Former Saint Mary’s Gael Anthony Aliotti is in the middle of a power surge, playing for the Double-A Midland Rockhounds (Oakland Athletics affiliate). On Sunday, Aliotti had a career day, blasting three home runs with eight RBI. He went 4-for-5 and also had a double mixed in.
The 2009 15th-round draft pick is repeating the Texas League after finding success last season. He hit .292 with a .385 on-base percentage and .811 OPS.