JHS Grad Hoffpauir Makes MLB Debut

Tuesday night was


night for Jacksonville's Micah Hoffpauir.

Called up from the minors over the weekend, Micah made his MLB debut with the Chicago Cubs Tuesday night in his home state against the Astros.

Micah entered the matchup as a pinch runner in the seventh inning. The Astros would win the game 4-2.

The former Indian spent six seasons in the minor leagues before he was called up last weekend.

Micah was drafted by the Cubs in 2002 and attended Lon Morris College and Lamar University.