No GBT Today
THE JUNKYARD DOGS WEBTOPIA…
- Fans parked in a parking lot designated by the city as an official lot, and still had their cars towed by the owner of the lot. [TBO.com]
- We still think Joe Maddon will settle into more specific roles in the bullpen, but for the time being, it is all hands on deck. [TBO.com]
- Phil Rogers has the Rays second in his latest power rankings, up from sixth. [Chicago Tribune]
- Here’s a pic of Joe Maddon and his wife meeting with some fraternity members as hit alma mater. [Lafayette.edu]
- Peter King shows some love for Joe Maddon in his weekly MMQB column. [SI.com]
- Joe doesn’t sound too thrilled, but in our admittedly limited expertise, Matt Kalil is the best college offensive lineman we have seen since Orlando Pace. [JoeBucsFan]
DOWN ON THE FARM…
DURHAM 13, Charlotte 5. Matt Torra gave up 5 runs (3 earned) in 5.2 innings on 9 hits and no walks. He struck out 2…Newly acquired John Gaub pitched a scoreless inning, giving up just 1 hit…SS Tim Beckham went 2-6 but committed his second error…RF Brandon Guyer hit his second home run.
Pensacola 6, MONTGOMERY 5. Jacob Thompson gave up 4 runs in 4 innings, striking out 4 and walking 1…RF Henry Wrigley hit 2 home runs and DH Cole Figueroa added his second.
St. Lucie 6, CHARLOTTE 5. Braulio Lara gave up 4 runs in 3.2 innings…LF Ty Morrison went 2-3 with a triple and 2 walks…BJ Upton played center field and went 0-2. He was pulled after 4 innings…RF Mikie Mahtook was 0-2.
West Michigan 4, BOWLING GREEN 0. Ryan Carpenter gave up 4 runs in 6 innings, striking out 3 ans walking none…Andrew Bellatti tossed 2 scoreless innings, with 1 strikeout and no walks…RF Drew Vettleson was 0-4…DH Cameron Seitzer went 1-4.