Scout Premium Content

Lakeland MLN: Bright Spots in Gloomy Summer

After a strong spring, the summer months have been unkind to the Flying Tigers. The wins are harder to come by and any hopes of a playoff berth are quickly vanishing as the Florida State League North Division's cellar gets deeper and deeper.

While it has not been an easy summer to be a Flying Tiger, a handful of players have enjoyed a great deal of success recently, particularly last week, despite the team finishing the week 3-4, including two one-run losses in Ft. Myers. In just ten games with the club, newly-signed Bryan Holaday is hitting .389 with four doubles and a home run. His .488 OPS and .538 slugging percentage give him a...