Found April 06, 2013 on
Indians Baseball Insider:
The first edition of Minor Happenings each year typically does not post until the first Thursday after the season opens, but there is a lot to talk about and get everyone caught up on. In today’s special edition of the Happenings, I give an update on Tony Wolters’ move to catcher, introduce Robert Whitenack, break down Tyler Naquin’s great opening night showing, and have all kinds of quotes from the front office on the catchers in the system and where some of the missing players are to start the season.
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Zebulon, NC – On a perfect night for the 2013 home opener, the Carolina Mudcats took the field against the Winston Salem Dash and exploded for ten runs in a 10-1 blowout win.
Center fielder Tyler Naquin led off the bottom of the first inning by drawing a walk, and top prospect shortstop Francisco Lindor pushed a pitch through the infield to put runners at the corners. Designated...
Zebulon, NC – After an impressive opening night win over the Winston Salem Dash, the Carolina Mudcats took the field looking for a repeat. Starting right-handed pitcher, Jacob Lee, made his Carolina League debut and started the first inning off with a quick three strikeouts. On the heels of a spectacular opening night debut himself, leadoff hitter and centerfielder, Tyler Naquin...