Indians Top Pick Bradley Zimmer Begins Pro Career
Last night Cleveland Indians first round pick Bradley Zimmer made his professional debut with the Indians Short Season Class A affiliate Mahoning Valley Scrappers.
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He was the designated hitter and batted third for the Scrappers. He grounded out to first in his first professional plate appearance.
His first hit came on a single to left in the fourth inning off Auburn Doubledays starter Jefry Rodriguez.
He also reached base after being hit by a pitch in the sixth inning before striking out in his final two plate appearances.
Overall he went 1 for 4 with a RBI and the hit by pitch.
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