Memphis Redbirds Pitcher Daniel Ponce De Leon was named the Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Week after striking out 11 and allowing just 2 hits in the Birds’ record-breaking 15-0 shutout at Sacramento last Friday.
The Rebel MLB Draft totals are now up to 177 in program history and 110 in the Mike Bianco era. The four players selected in the first six rounds are the most for Ole Miss since five were chosen in the top five rounds in 2005.
The Atlanta Braves selected the contract of INF/OF Austin Riley on Wednesday afternoon. The Hernando, Mississippi native will become the 143rd M-Braves alum and third this season to debut in major league baseball since 2005. Riley joins C Alex Jackson (4/7/19) and RHP Jacob Webb (4/16/19) as MLB deb