Originally written April 30, 2013 on Reds Minor Leagues:
We are a day behind on this series because of the downtime over the weekend, but things should be back on schedule for next week. Louisville Bats: 11-14 record, 77 runs scored, 91 runs allowed. Weekly Review: The Bats went 2-5 over the last week, bookmarking the week with wins. When the pitching showed up, the hitting didn’t and when the hitting showed up, the pitching didn’t. The pitching staff remains among the best in the league with a 3.21 ERA. The offense however finds itself in last place in average, on-base percentage and second to last in slugging. Not surprisingly, they are also last in runs scored. Neftali Soto is hitting .316/.366/.526 over his last 10 games. If he is heating up it could really boost the offense for the Bats. Billy Hamilton remained in his slump, going 3 for his last 23 and is now hitting .205/.278/.307 on the season. The Bats are in 3rd place and 7.5 games out of first place. Weekly Preview: The Bays are actually playing an early morning game as I type t...
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