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Jacobs Continues to Soar

The catcher entered his second year with big hopes of advancing his game. As the All-Star Break passed, Jacobs can be proud of the effort he has committed and the numbers he has put up. A strong homestretch should put him in place for a significant jump next season.

After hitting .217 with two homers and 17 RBI last season with the Cyclones, the media and fans alike didn't know what to expect offensively from catcher Jason Jacobs. However after notching his second NY-Penn League All-Star nomination in as many years, Jacobs has proved he can be both a defensive stalwart behind the plate and a force to be reckoned with in the batters box. "It feels good... Recommended Stories