Josh Reddick (Oakland Athletics) — Reddick went 2-for-3 Wednesday against Tampa Bay and 2-for-5 Saturday against Minnesota. His average now stands at .256. He has eight home runs and has driven in 34 runs. He also has 10 doubles and four triples, and his OPS is up to .738. Reddick and the A’s come to Atlanta this weekend for a three-game series against the Braves.
JB Wendelken (Winston-Salem Dash) — Wendelken gave up just one run over seven innings Sunday, striking out five and walking one against Lynchburg. In a loss last Tuesday against Potomac, he allowed four earned runs on six hits in 4 2/3 innings.
Wendelken was named the Carolina League pitcher of the week last week after his 13-strikeout performance against Frederick, when he also threw seven shutout innings. For the year, he is 6-9 with a 4.90 earned run average. He has struck out 102 and allowed 145 hits in 119 1/3 innings.