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Chattanooga 1B O'Koyea Dickson wins Southern League Player of the Week

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O'Koyea Dickson hit .464/.500/.786 with three doubles, two home runs, nine runs batted in last week for Double-A Chattanooga.
O'Koyea Dickson hit .464/.500/.786 with three doubles, two home runs, nine runs batted in last week for Double-A Chattanooga.
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CHATTANOOGA -- Lookouts first baseman O`Koyea Dickson was named the Southern League Player of the Week on Monday, capping of his best week of the season.

Dickson was 13-for-28, and had a hit in all seven games for Chattanooga last week. He hit .464/.500/.786 with three doubles, two home runs, nine runs batted in and nine runs scored in seven games.

The 24-year-old Dickson, drafted by the Dodgers in the 12th round in 2011, was hitting .246/.329/.435 entering last week but raised his seasonal line to .262/.341/.462 with 15 home runs, 26 doubles and 59 RBI in 101 games this season with Double-A Chattanooga.

Dickson, who was a Southern League All-Star this season, is hitting .333/.412/.573 with four home runs, six doubles and 16 RBI in 22 games in July.

Dickson is the second Lookouts player to win Southern League player of the week honors this season, joining outfielder Jeremy Hazelbaker, who won for the week of May 12-18.