Latest links from around Kentucky baseball:
- Eastern Kentucky University senior right-handed pitcher Stephen Hefler was named the Ohio Valley Conference pitcher of the week.
- Lexington Legends catcher Chris Wallace was named the South Atlantic League player of the week.
- Kendall Rogers of Perfect Game USA lists Western Kentucky University among the 25 teams to watch outside of the website’s top 25 ranking.
- Aaron Fitt of Baseball America has WKU in and the University of Louisville out of his latest NCAA tournament projection.
- Patrick Mooney of CSNChicago reports the Cubs hope Louisville native and former Bellarmine right-handed pitcher Todd Wellemeyer is just one week away from pitching in a simulated game.