Category Archives: Awards

Cobb Named AL Player of the Week

Former Stone Crabs starter Alex Cobb was named the American League Player of the Week. Cobb was 2-0 with a 1.65 ERA and 22 strikeouts on the week. He has improved to 10-3 with a 2.90 ERA this year with … Continue reading

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Former Stone Crab Fields Named Royals Double-A Hitter of the Year

Former Stone Crabs first baseman Matt Fields was named the Kansas City Royals Double-A Hitter of the Year for 2013. Fields led the league and the Royals organizations in home runs with 31 on the year. He finished the season … Continue reading

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Several Stone Crabs Awarded by Rays

Several Stone Crabs alumni were awarded for their performance this season when the Ray handed out their minor league organizational awards prior to last night’s game. Willie Argo was named the Stone Crabs MVP for the 2013 season. In his … Continue reading

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Former Stone Crab Riefenhauser named to Baseball America All-Star Team

Stone Crab alumnus C.J. Riefenhauser was named to the prestigious Baseball America 15-player All-Star Team this afternoon. Riefenhauser, a member of the 2011 and 2012 Stone Crabs squads, pitched for both Double-A Montgomery and Triple-A Durham this year: he put … Continue reading

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Former Stone Crabs Anderson and Yates Named Players of the Year for Durham

The Durham Bulls have announced their MVP and Pitcher of the Year for 2013 and two former Stone Crabs were honored. Leslie Anderson was named the Bulls Most Valuable Player while Kirby Yates was co-Pitcher of the Year. Anderson is … Continue reading

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Shaffer Named Postseason All-Star

Richie Shaffer was awarded for his hard work this season with a spot on the Florida State League Postseason All-Star Team. Shaffer was the lone Stone Crab to receive the honor this season. Shaffer topped the league in the third … Continue reading

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Anderson Wins Al Lopez Award

Former Stone Crabs Leslie Anderson was awarded with the Al Lopez Award. The award is given out annually to the best rookie during the Rays spring training. Anderson hit .396 with 4 doubles, a triple and a home run with … Continue reading

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Three Former Stone Crabs Named Organizational All-Stars

MiLB.com released their 2012 Organizational All-Stars for the Rays organization and three former Rays made the list. Derek Dietrich, Todd Glaesmann and Omar Luna were each nominated. Dietrich was named the organization all-star shortstop. He was .282 with 10 homer … Continue reading

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Stone Crabs General Manager Named FSL Executive of the

Via Press Release from Stone Crabs Marketing Manager Regina Van Henkelum. Charlotte Stone Crabs General Manger, Joe Hart has been named the Florida State League Executive of the year. Hart will be recognized on December 5 at the Awards Luncheon … Continue reading

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Stone Crabs Well Represented in Organizational Awards

On Monday night, the Tampa Bay Rays handed out their annual Minor League Awards at Tropicana Field prior to the start of the game against the Yankees. The Stone Crabs were well represented in the ceremony with six of the … Continue reading

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