Alumni In The Pros: Wednesday Action

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March 30, 2016 action

Alumni In Major League Spring Training

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.286) went 0-for-3 with two strikeouts.
  • Indians’ RF Marlon Byrd (.391) went 1-for-3 with a double and a  walk.
  • Marlins’ LF Derek Dietrich (.094) was 0-for-2 with a strikeout.
  • Daniel Palka (.500) struck out as a pinch-hitter for the Twins.
  • Orioles’ DH Matt Wieters (.217) was 2-for-4 with a strikeout.

Alumni In The Pros: Tuesday Action

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March 29, 2016 action

Alumni In Major League Spring Training

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.304) went 1-for-4 with a solo home run (4).
  • Indians’ RF Marlon Byrd (.400) went 0-for-2 with a strikeout.
  • Marlins’ LF Derek Dietrich (.100) was 0-for-3 with a strikeout.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.163) collected a walk and an RBI single.
  • Orioles’ C Matt Wieters (.158) was 1-for-3 with a solo home run and a strikeout.
  • Reds’ RHP Blake Wood faced eight batters in relief. His line: 2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 SO.

Alumni In The Pros: Monday Action

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March 28, 2016 action

Alumni In Major League Spring Training

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.310) went 3-for-3 with a solo home run (3).
  • Indians’ DH Marlon Byrd (.444) was 1-for-3 with a strikeout.
  • Tigers’ RHP Buck Farmer turned in three scoreless innings in his start against the Yankees. His line: 3 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO.
  • Cubs’ RF Matt Murton (.444) belted a solo home run (1) in his only at-bat.
  • Daniel Palka blasted a game-deciding three-run pinch-hit home run for the Twins. Palka has now homered three times in five MLB Spring Training at-bats.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.143) went 1-for-3 with a solo home run (1). Teixeira struck out in his only time up against Buck Farmer.

Alumni In The Pros: Sunday Action

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March 27, 2016 action

Alumni In Major League Spring Training

  • Nationals’ 1B Matt Skole (.200) came off the bench to play the last two innings in the field.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.128) was 1-for-3.

Alumni In The Pros: Saturday Action

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March 26, 2016 action

GOODYEAR, AZ - FEBRUARY 24: Blake Wood #36 of the Cincinnati Reds poses during Photo Day on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at Goodyear Ballpark in Goodyear, Arizona. (Photo by Jason Wise/MLB Photos via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Blake Wood

Blake Wood

Alumni In Major League Spring Training

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.256) went 0-for-3 with two strikeouts.
  • Indians’ LF Marlon Byrd (.467) was 2-for-3 with two doubles and a strikeout. One of Byrd’s doubles came in his only at-bat against Blake Wood.  See story.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.111) went 0-for-3 with an RBI fielder’s choice.
  • RHP Blake Wood got the win in relief as the Reds beat the Indians 7-4.  His line: (W,1-2) 1.2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO.  See story.

Alumni In The Pros: Thursday Action

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March 24, 2016 action

Alumni In Major League Spring Training

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.278) went 2-for-3 with an RBI single, a double and a walk.  See story.
  • Indians’ DH Marlon Byrd (.417) was 2-for-4 with a double.
  • Cubs’ LF Matt Murton (.375) went 1-for-2 including a strikeout.
  • PH/1B Daniel Palka lined out to left field in his only plate appearance for the Twins.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.121) went 0-for-3 with a strikeout.
  • Orioles’ DH Matt Wieters (.125) was 0-for-4 with a strikeout.

Charlie Blackmon

Charlie Blackmon

Alumni In The Pros: Wednesday Action

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March 23, 2016 action

Alumni In Major League Spring Training

  • Indians’ RF Marlon Byrd (.375) went 1-for-3 with two strikeouts.
  • Marlins’ 1B Derek Dietrich (.111) was 0-for-3 with a strikeout.

Alumni In The Pros: Tuesday Action

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March 22, 2016 action

Daniel Palka

Daniel Palka

Alumni In Major League Spring Training

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.242) went 1-for-4 with a solo home run (2) and a strikeout.
  • Marlins’ 1B Derek Dietrich (.125) was 1-for-3 with a strikeout.
  • Cubs’ LF Matt Murton (.333) went 1-for-2 including a double off Blake Wood.
  • DH Daniel Palka was 2-for-3 with two solo home runs and a strikeout in his debut for the Twins. See story.
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.133) went 0-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout.
  • RHP Blake Wood took the loss as the Cubs rallied to beat the Reds 9-6.  His line: (BS,2) (L,0-2) 1.2 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 1 BB, 2 SO, 1 HR, 1 WP, 1 HBP.  See story.

Alumni In The Pros: Monday Action

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March 21, 2016 action

Alumni In Major League Spring Training

  • Indians’ RF Marlon Byrd (.400) went 2-for-2 with two doubles and a walk.

Alumni In The Pros: Sunday Action

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March 20, 2016 action

Alumni In Major League Spring Training

  • Rockies’ CF Charlie Blackmon (.241) was 1-for-3 with a solo home run (1).
  • DH Marlon Byrd went 0-for-3 in his debut for the Indians.
  • Marlins’ 1B Derek Dietrich (.095) was 0-for-1 with a sacrifice fly and a strikeout.
  • Tigers’ RHP Buck Farmer faced eight batters in relief. His line: 2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO.