Causa was named the starting shortstop and has impressed the entire league this season. As of June 22, Causa leads the entire CPL in Batting Average, hitting a whopping .458 through 59 at bats so far this season.
Causa also leads the CPL in doubles with seven so far and leads the league in On Base Percentage with an astonishing OBP of .543.
Simone meanwhile, has also been dangerous at the plate, batting .378 for the RedWolves, good enough for third in the CPL. Simone is also fourth in the CPL in On Base Percentage with an OBP of .491.
The 2018 CPL Select vs USA Collegiate National Team Game will be held on Wednesday, June 27 at 3:00 PM at the USA Baseball Training Complex in Cary, NC. Before the game, players from the CPL Select Team will work out in front of MLB Scouts as part of the CPL's new agreement with the MLB, USA Baseballto bring Prospect Development Pipeline (PDP) events to players for the 2018 season.