The Pirates are on the rise in the Baseball Prospectus hit list [BP]
Great story on Nyjer [Pittsburgh Sports Report]
Ugly ERA for Indy(4.39) WHIP (1.4) [Indy Team Pitching]
Altoona. Well you decide for yourself , but I will warn you. It’s bad.
Adam LaRoche read our letter to Mr. Beltran. HAHA He isn’t happy. Heh, Andy you stole our zero class line! [LaRoche blasts Beltran]
Charlie Morton (7-2, 2.26 ERA) is ready to do something with his opportunity. [PG] [AAA Indy Morton page] He has now fanned 62 batters this season while walking 17. He got no help from the lifeless Indians during his seven innings of work. Bring him up and let’s see what he can do.
And remember he wasn’t on the oft-mentioned Braves top prospect list, BECAUSE HE PITCHED IN THE MAJORS LAST YEAR.
1B LaRoache is becoming rare [Trib]