Prospect Q&A: Vasili Spanos

Midland infielder Vasili Spanos is off to a hot start to his 2006 campaign. The 2003 draft pick out of Indiana University leads the Rockhounds in doubles, runs batted in and homeruns and is second on the team in runs scored and total bases. We caught up with Spanos at the start of the Rockhounds current home-stand and discussed his improvements in AA this season, his preferred defensive position, his Olympic experience and more…
May 6, 2006

Prospect Q&A: Brad Ziegler, SP

Midland right-hander Brad Ziegler is off to a fast start to his 2006 season. Despite having his first poor outing May 2, Ziegler still sports a 3.25 ERA through five starts. The Southwest Missouri State alumnus has had an unusual path to Midland, one that has included a stop in Schaumburg of the independent Northern League. Along the way, he has won a strikeout crown and helped his teams capture two minor league championships. We caught up with Ziegler at the start of the Midland home-stand.
May 4, 2006