PITCHER: Marc Brakeman – Hyannis
Brakeman carried Hyannis to a 7-0 victory over Wareham last Tuesday, holding the Gatemen scoreless through six innings, striking out 11 and surrendering just four hits. Brakeman is 2-1 with a stingy 2.66 ERA.
The Gulfport, Fla., native was a standout for Stanford this spring, posting a 3.80 ERA in 45 innings. Brakemen also led Stanford in innings among relievers.
PLAYER: Chris Shaw – Chatham – RF/1B
Shaw was instrumental for Chatham last week, helping the Anglers put up a fight against opponents. Last Tuesday against Cotuit, Shaw hit two homers and drove in five runs. On Saturday, the southpaw held his own against Harwich, notching three RBIs and homering again. Shaw leads the league with seven home runs and 29 RBIs.
A native of Lexington, Mass., Shaw is entering his junior year at BC. He had a team-leading .329 batting average, 45 RBIs and six home runs.