Welcome to the latest edition of the Indy Ball Weekly Perspective
April 28 and 29 marks the 22nd annual Frontier League Tryout and Draft. All 14 teams will be in attendance, including Major League Baseball scouts who have been known to make an appearance at the two-day event. According to the league press release, "the workouts officially begin at 9:00 AM on April 28...
The past week was a little light on action, with Indianapolis and Altoona both missing time for their All-Star breaks. The system continued to get some surprising offense, but a lot of the pitching continues to disappoint. A couple of pitchers at State College, though, have been getting people out on a consistent basis lately.
Brandon Boggs, OF (AAA): Boggs has been...
Well, I’d say the Twins got sufficient revenge from the beatdown the other day in Fort Myers.
At the plate:
The Pirates were hitless until the eighth inning. Brandon Boggs broke up the impending no-no with a single, and was thrown out trying to stretch it into a double.
Twins starter Francisco Liriano struck out six in five innings.
On the mound:
Charlie Morton had a rough day...