June 14, 2021
|Jerry MacDonal demonstrated his potential to be a star in the game last week and today he took home the National League Player of the Week Award.|
The Los Angeles catcher wreaked havoc on opposing pitchers last week, pounding them for a .435 average (10-for-23) with 2 home runs and 7 RBIs on his way to claiming the honor.
On the year MacDonal is hitting .236 with 46 hits, 7 home runs, 27 RBIs, .290 OBP and has scored 20 runs.
In the American League, the hard-working and hard-playing Carroll Curtis was rewarded with the American League Player of the Week honors.
The scrappy Toronto Blue Jays left fielder hit .562 while collecting 9 hits in 16 at-bats, 3 home runs and 7 RBIs.
Curtis has collected 37 hits for the Blue Jays this year, 5 of them home runs. He has also netted 18 RBIs and scored 21 runs while batting .343.