-clearing double in the fourth was the game's key hit)

Sunday's Three-Star Standings:

1. Josh Banks (16 pts)
T2. Ryan Roberts (15)
T2. David Bush (15)
4. Mike Galloway (14)
5. Dustin McGowan (13)
6. Dominic Rich (11)
7. Alex Rios (10)
T8. Tyrell Godwin (9)
T8. David Smith (9)

Now, I can leave all the rest to you!