The Wheat City Whiskey Jacks received some tremendous news over the weekend. The team is excited to announce that another All Star, fan favorite, and the team’s M.V.P. will return to his spot in the Infield at Andrews Field.
CODY KEHL, a sophomore 2nd Baseman from Quincy, Washington has committed to return to the Wheat City Whiskey Jacks for the 2020 Expedition League campaign. Cody, named the Whiskey Jacks M.V.P. at the end of the 2019 season, has picked up where he left off, having an incredible start to the 2020 College Baseball season (which has been put on hold until mid-April).
“Cody was the man last season, when we needed timely hitting, fielding, and yes even pitching, we could always depend on Number 2” said General Manager Ray Walker. He added, “Cody loved playing in front of our fans, I spoke with him last night and he said it’ll be like coming home.”
Cody Kehl, 5’10, 165 pounds attends Columbia Basin College (playing for the CBC Hawks) in Pasco, Washington. Named an Expedition League All Star at the middle of last season, Kehl is number one in most team statistical categories; Games Played 58 (1), At Bat 223 (1), Hits 69 (1), Batting Average .309 (2).
The second season of Wheat City Whiskey Jacks baseball gets underway on May 26, 2020 vs the league’s 2019 Champion Badlands Big Sticks.
(Wheat City Whiskey Jacks Press Release)