Let’s take a look at the guys who have been performing extremely well over the last week plus a day, since I didn’t get to this feature on the normally scheduled Monday. Due to that, I bumped up the qualified PA to 17 and IP to 3.2 in order to be eligible for the list.
Alex Blandino | .385/.529/.538 | 34 PA, 4 2B, 5 runs, 4 RBI, 2 steals, 7 walks
Blandino was promoted...
Louisville won 6-5. Box Score
Jason Bourgeois went 2-4 with a run.
Ruben Gotay went 1-4 with a double, run and 2 RBI.
Felix Perez went 1-3 with a double, RBI and a run.
Thomas Neal went 1-3 with a double.
Rey Navarro went 1-2 with a walk.
Tucker Barnhart went 1-3 with 2 RBI.
Steve Selsky went 1-2 with a double, walk and a run.
Juan Silverio went 1-3 with a double and a run.
Notes from some performances last night
While technically not a prospect because of too much time in the Major Leauges, Jason Bourgeois has been on a roll lately. Over his last seven games he is 14-32 with three doubles and a triple. In 431 plate appearances for Louisville this year he has just 36 strikeouts to go along with 29 walks and a .285/.31/.383 line while playing center...
Louisville lost 5-2 in 10 innings. Box Score
Jason Bourgeois went 2-5 with an RBI.
Ruben Gotay went 2-5.
Jack Hannahan (rehab) went 3-4.
Thomas Neal went 1-4 with a double and a run.
Donnie Murphy went 1-4 with a double.
Rey Navarro went 2-4 with 2 doubles, a run and an RBI.
Bryan Anderson went 1-3.
Scott Diamond allowed 2 runs in 7.1 innings with a walk and 4 strikeouts.
Louisville lost 8-1. Box Score
Jason Bourgeois went 1-4 with an RBI.
Tucker Barnhart went 1-1 with 2 walks and a run.
Fabio Castillo threw 2 hitless innings with a walk and 2 strikeouts.
Adam Russell threw a perfect inning.
Ryan Rowland-Smith threw a perfect inning.
The Bats managed just three hits, all singles by Jason Bourgeois, Neftali Soto and Tucker Barnhart. Brett...
Louisville won 6-5. Box Score
Jason Bourgeois went 2-5 with a double, triple,RBI and a run.
Ruben Gotay went 1-4 with an RBI.
Felix Perez went 1-4 with a run.
Neftali Soto went 2-4 with a run.
Jack Hannahan (rehab) went 4-4 with 2 doubles, 2 RBI and a run.
Rey Navarro went 1-4 with an RBI.
Tucker Barnhart went 1-4 with a run.
David Holmberg allowed 2 earned (4 total) in 7 innings...
Louisville lost 8-5. Box Score
Jason Bourgeois went 4-4 with a double and a run.
Ruben Gotay went 1-3 with a walk and a run.
Felix Perez went 2-4 with a double, run and an RBI.
Neftali Soto went 2-4 with an RBI and a run.
Jack Hannahan (rehab) went 1-4 with an RBI.
Donnie Murphy went 1-4 with a 2-run HR (1).
Josh Smith allowed 3 runs in 6 innings with 2 walks and 4 strikeouts....
Louisville lost 4-2. Box Score
Jason Bourgeois went 2-5 with a double and an RBI.
Donnie Murphy went 2-3 with a walk.
Steve Selsky went 2-4 with a double and a run.
Rey Navarro went 1-3 with a double, walk, RBI and a run.
Scott Diamond allowed 2 runs in 6 innings.
Ryan Dennick threw a perfect inning with 2 strikeouts.
Toledo scored in the first inning, taking a 1-0...
PHOENIX (AP) -- Jason Bourgeois had a double and a home run and drove in two runs as the Cincinnati Reds split squad beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-2 on Thursday.
Michael Lorenzen pitched four scoreless innings after three Reds pitchers threw an inning each to begin the game. Juan Duran added a two-run homer for Cincinnati, who had 14 hits.
Ryan Braun had an RBI double in the first...
PHOENIX (AP) Jason Bourgeois had a double and a home run and drove in two runs as the Cincinnati Reds split squad beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-2 on Thursday.
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- It's spring training for MLB's newly expanded replay system, so why shouldn't managers get some work in trying it out?
Bryan Price of the Reds and Robin Ventura of the White Sox both used challenges in the top of the fifth inning during Wednesday's game at Camelback Ranch. Both times the original umpire rulings were upheld.
Ventura challenged a...
Neftali Feliz closed out the ninth inning of the Rangers' 8-2 victory over the Reds on Monday afternoon.
