This Week on the Farm
Minors

This Week on the Farm

Various tidbits from down on the farm. AAA Louisville Bats Carlos Marmol was placed on the restricted list yesterday for leaving the Triple-A Louisville club without permission.  Marmol has posted a 7.36 ERA over 3.2 IP where he allowed 2H, 6 BB, with 6 K.  He obviously had not begun to solve the control issues … Continue reading

This Week on the Farm
Minors

This Week on the Farm

Some notes and observations from down on the farm. AAA Louisville Bats The Reds have made a recent rash of minor league player signings.  They’ve inked RHP Carlos Marmol, RHP Jair Jurrjens, LHP Matt Maloney, RHP Adam Russell, C Lou Marson, and 1B Shelley Duncan.  Recent departures are LHP Jeff Francis, C Max Ramirez, and … Continue reading

This Week on the Farm
Minors

This Week on the Farm

Some notes and observations from down on the farm. AAA Louisville Bats Recently promoted LF/1B Donald Lutz continues to swing a hot bat.  After slashing .360/.412/.685/1.098 in 97 PA at AA Pensacola, he has a .250/.357/.583/.940 line in his first 14 PA at AAA Louisville.  With the parent clubs star 1B going onto the DL, … Continue reading

This Week on the Farm
Minors

This Week on the Farm

This week we will highlight a few players coming and going from each of the full season minor league teams. AAA Louisville Bats The Reds recently signed 31 year old RH reliever Adam Russell who was released by the Diamondbacks in late March and assigned him to the Bats.  Russell, who is listed at 6’ … Continue reading