Tuesday Jul 22
Bees' late rally beats Reno
Former big league pitcher Chris Volstad had big shoes to fill on the mound for the Salt Lake Bees Monday.
Who will step into Cubs' rotation this time?
Question is, who replaces each in the Cubs' starting rotation when and if they are traded, and can the Cubs finish the season with some modicum of respectability? Hammel started Monday night's 5-4, 13-inning victory over the Marlins in Miami and worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 runs.
Nashville Sounds hit four homers, overpower Zephyrs 9-1
Brendan Katin hit two home runs, and Corey Hart had three hits, including a two-run homer, to propel Nashville to a 9-0 victory against the Zephyrs on Sunday night at Zephyr Field.
MLB Draft 2014: Miami Marlins historical draft profile
What does the Marlins' drafting of players like Chris Volstad tell them about their plan for 2014? - Kevin C. Cox The Miami Marlins have a strong reputation for drafting that was established over years under Larry Beinfest, Michael Hill, and scouting director Stan Meeks.
Cubs have shown ability to identify pitching bargains
With all the elbows blowing out around baseball, there is a renewed conversation about how to protect pitchers' arms or whether they can be truly protected.