On Sunday, Jacob Gonzalez didn't record a hit.
That's been a rare occurrence this season. Gonzalez crushed Low-A to the tune of a 1.128 OPS, before being promoted earlier this month to High-A Greensboro. Since his arrival, Gonzalez has recorded a hit in all but two of his 11 games.
That first day he got here, he made his presence felt immediately," Greensboro manager Callix Crabbe said, noting that Gonzalez homered. "The next day he hit another homer."
Gonzalez has four homers so far in Greensboro, and three have come away from the bandbox that is Greensboro's home park. That's an encouraging sign, especially since his above average raw power has yet to translate into games.
The Pirates added Gonzalez in the minor league portion of the Rule 5 draft this past December. He was ad...
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