Hot springs: Mike Moustakas and Matt Long

mike moustakas

Kansas City third basemen, Mike Moustakas is entering his third official major league season. As someone looking to increase his value from the league minimum, Mike is going to need a big 2014. So far this spring, Mike has done just that, tearing the cover off the ball. Along with Mike Moustakas, Angels minor league prospect, Matt Long has also turned heads this spring, jumping off to an unbelievable .542 batting average so far. One should expect these numbers to drop off at some point this spring or early into the season, but the fact remains that these two guys are currently hitting as well as anyone in baseball. …

 

Mike Moustakas 2014 Spring Training

G AB R H 2B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB HBP
10 23 4 10 2 3 12 4 4 .435 .536 .913 1.449 21 1

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Matt Long 2014 Spring Training

G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB
10 24 3 13 4 1 0 4 1 1 1 .542 .560 .792 1.352 19

Courtesy of baseball-reference.com