23 year-old, first baseman, Joey Votto went 2 for 5 with a R and a SB. He is hitting .314/.425/.482. vsL he is hitting .245/.409/.327 and vsR he is hitting .333/.431/.526
In his first rehab appearance in Louisville 37 year old “Everyday” Eddie Guardado pitched an inning and recorded a BB and a K. He pitched 2 innings in Dayton giving up a H with 2 Ks.
WOW. I hope that mass promotion happens soon. This team has almost NO prospects right now.
I think these kids heard about the promotion coming.
23 year old Michael Griffin went 2 for 4 with a 3B and 3 RBI. The third baseman is hitting .304/.338/.430
20 year-old, center fielder Jay Bruce went 3 for 4 with a BB, 2 2b, and an RBI. He is hitting .318/.371/.576
24 year-old, first baseman, Adam Rosales went 3 for 5 with a 2B, R, and 2 RBI. He is hitting .296/.397/.509.
22 year-old, right fielder, Danny “You can skip a level and succeed” Dorn went 3 for 4 with a HR and 3 RBI. He is hitting .262/.343/.439.
Dorn would be the only one from the Sarasota DOTF that I would keep in Florida. Rosales, Bruce, and Griffin pack your bags, you are going to Chattanooga.
21 year-old, shortstop, Chris Valaika went 2 for 4. He is hitting .324/.362/.514.
22 year-old Travis Webb pitched 5 innings giving up 5H, 0 ER, and 3 BB while recording 5 Ks. He has a 3.26 ERA with 61 Ks, 21 BB, and 53 H in 58 IP.
Blame Chad for creating this mess.
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