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Hilligoss Looking For Better Second-Half

Mitch Hilligoss is hitting .360 so far in June

After hitting .310 with the Charleston Riverdogs and setting a South Atlantic League record with a 38-game hit streak last season, a lot was expected of Mitch Hilligoss this year. He struggled to get his average up to .250 by the All-Star break this season, however, and now he's hoping to have a much better second-half with the Tampa Yankees.

"It's been a combination of things," Mitch Hilligoss said of his struggles so far. "I never found the swing, I'm uncomfortable probably, I'm jumpy - it seems like it's always something different everyday. "We're only [roughly] two months in, I guess that's the good part, but at the same time it's a little longer struggle than you'd want." He hit just .247 in the first month this season and... Recommended Stories

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