Smith's bat heats up
EASTLAKE, Ohio -- Willmar native Jordan Smith is wielding a hot bat so far in June, and was named the Cleveland Indians Minor League Player of the Week on Tuesday. The Indians farmhand raised his batting average 40 points between Friday and Monday.
In four games, the Lake County Captains' outfielder went 10-for-16 with five doubles in home games against the Western Michigan Whitecaps of Grand Rapids and the Fort Wayne Tincaps.
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