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Friday, September 20, 2019

Giants’ Joey Bart hits two homers in first game of Arizona Fall League

There are hot starts, and then there’s what Joey Bart did in his first game in the Arizona Fall League.

The Giants’ top prospect hit not one, but two homers in the Scottsdale Scorpions’ 5-4 win Wednesday night over the Mesa Solar Sox. Batting fourth as the team’s starting catcher, Bart took the second pitch he saw on the night deep over the left-center field wall off Tigers No. 20 prospect Anthony Castro for a two-run shot.

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Leading off the top of the seventh inning, Bart hit his second homer, a solo shot off rising A’s prospect Jesus Zambrano, who went 5-1 with a 1.47 ERA between High A Stockton and Double-A Midland this season. And he knew it was gone right away, too.

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Bart ended the night 2-for-4 with two homers, three RBI and two runs scored in the win.

Open thread, for those interested in discussing the Arizona Fall League.

 

 

QLE Posted: September 20, 2019 at 12:51 AM | 3 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. cookiedabookie Posted: September 20, 2019 at 11:17 AM (#5881176)
Joey Bart vs. Adley Rutschman will be an interesting comparison long-term. A new Wieters vs. Posey
   2. Walt Davis Posted: September 20, 2019 at 05:20 PM (#5881315)
Any idea which ball they're using in the AFL?
   3. Gold Star - just Gold Star Posted: September 20, 2019 at 08:51 PM (#5881401)
Any idea which ball they're using in the AFL?
Happy Fun.

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