Texarkana, USA (May 3, 2017)- The Texarkana Twins added some depth to the infield today with the additions of catcher Axel Poesmans and LSU-Shreveport’s Matthew Hammock.
Axel Poesmans is in his junior year at Mid-America Christian. The Hasselt, Belgium native has has started in 28 games for the Evangels this season. Poesmans boasts a .444 slugging percentage and 19 runs batted in. Behind the plate, Poesmans has caught 12 runners stealing of the 23 attempts.
Matthew Hammock is a junior at LSU-Shreveport. The transfer from Bossier Parish Community College has played 48 games making 43 starts this year for the Pilots. In the field, Hammock has an impressive .989 fielding percentage with only 3 errors on the year. Hammock has appeared at the plate 136 times this season batting in 27 runs for the LSUS Pilots.
The Name the Mascot Contest is still running for the Twins. Don’t forget to visit texarkanatwins.com to vote!
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