Astros infielder Alex Bregman, one of the young stars of their 2017 World Series-winning club and last year's all-star game MVP, will face off against Dodgers center fielder
and World Baseball Classic Team Israel alumnus Joc Pederson in the competition's first round.
Luis Robert and second baseman Nick Madrigal are teammates at Class AA Birmingham, and they have been tearing up the Southern League.
In the fifth inning, Wildcats center fielder
Santino Malabanan was gifted a balk, sending right-fielder Gatmaitan to home plate again, putting the score at 6-4.
The Los Angeles Angels have ensured that Mike Trout, the greatest baseball player of his generation, does not enter free agency at least until he is 40 years old by agreeing a (https://www.ibtimes.com/mlb-rumors-mike-trout-sign-430-million-contract-surpassing-bryce-harper-historic-2777204) 12-year $430 million contract with the center fielder
. But is it the largest individual contract in sports history?
Milwaukee Brewers right fielder Christian Yelich, center fielder
Lorenzo Cain (6) and left fielder Ryan Braun celebrate after Game 1 of the National League Championship Series baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
"Never seen that before, but it was awesome," Eugene center fielder
Zach Davis said.
Chicago Cubs second baseman Javier Baez (9) and center fielder
Jason Heyward (22) collide trying to catch ball hit for a double by Milwaukee Brewers center fielder
Hernan Perez (not pictured).
CHICAGO: Chicago Cubs slugger Kris Bryant has been voted NL MVP, and Los Angeles Angels center fielder
Mike Trout is the AL winner for the second time in three years.
According to FanGraphs, Royals center fielder
Lorenzo Cain accumulated 18 defensive runs saved all by his lonesome in 2015.
Red Sox center fielder
Mookie Betts continued his hot spring with a double and inside-the-park homer, upping his average to .471.
The Twins bought Worley in a trade with Philadelphia for center fielder
Ben Revere last offseason.
In the bottom of the ninth, Orix center fielder
Tomotaka Sakaguchi threw out pinch-runner Shota Ishimine at home plate for the second out.