Former Cleveland star listed in top 15 prospects

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Former Cleveland High School star catcher Blake Swihart will spend the all-star break in Curve, Penn., playing in the Eastern League All-Star game. Swihart will represent the Portland Sea Dogs. On Sunday, Swihart hit his 10th home run and got a chance to run into a familiar face – former La Cueva and Lobo Scott Gracey. Gracey is currently pitching for New Hampshire.

At midseason, Baseball America lists Swihart as the 14th best overall prospect in the minor leagues. The Eastern League All-Star game is on Wednesday night. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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