Time to hand out the hardware for those who brought home the bacon, and other metaphors.
A quicker-than-usual episode that still packs a punch including a lot of reliever talk.
If you have any doubts about the merits of stashing players this late in the season, just think back to Kris Medlen’s run last summer and read on for the latest rankings.
The Reds have called up pitching prospect Tony Cingrani to start in place of Johnny Cueto
Potential Impact Rookies in 2013 (NL CENTRAL)
Ten NL Prospects Who Could Start the Season in the major leagues.
This weekend saw Trevor Bauer make his Triple-A debut, Dylan Bundy doing it again (with “it” being almost indescribable) and Tim Alderson regaining prospect status.
Last season, you wouldn’t have known who these guys were. But thanks to some development and progress, you might start paying closer attention.
A quick look at ten players with notable opening weekends in the minors.