BNN Stats: Honestly, It's Just Muscles
Monday, October 18th, 2021
Here is a list of the heaviest players in the Southern League...
Joe Cochran, MOB, 265 lbs
Henry Saunders, TEN, 260 lbs
Christian Montgomery, CHA, 260 lbs
Jeff Hanker, -, 255 lbs
Claudio Escamilla, BIR, 255 lbs
2021 Top Player Honored By SL
Tuesday, October 12th, 2021
The future looks extremely bright for Grant Delpit. At the age of 23, many players are still trying to find their way in Southern League.
Delpit has not only found his way, he's already established himself as one of the game's brightest stars, today being named the winner of the Southern League Hitter of the Year Award.
"I didn't expect to hit .287 this year, that's for sure," the left fielder said.
The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp star also put up a .354 on-base percentage this year, with 150 hits, 27 doubles, 5 triples, 12 home runs, 56 RBIs and 69 runs scored.
He received 8 first place votes out of a possible 10. Mike Daum of the Pensacola Blue Wahoos finished second in voting with 2 first place votes, while Hudson Potts of the Pensacola Blue Wahoos finished third.
Player - Team - First Place - Total Points
Grant Delpit - Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp - 8 - 129
Mike Daum - Pensacola Blue Wahoos - 2 - 97
Hudson Potts - Pensacola Blue Wahoos - 0 - 79
Nick Madrigal - Mississippi Braves - 0 - 72
Sam House - Mississippi Braves - 0 - 51
Braden Shewmake - Chattanooga Lookouts - 0 - 51
Raúl Meléndez - Montgomery Biscuits - 0 - 39
Harris Dalton - Tennessee Smokies - 0 - 32
Nick Pratto - Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp - 0 - 14
Evan Edwards - Mississippi Braves - 0 - 11
Isaac Stephenson - Chattanooga Lookouts - 0 - 10
Austin Rixey - Tennessee Smokies - 0 - 5