Rays activate Colby Rasmus from DL, designate Shane Peterson for assignment

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May 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Shane Peterson Makes Strong Impression in Rays Debut

Shane Peterson may not have a long stay with the Tampa Bay Rays, but he made quite the impression yesterday. In a number of ways, Shane Peterson is the perfect example of minor league depth. He has bee a solid minor league player, with a lifetime .287/.377/.433 batting line, hitting...
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April 15, 2017

The Worst Called Strike of the Season

The worst called ball of the season was literally a fastball in the middle of the strike zone. That makes it genuinely the worst called ball imaginable, with the consolation being that it at least didn’t matter very much. When I’ve written these posts in the past, I’ve noted that the bad called balls look worse than the bad called strikes. There is no called-strike equivalent of...
Via Fangraphs
November 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Rookies Pena, Peterson help Brewers sweep Reds in twinbill

CINCINNATI -- Rookie Shane Peterson hit his first career home run, Elian Herrera added his second homer of the day and Ariel Pena got the win in his major league debut as the Milwaukee Brewers completed a sweep of their day-night doubleheader against the Cincinnati Reds with a 7-3 win on Saturday. Peterson led off the sixth inning with a 366-foot drive into the right field seats...
Via Associated Press
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

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