Reyes, who missed all of last season after undergoing Tommy John surgery, was outstanding in his latest minor league rehab start Saturday, when he had 13 strikeouts over 7 2/3 scoreless innings at Double-A Springfield. He has not allowed a run in his three minor league starts this year, striking out 31 over 16 innings.
ESPN’s Keith Law rated Reyes as baseball’s No. 27 overall prospect earlier this year.
Saw some encouraging signs, Boone said. I didn’t think he had his David Schlemko Jersey split to get his chases with to put guys away, and that’s why it was a little bit of a grind for him.
Torres’ first multihomer game was the MLB-best 12th for the Yankees. The MLB single-season record of 24 individual multi-homer games is held by the 1961 Yankees and 1966 Braves. … The combined eight homers averaged 420 feet, according to MLB stats. The longest was Judge’s 436-footer, and the only under 415 feet was Hicks’ 369-footer.
Game Kids Ray-Ray Armstrong Jersey To be honest, nothing. I go from my room to the ballpark and play baseball, he said. I try to keep it simple.
It’s hard to imagine the lowly White Sox dipping into their treasure trove of prospects to bring in Machado before he becomes a free agent, but they could make a play for him if he hits the open market. They reportedly expressed interest in him last winter as a way to jump-start their rebuilding project.
He’s an awesome player and an awesome person, said White Sox catcher Welington Castillo, who played alongside Machado last season with the Orioles. I think that’s why everybody is talking about him. Everybody sees because he’s been showing them every year, what he can do.
I see Cam as a guy that can be in the mid- to high-60s in the completion percentage, Turner said, via David Newton of ESPN.com.
The Panthers moved into phase three of OTAs this week, which allows Newton to do more 7-on-7 and 11-on-11 work against teammates. But through the individual work Turner has been able to do, he has been impressed. And he walked in the door with a high opinion of his new quarterback already.
To me, Cam is one of the three or four 鈥?if not THE hardest 鈥?guys to defend in the league, Turner said. Coaches spend extra time when they play against Cam Newton because he can beat you in so many different ways.