I just stumbled upon that CBS tool, and it is kinda cool, make sure to click the link.
I don't understand what the Rockies are doing here. They are already neck deep in middle infield types, and with Tulo signed until you start collecting social security, they really only have one spot for all of them.
Prince would like to be a Brewer until you start collecting social security too.
Alex Gordon went 2-for-4 with a walk and two runs scored Friday, extending his hit streak to 16 games. Gordon is batting .400 (28-for-70) during the streak
Jeff Francoeur went 1-for-3 with a double, walk, run scored and RBI Friday, against the Texas Rangers, extending his hit streak to 12 games. Francoeur is batting .378 (17-for-45) during the stretch.
Wilson Betemit went 1-for-3 with a run scored and two RBIs Friday against the Texas Rangers, extending his hit streak to 13 games. Betemit is batting .400 (18-for-45) during the impressive run
Johnny Damon, serving as the designated hitter due to his finger injury, went 2-for-5 with a pair of doubles and an RBI Friday. Damon pushed his hitting streak to 11 games. He is batting .326 (15-for-46) during the streak
Andre Ethier extended his hitting streak to 19 games Friday
Jose Bautista went 3-for-3 with a double, triple and home run Friday, April 22, against the Tampa Bay Rays, reports The Associated Press. Bautista also walked twice and scored four runs
Sam Fuld went 3-for-5 with a triple, three runs scored, an RBI and two stolen bases Friday against the Toronto Blue Jays. Fuld has managed six multi-hit games in his past nine starts.
Michael Young went 3-for-5 with a triple and two RBIs Friday against the Kansas City Royals, extending his hit streak to 12 games. Young is now 10-for-18 with runners in scoring position (RISP).
Minor league look in
Great porn name.Chad Huffman belted three home runs and 10 RBIs in a game for Triple-A Columbus Thursday, reports Andrew Pentis, of MiLB.com. Huffman set the single-game RBI record for Columbus.
Charlie Furbush worked a complete game one-hitter while striking out nine for his first career shutout Thursday, April 21, for Triple-A Toledo, reports Ashley Marshall, of MiLB.com
Kent Walton became the first pro baseball player in 2011 to hit for the cycle, accomplishing the feat for Class A Stockton in a game Thursday, April 21, reports David Heck, of MiLB.com. The 23rd round pick in 2009 ended up driving in two runs.
ClosersBryce Harper went 3-for-3 with a double, home run, three runs scored and a career-high six RBIs Friday, April 22, for Class A Hagerstown, reports MiLB.com. Harper did not play in the second game of a doubleheader Thursday, April 21, after crashing head-first into the wall, suffering a stiff neck. He hit his second homer of the season in the first game
Jonathan Broxton is throwing only 94.8 mph with his fastball this year after averaging around 98 mph two years ago, and scouts are wondering how much more he can fade before the team makes a change in the closer role, according to ESPN.com's Jayson Stark. "When you have a closer who starts giving up home runs," one team executive said, "it's time to find a new closer."
From my Bench:Ryan Franklin has tipped his off-speed pitches this season and believes that working in non-save situations will help to fix that and improve his pitch selection, according to Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch ... ..Scouts are not impressed with the stuff of Franklin in the bullpen, according to ESPN.com's Jayson Stark. "He's got the biggest guts in that bullpen - and the worst stuff. To be honest, his stuff hasn't been there the last two seasons. And the last thing you want to say about your closer is: 'He's gotta be fine,'" a scout said