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SportingNews
Francisco Mejia’s 50-game hitting streak isn’t the only one that got some helpof people think Saturday’s play should’ve stayed in the books as an error to Wi
Francisco Mejia’s 50-game hitting streak isn’t the only one that got some help
SportingNews / Posted 11 days ago
of people think Saturday’s play should’ve stayed in the books as an error to Winston-Salem’s third baseman and suspect the Lynchburg Hillcats’ scorer reversed his decision solely to keep the hometown player’s extraordinary streak alive. “It was a... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Minor leaguer Mejia's hitting streak ends at 50 gamesIn this Aug. 1 file photo, Lynchburg Hillcats catcher Francisco Mejia hits a si
Minor leaguer Mejia's hitting streak ends at 50 games
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
In this Aug. 1 file photo, Lynchburg Hillcats catcher Francisco Mejia hits a single, extending his hitting streak to 43 games, during the first inning of a minor league baseball against the Potomac Nationals in Lynchburg, Va. The Indians catching... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Minor leaguer Mejia's hit streak at 50 after scoring changeIn this Monday, Aug, 1, 2016, photo, Lynchburg Hillcats' Francisco Mejia hits a
Minor leaguer Mejia's hit streak at 50 after scoring change
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
In this Monday, Aug, 1, 2016, photo, Lynchburg Hillcats' Francisco Mejia hits a single, extending his hitting streak to 43 games, during the first inning of a minor league baseball against the Potomac Nationals in Lynchburg, Va. The Cleveland Indians... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Indians prospect extends hitting streak to 50 games after scoring changeIndians prospect Francisco Mejia extended his hitting streak to 50 games on Sat
Indians prospect extends hitting streak to 50 games after scoring change
Yahoo Sports / Posted 12 days ago
Indians prospect Francisco Mejia extended his hitting streak to 50 games on Saturday, though it may come with an asterisk. (Lynchburg Hillcats) The longest hitting streak in modern minor league baseball history ended on Saturday night. Then, with... Read more
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13d
The News-Herald
Cleveland Indians minor-leaguer Mejia’s streak has shades of DiMaggiolike just another 20-year-old in the minors. Yet Mejia is something of a moder
Cleveland Indians minor-leaguer Mejia’s streak has shades of DiMaggio
The News-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
like just another 20-year-old in the minors. Yet Mejia is something of a modern-day Joe DiMaggio, plying his trade for the Lynchburg Hillcats of the high Class A Carolina League. The Cleveland Indians prospect went into the weekend with a 48-game... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Cleveland Indians minor-leaguer Mejia’s streak has shades of DiMaggiolike just another 20-year-old in the minors. Yet Mejia is something of a moder
Cleveland Indians minor-leaguer Mejia’s streak has shades of DiMaggio
The Morning Journal / Posted 13 days ago
like just another 20-year-old in the minors. Yet Mejia is something of a modern-day Joe DiMaggio, plying his trade for the Lynchburg Hillcats of the high Class A Carolina League. The Cleveland Indians prospect went into the weekend with a 48-game... Read more
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13d
San Antonio Express-News
Cubs go for 12th W in row, Indians see SantanaIn this Monday, Aug, 1, 2016, photo, Lynchburg Hillcats' Francisco Mejia hits a
Cubs go for 12th W in row, Indians see Santana
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
In this Monday, Aug, 1, 2016, photo, Lynchburg Hillcats' Francisco Mejia hits a single, extending his hitting streak to 43 games, during the first inning of a minor league baseball against the Potomac Nationals in Lynchburg, Va. The Cleveland Indians... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Streaks of DiMaggio: Minor leaguer Mejia extends hit stringlike just another 20-year-old in the minors. Yet Mejia is something of a moder
Streaks of DiMaggio: Minor leaguer Mejia extends hit string
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
like just another 20-year-old in the minors. Yet Mejia is something of a modern-day Joe DiMaggio, plying his trade for the Lynchburg Hillcats of the high Class A Carolina League. The Cleveland Indians prospect went into the weekend with a 48-game... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Jeff Schudel’s Cleveland Beat: Most of Cleveland Indians’ top prospects won’t be ready until 2018 or laterHe is 0-3 in seven starts with an 8.05 ERA. He has pitched 19 innings. 3. Firs
Jeff Schudel’s Cleveland Beat: Most of Cleveland Indians’ top prospects won’t be ready until 2018 or later
The Morning Journal / Posted 19 days ago
He is 0-3 in seven starts with an 8.05 ERA. He has pitched 19 innings. 3. First baseman Bobby Bradley, Advanced A-Lynchburg Hillcats: Bradley, a third-round pick in 2013, will have to cut down on striking out before he gets a chance to... Read more
19d
The News-Herald
Jeff Schudel’s Cleveland Beat: Most of Cleveland Indians’ top prospects won’t be ready until 2018 or laterHe is 0-3 in seven starts with an 8.05 ERA. He has pitched 19 innings. 3. Firs
Jeff Schudel’s Cleveland Beat: Most of Cleveland Indians’ top prospects won’t be ready until 2018 or later
The News-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
He is 0-3 in seven starts with an 8.05 ERA. He has pitched 19 innings. 3. First baseman Bobby Bradley, Advanced A-Lynchburg Hillcats: Bradley, a third-round pick in 2013, will have to cut down on striking out before he gets a chance to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Around the Horn: David Ortiz doubles his funplayers, for many years, not just a year. Alex hit 33 home runs, I believe, las
