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Monday, June 18, 2012

Following the DH of the Future

With the conclusion of their series against the Rangers at Arlington, the next time the Astros will use a Designated Hitter is Opening Day 2013, when they are scheduled to start playing in the American League.

With the Designated Hitter an inevitable part of the near future of Houston baseball, here is a look at how the DH's for the Astros' top two affiliates, Oklahoma City and Corpus Christi have fared to this point in the 2012 season.

Oklahoma City Red Hawks

Total- 14 for 58(.241)- 5 HRs and 15 RBI

Mike Hessman- 6 for 21, 3 HR, 7 RBI
Brett Wallace- 1 for 9, 1 HR, 3 RBI
Fernando Martinez-3 for 8, 3 RBI
Scott Moore- 2 for 8, 1 HR, 2 RBI
J.B. Shuck- 1 for 5
Brad Snyder- 1 for 4
Jacob Goebbert- 0 for 3

Corpus Christi Hooks

Total- 38 for 167(.228)- 6 2B, 10 HR, 26 RBI

Kody Hinze- 21 for 94, 3 2B, 4 HR, 15 RBI
Austin Wates- 5 for 23
Brandon Barnes- 2 for 12, 2 HR, 2 RBI
Jacob Goebbert- 2 for 11, 2 2B, 3 RBI
Jon Singleton- 3 for 8, 1 2B, 1 HR, 1 RBI
Jordan Kreke- 2 for 8, 1 RBI
Chris Wallace- 1 for 7, 1 HR, 1 RBI
Carlos Lee- 1 for 3, 1 HR, 2 RBI
T.J. Steele- 1 for 1, 1 HR, 1 RBI






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