On this day, July 7th, 2015, Waynesboro’s Michael Brosseau lit up the Winchester Royals, going 5-6, with 4 runs, 2 doubles and a triple. Michael was a regular for the Gens that year, appearing in 41 regular season games. He slashed 298/351/430 in 151 at-bats.
He went undrafted in college, but was signed by the Tampa Bay Rays as a free agent in 2016. He was a postseason All-Star in the Gulf Coast League in 2016, and a Tampa Bay Organization All-Star in 2017. This season, he’s all the way up to Double-A Montgomery, where he’s hitting 238/296/437 in 231 at-bats.