What are the minor leaguers on pace for?

Bill Shanks uses a little math to see what Atlanta's top prospects are on pace for halfway through the season.

Mississippi shortstop Tyler Pastornicky is hitting .297, with a .342 OBP. He's on pace for 10 home runs, 66 RBI and 36 stolen bases.

Lynchburg center fielder Todd Cunningham is hitting .273 with a .365 OBP. He's on pace for six home runs, 26 RBI and 22 stolen bases.

Lynchburg second baseman Phil Gosselin is hitting .272 with a .329 OBP. He's on pace for four home runs, 74 RBI and six stolen bases.

Lynchburg third baseman Joe Leonard is hitting .258 with a .336 OBP. He's on pace for six home runs and 52 RBI.

Lynchburg left fielder Adam Milligan is hitting .286 with a .344 OBP. He's on pace for 22 home runs and 74 RBI.

Lynchburg shortstop Andrelton Simmons is hitting .293 with a .326 OBP. He's on pace for 62 RBI and 20 stolen bases.

Lynchburg first baseman Joe Terdoslavich is hitting .265 with a .322 OBP. He's on pace for 24 home runs and 74 RBI.

Lynchburg catcher Christian Bethancourt is hitting .295 with a .315 OBP between Rome and Lynchburg. He's on pace for eight home runs, 70 RBI and 12 stolen bases.

Rome first baseman/third baseman/left fielder Jake Dalfonso is hitting .291 with a .342 OBP. He's on pace for 18 home runs, 62 RBI and 16 stolen bases.

Rome shortstop/second baseman Matt Lipka is hitting .247 with a .296 OBP. He's on pace for 42 RBI and 28 stolen bases.

Rome third baseman/shortstop Edward Salcedo is hitting .275 with a .348 OBP. He's on pace for 18 home runs, 70 RBI and 24 stolen bases.


Bill Shanks hosts The Bill Shanks Show on WPLA Fox Sports 1670 in Macon, GA and WCOH Fox Sports 1400 in Newnan, GA. Shanks is a columnist for The Macon Telegraph. Email Bill at thebillshanksshow@yahoo.com and follow him on Twitter at twitter.com/billshanks.


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