A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Midland RockHounds Designated Hitter Kent Matthes (Grand Slam)
TEXAS LEAGUE (Double-A)
San Antonio Missions 3
Midland RockHounds 5
WP – Hassebrock 4-0 / 6.32
HR – Matthes (5)
Farmhand Of The Game:
Designated Hitter Kent Matthes
With the bases loaded and Midland down by two runs in the bottom of the 9th, designated hitter Kent...
With his team down 9-nil Blake Hassebrock of the Midland Rock Hounds, a Double-A affiliate of the Athletics, intentionally plunked Telvin Nash of the Corpus Christi Hooks (Astros).
One fan apparently did not appreciate the pitcher’s decision and figured an appropriate reaction would be to storm the mound, confronting the pitcher.
Hassebrock offered the following recap and opinion...
One minor league baseball fan took matters into his own hands Sunday after seeing one of his batters hit by a pitch.
The Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks were blowing out the Midland RockHounds when RockHounds reliever Blake Hassebrock drilled Hooks first baseman Telvin Nash in the back. Nash trotted to first without any incident, but as he did, one (highly intoxicated) man jumped...
During Sunday night's game between the Double-A Midland RockHounds (Athletics) and Corpus Christi Hooks (Astros). RockHounds reliever Blake Hassebrock plunked Hooks first baseman Telvin Nash with his team down 9-0 in the fifth inning.Not satisfied that no one from the Hooks dugout rushed out to defend their bruised teammate, one fan made the decision to take it upon himself to serve...