Whit Merrifield

Whit Merrifield

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/195 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Florence, South Carolina
College: South Carolina
Draft: 2010 9th round by the
  • New England Sports Network

    No Bo Bichette in the Blue Jays Lineup vs. Guardians

    The Toronto Blue Jays are in the thick of the AL playoff race, leading a pack of eight teams vying for a wild card berth. They conclude their series against one of those teams, the Cleveland Guardians, Sunday; however, they’ll do so without their regular shortstop, as Bo Bichette was given the day off. It’s a curious decision to leave Bichette off the lineup against one of the teams challenging for a playoff spot; this is the fourth of seven straight series against postseason contenders.

  • Pinstripe Alley

    Rivalry Roundup: Rays jump back over Orioles

    Teoscar Hernández’s seventh inning home run ended up providing the difference the Blue Jays came away with a win in a low-scoring matchup. The Guardians will not be happy about this one, as they ended up going 1-for-10 with runners in scoring position, scoring just one run on six hits and four walks. That run came in the first inning too, quickly striking against Toronto starter Mitch White.

  • New Hampshire Union Leader, Manchester

    Fisher Cats' Orelvis Martinez, 20, focuses on consistency

    Aug. 14—MANCHESTER — Orelvis Martinez admits this has not been his best season. But it has been a beneficial one for Martinez, the Toronto Blue Jays' No. 2-ranked prospect. Martinez, who in 2018 was given a $3.5 million bonus when he was signed by the Blue Jays, is in his first Double-A and second full minor-league season. He owned a .215 batting average with 25 home runs, 64 RBIs, 47 runs ...