Shorebirds’ Mountcastle Named Player of the Week
The South Atlantic League has named the Shorebirds’ Ryan Mountcastle as the Player of the Week for June 6 – 12. He hit .469 (15-for-32) with two home runs, five doubles, five RBIs and seven runs scored.
Mountcastle began the week going 5-for-6 with a home run and three runs scored in Delmarva’s Monday, June 6 win over West Virginia 9-5 in 13 innings.
Mountcastle was selected by the Orioles with the 36th overall pick in the 2015 MLB Draft. He had multiple hits on Tuesday (3-for-8), Friday (2-for-3) and Saturday (3-for-4).