Miners catcher signs with MLB Organization - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Miners catcher signs with MLB Organization

Southern Illinois Miners Catcher Ryan Eigsti had his contract picked up by the Toronto Blue Jays and will join the Blue Jays Triple-A affiliate the Las Vegas 51's.

Eigsti was only with the Miners for a short three game series against the Normal CornBelters were he racked up three hits with one of them being a home run.

Eigsti is the 20th Miner to get a contract picked up by a major league organization and he is the third this season joining Matt Fields and Max Peterson.

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