Desmond Jennings

  • Down On The Farm: Talbot Sees First Action Since May

    September 8, 2009 at 5:58 am 3 comments

    Norfolk 4, Durham 3. Jason Cromer pitched 4 scoreless innings, giving up 4 hits and no walks…Desmond Jennings went 1-5…Sean Rodriguez and Matt Joyce each went 0-4…John Jaso was 3-4 with a pair of doubles. The Bulls finished the regular season 83-61, winning the IL South by 2 games behind […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Desmond Jennings Goes 7-7

    September 4, 2009 at 6:33 am 3 comments

    Durham 14, Charlotte 3. With the Bulls down to 2 starting pitchers (Jeremy Hellickson and Jason Cromer), Durham turned to Calvin Medlock who made his first start since 2005 and turned in a gutsy performance, striking out 9 in 4.2 innings. He did allow 3 runs on 3 hits and […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Alex Torres Makes Debut; Jennings Wins SL MVP

    September 1, 2009 at 6:36 am 0 comments

    Gwinnett 8, Durham 6. With the Bulls still short on starting pitching, Jeff Bennett made another start giving up 2 runs in 2 innings…Matt Joyce hit his 16th home run and was 2-4…Fernando Perez was 0-4 with a walk and his 8th steal…Reid Brignac went 2-5 with a double and […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jennings Promoted To Triple-A

    August 1, 2009 at 10:18 am 0 comments

    Durham 3, Scranton/WB 1. Carlos Hernandez picked up his 7th win, holding Scranton to 1 run in 5 innings on 2 hits and 2 walks. He struck out 6…Matt Joyce went 0-4 and Rhyne Hughes was 2-4 and is hitting .327. Montgomery 4, Huntsville 3 (10). The Biscuits won on […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jennings Top SL Hitter For Week

    July 21, 2009 at 6:33 am 1 comment

    Indianapolis 3, Durham 1. Carlos Hernandez gave up 2 runs and was pulled after just 3.2 innings…Both Reid Brignac and Matt Joyce had the night off…Rhyne Hughes was 2-4 and hit his 6th home run since being promoted. Montgomery. (no games scheduled) Charlotte 7, Lakeland 2 (gm 1). Darin Downs […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Brignac And Thayer Participate In AAA All-Star Game

    July 16, 2009 at 6:53 am 1 comment

    Durham. (no games scheduled) Montgomery 9, West Tenn 3. Brian Baker is now 5-1 after his 9th start, allowing just 1 run on a solo home run in 7 innings…Desmond Jennings went 2-2 with 3 walks and added his 8th home run. He is now hitting .318. Charlotte 8, Jupiter […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Jennings Steals 3 Bases In Futures Game; Thayer Shaves ‘Stache

    July 13, 2009 at 6:35 am 0 comments

    Durham 9, Norfolk 2. Julio DePaulo started and pitched 3 scoreless innings…Reid Brignac went 0-5 and Matt Joyce was 1-4 with a walk. Montgomery. (no game scheduled) Sarasota 5, Charlotte 0. Jesse Darcy dropped to 2-8 after giving up 5 runs in 5.2 innings…Shawn O’Malley went 0-3 with a walk…Cody […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Dale Thayer Added As IL All-Star Replacement

    July 10, 2009 at 6:33 am 0 comments

    Gwinnett 8, Durham 5. Matt DeSalvo was knocked out in the 4th inning after giving up 6 runs (5 earned)…James Houser relieved DeSalvo and pitched the final 5.1 innings…Reid Brignac went 1-4 and Matt Joyce was 0-4…Justin Ruggiano went 2-4. Montgomery 6, Tennessee 3. Brandon Mann worked into the 7th […]

     
  • Down On The Farm: Joyce Homers In 3rd Straight Game

    July 1, 2009 at 6:00 am 2 comments

    Durham 9, Columbus 6. Carlos Hernandez picked up his first win in his last 5 starts, holding Columbus to 2 runs in 6 innings. He struck out 4 and walked 2…Matt Joyce finished 4-5 with 2 doubles and his 9th home run. It was the 3rd straight game in which […]

     
  • Rays Looking For Young Corner Outfielder, Not A Closer

    Rays Looking For Young Corner Outfielder, Not A Closer

    June 26, 2009 at 10:30 am 7 comments

    Yesterday we linked to a story by Jon Heyman of SI.com that said the Rays were looking for a closer, but do not want to add payroll. Something he called a “tough task.” Now Jayson Stark of ESPN.com is spinning a different tune. One that makes a heck of a […]