The inning was scoreless but not smooth. After left fielder Brad Snyder made a terrific catch on Jason Bourgeois' deep drive to start the inning, Feliz gave up singles to Skip Schumaker and Brayan Pena. Feliz was then able to get the game over by retiring the next two...
#Reds sign OF Jason Bourgeois, who elected free agency from #Rays. Went 3-for-16 in 9 games in 2013, but career .308 AVG, .355 OBP vs LHP— Matt Eddy (@MattEddyBA) November 2, 2013The Reds have struck early in free agency this offseason by signing 31-year-old outfielder Jason Bourgeois.This is according to Matt Eddy of Baseball America via Twitter. Details of the deal were not...
Three months ago at this same stadium J.A. Happ was at the centre of one of the scariest scenes imaginable on a baseball field.
He lay near-motionless at the foot of the mound blood pooling beside his head after he was struck mere centimetres from his temple with a hard line drive off the bat of Desmond Jennings.
The Blue Jays’ towering left-hander returned to Tropicana Field...
J.A. Happ won in his first game at Tropicana Field since a scary injury three months ago and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Saturday.
Happ (3-2), who suffered a skull fracture and sprained right knee when he fell to the ground after getting hit with a liner by Desmond Jennings on May 7, allowed two runs and five hits over 5 1-3 innings. It was his third start...
In a perfect world James Loney would have been batting in the bottom of the ninth inning Wednesday with the winning run at third base and the losing streak on the ropes.
But the Rays world has been far from perfect during the last week so it was Jason Bourgeois standing at the plate the fifth outfielder who's on the roster because Desmond Jennings is on the disabled list and...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Ninth-inning tension was brushed away by a surprising bat, the Tampa Bay Rays longest losing streak in two years drowned in the emotion shown between first and second bases. There, teammates bounced around previously unheralded outfielder Jason Bourgeois, marking the end of their six-game slide.
Rays manager Joe Maddon said it best, while lounging in his...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. Ninth-inning tension was brushed away by a surprising bat, the Tampa Bay Rays longest losing streak in two years drowned in the emotion shown between first and second bases. There, teammates bounced around previously unheralded outfielder Jason Bourgeois, marking the end of their six-game slide.
Rays manager Joe Maddon said it best, while lounging in his office...
Jason Bourgeois came up in the right place at the right time Wednesday night, with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning for the Tampa Bay Rays, who needed a win to break a six-game losing streak.
The 31-year-old backup outfielder delivered his first hit for the Rays, an RBI single to cap a two-run rally that lifted Tampa Bay over the Seattle Mariners 5-4.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Jason Bourgeois hit an RBI single to cap Tampa Bay's two-run rally in the ninth inning and the Rays ended a six-game losing streak, beating the Seattle Mariners 5-4 Wednesday night.
The Rays trailed 4-3 when Ben Zobrist opened the ninth with a triple off the top of the right-field wall against rookie Danny Farquhar (0-1).
Matt Joyce singled to tie...
Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Desmond Jennings has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a fractured left middle finger. Jason Bourgeois was promoted from Triple-A Durham to fill his place on the roster.Jennings sprained the finger Saturday while sliding in a victory over the San Francisco Giants at Tropicana Field, but X-rays initially came back negative, according to Jennings...
The Rays placed center fielder Desmond Jennings on the 15-day disabled list late Monday night and recalled outfielder Jason Bourgeois from Triple A Durham.
Jennings sustained a small fracture on his left middle finger during Saturday’s night’s victory against the Giants.
Outfielder Sam Fuld Jennings’s backup in center field this season will likely take over the position...
The Tampa Bay Rays placed center-fielder Desmond Jennings on the 15 day DL with a fractured middle finger on his left hand.
Jennings hurt the finger Saturday on a slide against the Giants in extra innings and it was thought to be a relatively minor sprain.
Jason Bourgeois was recalled from Triple-A Durham to take his place on the roster.
Sam Fuld played center field for Tampa Bay...
After a much needed day off on Wednesday the Pawtucket Red Sox return to action on Thursday night to begin a four game set with the Durham Bulls at McCoy Stadium. Alfredo Aceves will make his first start for the Pawsox tonight and it will be his first Triple-A start since April 29, 2011. Durham Bulls lineup Rich Thompson LF Jason Bourgeois CF Wil Myers RF Leslie Anderson DH Chris...
As the Phils get close to finalizing their 25 men roster before heading north, the batters support a good performance by the pitching staff, as they crush the Rays, 10-1.
The Rays scored first in the third as, with one man on, and with two men out, Sean Rodriguez hits an RBI double, scoring Jason Bourgeois, who had earlier singled, giving the Rays a 1-0 lead, before going on to third...