[This article was written by Jim Donten, our Charlotte Stone Crabs correspondent.]
The Charlotte Stone Crabs finished the week 2-4 and sit tied for fourth place in the Florida State League South Division. The week started off with an 0-3 start before getting their first win in Fort Myers. The Stone Crabs were outscored by their opponents 36 to 22 in the first week of the season.
Hitting Leaders: Gregory Sexton leads the team with a batting average of .333 and Matt Fields leads the team with a slugging percentage of .667. Matt Fields leads the league with 3 home runs. BJ Upton leads the team with 4 stolen bases.
Pitching Leaders: Jeremy Hall leads the pitchers with a 0.00 ERA. Alexander Cobb leads in strikeouts with 11.
Team Stats: The Stone Crabs are hitting .242 as a team and are ranked 8th in the FSL. The Stone Crabs pitching are last in the FSL with a 4.67 ERA.
Transactions: BJ Upton concluded his rehab assignment and returned to Tampa Bay, SS Matthew Hall assigned to Montgomery Biscuits (4/13).
The Week Ahead: 4/16: at St. Lucie (3-3). 4/17-4/19: at Palm Beach (6-1). 4/20: Day Off. 4/21-4/23: vs. Sarasota (2-5).