Wheeler rebounds, but now needs to show consistency. (Photo: Michael Baron)
Last Night’s Quick Scores
Las Vegas destroyed Reno, 10-2.
Binghamton squeaked by Erie, 6-5.
The St. Lucie game was suspended in the bottom of the first inning – they were trailing the Tampa Yankees 1-0 at the time.
Savannah had the night off.
I think Zack Wheeler impressed across the board with his start yesterday, as he rebounded from a tough one his last time out. In my opinion, I would like to see about three more of these starts in a row before I even consider talking about promoting him again. Rushing young players has become such a phenomenon… Let this kid pitch and have his ups and downs for a little while so he can improve and hopefully show some consistency. Two bad, one good, two bad. one good is not the consistency I’m talking about either.
Perhaps one of the most important things to take away from yesterday’s start was the mere one walk that Wheeler allowed – and it was in ...