Six Bristol Blues selected as Futures Collegiate Baseball League announces its all-league teams

Published on Friday, 23 August 2019 15:53
Written by PAUL ANGILLY

@CTsportsDeputy

WEYMOUTH, Mass. - The Futures Collegiate Baseball League announced the members of the All-FCBL First and Second Teams for the 2019 season, with the runner-up Bristol Blues and the FCBL champion Worcester Bravehearts tied for the most selections with six.

A total of 30 players received the honor, with each of the two All-FCBL teams including four pitchers, a designated hitter, a position player from each position and two utility spots. All seven of the Futures League teams were represented with at least three selections each.

Four Bristol players earned First Team honors: Zeke Diamond (SS), who batted .338 with two home runs, 27 runs scored and 26 RBI; Buddy Dewaine (3B), a CCSU senior also was named Defensive Player of the Year, who batted .285 with seven extra-base hits, 25 runs and 21 RBI; Brandon Miller (OF), who batted .344 with six home runs, 33 runs and 41 RBI; and Austin White (utility), who batted .305 with two home runs, an FCBL record 56 runs scored and 26 RBI.

Two other Blues received Second Team honors: pitcher Mark Faello, who posted a 6-0 mark in seven starts, posting a 1.54 ERA over 41 innings, allowing 25 hits and 14 runs (7 earned), giving up 21 walks, while striking out 29 batters; and utility player Dylan Reynolds, who batted .274 BA with two home runs, 29 runs and 33 RBI.

Paul Angilly can be reached at 860-973-1800, or pangilly@bristolpress.com



Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol Blues on Friday, 23 August 2019 15:53. Updated: Friday, 23 August 2019 15:55.