Max Moroff started his month of June by getting promoted to the big leagues, possibly for good this time. He was promoted for a brief time during the month of May, but only for a short amount of time to cover injuries. During the rest of his time in May, he was crushing Triple-A pitching to the tune of a .304/.446/.671 line with eight homers, earning him a return trip to the majors. It also earned him the Pirates Prospects Player of the Month award for May.

Moroff has been putting up impressive numbers this year in Triple-A, posting a .269/.385/.569 line with 13 homers in his first two months of play. The 13 homers easily sets a new career high for him, passing his previous high of eight homers in 2013 and 2016. The impressive thing is that Moroff's increase in power still comes with a ...

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