Second WCL Spotlight of 2024 Unveiled

Wednesday, West Coast League Commissioner Rob Neyer released the second 2024 WCL Spotlight, featuring a collection of the League’s most exciting and notable players, and highlighting just a few of the dynamic talents who make up the league.

This latest WCL Spotlight includes one representative from all 16 WCL teams, showcasing a mix of compelling talents and personalities to follow throughout the summer.

Highlighting the list is two-time WCL Player of the Week Kevin Takeuchi, currently among the League’s top ten in runs batted in, home runs, and batting average. Takeuchi’s consistent performance at the plate and his clutch hitting have made him an early-season standout. His remarkable stats are a testament to his hard work and dedication, making him a player worth tracking as the season progresses.

About the West Coast League: The West Coast League is the West’s premier summer collegiate baseball league. Encompassing Oregon, Washington, British Columbia, and now Alberta, the WCL showcases pro prospects from major collegiate conferences around the nation. Every summer, the League features unparalleled fan and player experiences, with North America’s best baseball weather and a mix of classic and modern ballparks, all backdropped by the sport’s most stunning scenery. The 2019 MLB amateur draft began with former Corvallis Knight Adley Rutschman selected with the overall No. 1 pick by the Baltimore Orioles, and the 2022 draft featured two West Coast League alumni, Brooks Lee and Gabriel Hughes, among the first 10 picks.