On to the majors

The Fulton Railroaders have had many players that have played for them and are now playing for the major leagues.

Hunter Owen is a former Fulton Railroader that has made it into the minor leagues playing for the Altoona Curve, the AA team for the Pittsburgh Pirates. Owen was honored, being named the “Player Of The Week” for the Eastern League. Owen is a third baseman, he led the league with homeruns, runs, and extra base hits at the time he was announced “Player Of The Week”.

Clay Chandler is another former Fulton Railroader, that has made it to the major leagues. He is currently playing for the West Virginia Power, the A team of the Seattle Mariners. Chandler was names “Pitcher Of The Week” of the South Atlantic division. At this time Chandler has a 0.75 ERA.