Games Played on 06/10/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville CF Billy Hamilton: He went 3 for 5 with a 2B and a 2 SB (37). AAA Durham 5 – Louisville 2 Billy Hamilton went 3 for 5 with a 2B and a 2 SB (37). Neftali Soto and Kristopher Negron each doubled. Pedro […]

For games played on June 9, 2013 Minor League Player of the Day: 27 year old, Bat RHP, Greg Reynolds, ran his record to 7-0 with an outstanding 8 inning performance. He gave up 1 run on 6 hits, while walking 2 and striking out 3. Reynolds came over from the Texas organization, where he […]

For games played on June 8, 2013 Minor League Player of the Day: Reds 2011 first round pick, Robert Stephenson, lowered his ERA to 2.97 with 7 shutout innings, allowing only 3 hits and striking out 8. In his last 6 starts, he’s thrown 38.2 innings, allowing only 4 earned runs on 19 hits and […]

Games Played on 6/5/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: Dragons reliever Sean Lucas pitched a 2-inning save. He allowed just one hit and one walk in his two shutout innings. It was the first walk Lucas has allowed since May 17th. Lucas has held his opponents scoreless for the past 11 innings, dating back […]

Games Played on 06/03/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville CF Billy Hamilton: He went 2 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. AAA Louisville 3 – Toledo 2 Billy Hamilton went 2 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. Hamilton’s two run inside the park HR in the 8th put the […]

Minor League Player of the Day: Marquez Smith (Bakersfield Blaze) was a perfect 4-4 at the dish with 2 singles, a double, a homerun, 2 runs scored, and 5 runs batted in.  The homerun was his 6th of the season, a 2-run shot in the 1st inning. AAA Toledo 3 – Louisville 2 Henry Rodriguez […]

Games Played on 05/27/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville RF Josh Fellhauer: He went 3 for 5 with a HR, a 2B, and 2 BB. AAA Columbus 13 – Louisville 11 (12 Innings) Josh Fellhauer went 3 for 5 with a HR, a 2B, and 2 BB. Neftali Soto went 3 for 7 […]

Minor League Player of the Day: Denis Phipps (Louisville Bats) – It is pretty slim pickings today for this honor.  All 4 minor league teams lost last night and no one had over 2 hits.  Phipps hit the only homerun of the night and added a single in 4 at-bats and thus wins today’s Minor […]

Games Played on 5/23/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: There were a lot of hits (mostly singles) and a couple of good starter pitcher performances last night, but I’m going to go with the frequently unsung bullpen heroes for today’s MLPotD. Pat Doyle pitched 3 shutout innings over the 8th, 9th, and 10th innings […]

Games Played on 05/21/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville 1B Mike Hessman: He went 3 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. AAA Louisville 6 – Gwinnett 2 Mike Hessman went 3 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. Billy Hamilton went 1 for 4 with a BB and a SB. […]

Minor League Player of the Day: 2011’s 30th round pick, Dayton’s Joe Terry, went 4-5 with 2 doubles while driving in 3 runs. Terry was recently sent back to Dayton from Bakersfield, where he was struggling. He played most of 2012 in Dayton, where he hit .255/.310/.383. AAA Louisville 6 – Gwinett 5 The Bats […]

Games Played on 5/15/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: Bryson Smith (.300/.400/.466) was 3-for-5 with a homerun, and scored the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning. AAA Louisville 9 – Charlotte 6 Every Louisville player had at least one hit, pounding out 16 total hits in the victory. Mike Hessman (3-for-5, […]