Tampa Bay Rays' 2011 first-round pick Mikie Mahtook promoted to Double-A

Published July 24 2012
Updated July 24 2012

Outfielder Mikie Mahtook, a first-round pick of the Tampa Bay Rays last June, was promoted from Class A Charlotte to double-A Montgomery.

Mahtook hit .290 in 92 games for the Stone Crabs, with five homers, 37 RBIs, seven triples and a .358 on-base percentage.