Cubs name outfielder Brennen Davis their minor league player of the year

Left-hander DJ Herz was named the minor league pitcher of the year in the organization.
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(670 The Score) The Cubs on Thursday named outfielder Brennen Davis their minor league player of the year and left-hander DJ Herz their minor league pitcher of the year.

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Davis, 21, hit .260 with 19 homers, 53 RBIs and an .869 OPS in 99 games split between three levels in 2021. He finished his season at Triple-A Iowa, where he posted a .933 OPS in 15 games. Davis is ranked as the No. 14 prospect in baseball by MLB Pipeline.

Herz, 20, had a 3.31 ERA and 1.05 WHIP in 20 starts split between low-A and high-A. He missed bats, striking out 131 hitters in 81 2/3 innings.