Wheeler & D’Arnaud: Is the Mets future tandem nearing their debuts?
Last Night’s Quick Scores
Savannah (7-6) rocked the Greensboro Grasshoppers, 8-1
St. Lucie (9-4) dropped to the Charlotte Stone Crabs, 5-2
Binghamton (7-6) lost a close one to the Portland Sea Dogs, 1-0
Las Vegas (7-6) topped the Sacramento River Cats, 3-2
Brandon Nimmo had another two hits in yesterday’s game. He now has had a multi-hit game ten times this season.
Travis d’Arnaud was pulled from last night’s game after being struck with a ball on the ankle while he was behind the plate. The ankle is probably one of the most painful spots to get hit with a ball, as the ankle bone is pretty much completely exposed. This sounded precautionary as there were no reports of d’Arnaud being sent for X-rays.
Newly promoted Jacob deGrom got the nod for Binghamton last night. Like I said yesterday, many had him penciled into the Binghamton rotation at the start of 2013, so it was really only a matter o...