Grossman is in a three way tie to lead the league in homers. He currently leads the league in games played (21), at-bats (84), hits (32), total bases (55), and walks (17). He's also in the top five in average, on-base percentage, slugging, and OPS.
Cunningham's average and on-base percentage haven't been much, although the power numbers have been good for a middle infielder. It's also encouraging that he's only stuck out 20% of the time so far in the AFL, after putting up a 26.5% strikeout rate in 2011 at the high-A level.
-Brock Holt: .154/.353/.154, 0 HR, 13 at-bats
Holt missed the first two weeks with a hamstring injury, and has been struggling in his limited playing time thus far. He's stolen two bases in two attempts, which gives a sign that h...
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