Found April 16, 2013 on Feelin' Kinda Blue:
Remember that time Shawn Tolleson was put in a 1-0 game in Arizona and attempted not to pour gasoline all over the mound? Well, perhaps he shat the bed for a reason. Tolleson was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Monday and Josh Wall was recalled from Triple-A Albuquerque. Tolleson came in and promptly walked two batters, both of which allowed runs to score -- and both charged to Clayton Kershaw. It's not an easy situation to be thrown into, that's for sure. But as a reliever, walking the runs in is about the worst that can be done. At least the Dodgers replaced him with a guy who brings it. Wall has a nasty fastball-slider combination that, unfortunately, he has trouble controlling at times. With the Dodgers' deep bullpen, Wall shouldn't be thrust into too many high-leverage situations. If he is, then something has gone terrible wrong. Hopefully Tolleson can show why he was once a Top 10 prospect in the system (by most accounts). Tolleson ha...
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