The Mississippi Braves will be represented in the MLB Futures Game for the 2nd straight season. 19 year old phenoms Mike Soroka and OF Ronald Acuna arrived in Miami Saturday ahead of Sunday's game.
Soroka is having a stellar 2017 with the M-Braves. He's 9-5 with a 2.55 ERA and 73 strikeouts. The Canadian had a 30 1/3 inning scoreless streak.
Acuna is finding the same success at the plate. The Venezuela native is hitting .325 in 54 games with Mississippi. Ronald also has 8 HR and 29 RBI
Both were named Southern League All-Stars. Now both will be on the national stage at Marlins Park. The MLB Futures Game is Sunday, July 9th. USA faces the World at 3:00pm CT. The game will be televised on MLB Network and online at MLB.com.
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