Through his first nine professional games, the right-handed hitter has been leading off while logging a line of .297/.333/.405. Mejia has four doubles out of 11 hits, five RBI, but only two runs scored. He has been drawing good reviews on his defense, as well.
I spoke with the California native about his recent whirlwind of events.
Other Muckdogs interviews
Manager Dann Bilardello
Pitcher Tim Cooney (coming soon)
Catcher Jesus Montero (coming soon)
Second baseman Breyvic Valera (coming soon)
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