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Berset in 2nd Season at Bakersfield

After Tucker Barnhart there is some uncertainty on who is the top catching prospect is remaining in the Cincinnati system. Chris Berset has done over the past week to force his name into the conversation. He's now hitting the ball well against younger competition in the California League and could start bucking for a promotion to AA before the end of the season.

Bakersfield took a three-run lead in the third inning and held on to win 11-6 at Visalia. The go-ahead rally was started when Juan Silva, Juan Silverio, and Steve Selsky led off the inning with two doubles and a triple. The Blaze added on in the next frame when Chris Berset doubled and later scored on a sac fly. They would need more and Berset provided another run by blasting a solo home run in... Recommended Stories