Baysox outfielder Mike Yastrzemski has been named Eastern League Player of the Week for the week ending Sunday, Apr. 24 after hitting safely in all seven games with six multi-hit games and three home runs. He is the first Baysox player to win an Eastern League weekly award this season.
Yastrzemski hit .438 (14-32) with three doubles, three home runs, nine RBI and seven runs scored during the week. The grandson of Hall-of Famer Carl Yastrzemski, Mike currently owns an active eight-game hitting streak that has raised his batting average to .300 through the season’s first 15 games. The first six extra-base hits of the season for Yastrzemski have come in the past seven games, including three home runs during the four game home series against Harrisburg over the weekend.
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