The DSL Pirates had a great month of July, posting a 17-9 record. Unfortunately for their playoff chances, they finished June with an 8-18 record and lost their first two games in August. As for the month of July, the Pirates had three starting pitchers that really stood out. While deciding the Pitcher of the Month, it was a tough choice between Richard Mitchell, Luis Escobar and All-Star Yeudy Garcia. All three of them made five starts and had an ERA of 1.57 or less. As for the Hitter of the Month, All-Star second baseman Raul Siri ran away with the award.
Raul Siri(top) and Richard Mitchell are the top DSL Pirates hitter and pitcher for the month of July
We ended up picking Richard Mitchell for the top pitcher, but Garcia and Escobar both made a strong case. The two runner-ups are...
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