Rizzo, the Cubs' top prospect, was named the organization's Player of the Month for May. Also, Daytona pitcher P.J. Francescon was named the Cubs' Pitcher of the Month.
Rizzo posted a .326 batting average, including 10 home runs and 23 RBI in 26 games. In addition, he added a 1.160 OPS, ranking second in the Pacific Coast League. This was Rizzo's second straight month receiving such honor.
Francescon, 23, went 3-1 with a 2.58 earned run average, including a complete game in six May starts. He started the month with the Low-A Peoria Chiefs before getting the call up to High-A Daytona.