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Brewers' Joey Wiemer: Putting power on display
Wiemer went 10-for-24 (.417) with five home runs, eight RBI and two stolen bases over his last six games with Double-A Biloxi.
Double-A pitchers have had few answers for Wiemer, who is hitting .302/.375/.605 with nine home runs, 12 doubles and 26 RBI -- to go along with six stolen bases -- through 144 plate appearances at the level. They have been able to strike him out 45 times, though, and his 31.2 percent strikeout rate is the highest of his career. Wiemer's prospect star is on the rise, but he's going to have to make more contact to assert his standing.... See More ... See Less
Brewers' Joey Wiemer: Dominating early at Double-A
Wiemer went 1-for-3 with a home run, a walk and two RBI for Double-A Biloxi on Thursday.
After posting a 1.147 OPS over 34 games with High-A Wisconsin last season, Wiemer kicked off the 2022 campaign at the Double-A level. He has been unfazed by the tougher competition thus far, posting a .385 batting average and 1.064 OPS over his first 29 plate appearances with Biloxi. Wiemer turned 23 in February, so if he keeps this up he could earn at least one more promotion before the year comes to a close.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-5, 215 lbs|
|Birthplace: Sylvania, OH|
|Bats/Throws: R, R|