Bobby Witt Jr. will participate in the high school home run derby final Monday night in Washington D.C. He led the field on Sunday with 26 home runs in two rounds. Witt and Logan Britt will be in Chicago for the Under Armour All-American game.
Jose Gutierrez was voted district freshman MVP in 2015, first team all-district as a sophomore and second team as a junior, when he hit .340 in 33 games. He had a team-high 33 hits and added nine doubles and 15 RBIs.
Bobby Witt Jr., the potential No. 1 pick in the 2019 MLB Draft, is about to embark on a whirlwind summer, which will include the 2018 Perfect Game National Showcase in St. Petersburg, Fla. and trying out for the U-18 National Team.
A viral video of a Minnesota high school pitcher consoling the victim of his game-clinching strikeout warmed hearts all over the Internet. But the heartwarming footage also inspired some deep-seated ugliness and misplaced values on social media.