Around the Horn: David Ortiz doubles his fun
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 days ago
players, for many years, not just a year. Alex hit 33 home runs, I believe, last year.” … Francisco Mejia of the Class A Lynchburg Hillcats has a 46-game hitting streak (through Thursday), the longest streak in the minors since 1963. Lynchburg is... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Ducks outfielder Allen aggressive on field23, was a sixth-round pick of the Indians in 2014. Before being promoted to Akr
Ducks outfielder Allen aggressive on field
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 22 days ago
23, was a sixth-round pick of the Indians in 2014. Before being promoted to Akron, he was batting .298 for the Class-A Lynchburg Hillcats and was leading the league in steals (38) and runs scored (93). “He puts an incredible amount of pressure... Read more
22d
Yahoo Sports
Indians prospect in vetoed Jonathan Lucroy trade ties MILB recordfocused on developing into that player, while also making some pretty remarkabl
Indians prospect in vetoed Jonathan Lucroy trade ties MILB record
Yahoo Sports / Posted 22 days ago
focused on developing into that player, while also making some pretty remarkable history. During Wednesday’s game for the Lynchburg Hillcats of the Advanced-A Carolina League, Mejia extended his current hitting to 45 games by delivering a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Yankees’ future looks pretty good after trading deadlinethe draft, and when, and their rankings in the various Top Prospects pools, and
Yankees’ future looks pretty good after trading deadline
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
the draft, and when, and their rankings in the various Top Prospects pools, and what they’ve done so far with the various Lynchburg Hillcats and Hickory Crawdads of the world. But let’s save some time: Everyone says they’re really, really good,... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Miller - Yes; Lucroy - Nogave up four prospects with the top two being starting pitcher Justus Sheffield
Miller - Yes; Lucroy - No
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
gave up four prospects with the top two being starting pitcher Justus Sheffield who was currently playing with the Lynchburg Hillcats and outfielder Clint Frazier who was recently promoted to Triple A Columbus. The Yankees believe Frazier... Read more
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29d
Toronto Blue Jays
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
St. Louis Cardinals
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Philadelphia Phillies
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Cincinnati Reds
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Chicago Cubs
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Chicago Cubs / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
New York Yankees
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
New York Yankees / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
San Diego Padres
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
San Diego Padres / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Texas Rangers
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Texas Rangers / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Pittsburgh Pirates
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Washington Nationals
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Washington Nationals / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
San Francisco Giants
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
San Francisco Giants / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Oakland A's
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Oakland A's / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Minnesota Twins
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Minnesota Twins / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Arizona Diamondbacks
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Houston Astros
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Houston Astros / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Los Angeles Dodgers
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Kansas City Royals
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Kansas City Royals / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Detroit Tigers / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Atlanta Braves
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Atlanta Braves / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Colorado Rockies
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Colorado Rockies / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Boston Red Sox
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Boston Red Sox / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Chicago White Sox
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Chicago White Sox / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Anaheim Angels
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Anaheim Angels / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Milwaukee Brewers
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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29d
Baltimore Orioles
10 teams that have enticing prospects to tradeNo. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 3
10 teams that have enticing prospects to trade
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 29 days ago
No. 95 prospect Justus Sheffield and catching with Francisco Mejia, who has a 39-game hit streak with the Class A Advanced Lynchburg Hillcats (No. 5 on the Top 10 catching prospects list). Top prospect: Richard Urena, SS (91) The Blue Jays may... Read more
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