Redleg Nation Spotlight Player Matt Klinker announced his retirement recently.
He talked about his decision with a local reporter.
I have made no bones about admitting my prejudice for Matt over the years here on Redleg Nation. He’s a great guy, he has a great family (I’ve had the pleasure of meeting his parents [...]
Redleg Nation Spotlight Player Matt Klinker had his first start on Sunday for the Bravos de Margarita of the Liga Venezuela Beisbol Profesional versus the Aguilas del Zulla.
Pretty good outing for Matt: 5 IP 3 H 1 R 1 ER 1 BB 3 K
Keep it up Matt and stay safe down [...]
Games Played on 07/27/11
Minor League Player of the Day: Bakersfield middle infielder, Brodie Greene, went 3-4 with a double and a homer and drove in all 6 runs for the Blaze. (.290/.350/.426)
Rochester 2 – Louisville 0 10 innings
There were no offensive highlights for the Bats, as no one had [...]
Games Played on 07/21/11
Minor League Player of the Day: A Tie….both Dayton Dragons, Ronald Torreyes went 5-5 and Donald Lutz went 4-6, hitting for the cycle.
Gwinnett 7 – Louisville 6
Devin Mesoraco was 3-4 with a double, Dave Sappelt was 2-5, Chris Valaika was 2-5, Mike Costanzo was 2-4 with a [...]
Minor League Player of the Day: Daniel Renken (Dayton) 6 IP, 0 Hits, 3 Walks, 7 Strikeouts
AAA Charlotte 1 – Louisville 0 Daryl Thompson allowed only 1 run on 5 hits in 6 innings pitched. He walked 1 and struck out 6. Unfortunately for Thompson, he received no run support. Jerry Gil [...]
Over at Big Red Redemption…they do 10 Questions with Redleg Nation Spotlight Player, Matt Klinker.
It’s a fun and interesting read….
Games Played on 07/09/11
Minor League Player of the Day: Carolina OF Quintin Berry: He went 2 for 4 with a HR, a 2B, and a BB.
Indianapolis 2 – Louisville 0
Jeremy Hermida doubled. Paul Janish and Chris Valaika singled for the only other Bats hits.
Tom Cochran took the loss as [...]