Henry Davis, Nick Gonzales among Pirate position player prospects putting together a strong AFL season for the Saguaros
2020 first-round pick Nick Gonzales has been among the best players for the Saguaros thus far. Through his first 42 plate appearances of the AFL season Gonzales has hit for a .270/.333/.541 slash line. He has hit 2 home runs and collected extra base hits at a strong 11.9% clip. Gonzales has also been playing all over the infield for the Saguaros, making appearances at shortstop, second base, and third base.
2021 no. 1 overall pick Henry Davis has been an on-base machine for the Saguaros thus far. Through 41 PAs the catcher has hit for a .300/.439/.567 slash line and has hit a home run. He’s collecting extra base hits at a very strong 14.1% clip. In vintage Davis style, he’s also been hit by three pitches.
Catcher/outfielder Blake Sabol is also on the Saguaros roster. While catching and playing left field, Sabol has hit for a .217/.357/.391 slash line. He’s hit a home run, a double, and has a 5:10 BB:K ratio in 28 PAs.
First baseman/designated hitter Jacob Gonzalez has also been playing for the Saguaros. After a slow start, Gonzalez picked up his first two hits of the AFL season, including his 1st home run, this past week.