Alumni In The Pros: Thursday Action

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May 28, 2015 action

Alumni In Major League Baseball

  • RHP Buck Farmer took the loss in his return to the Majors as the Angels pounded the Tigers 12-2.  His line: (L,0-1) 5+ IP, 9 H, 7 R, 7 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO, 2 HR (84 pitches/59 strikes).
  • Yankees’ 1B Mark Teixeira (.239) was 0-for-3 with a walk.

Buck Farmer

Buck Farmer

Alumni In Nippon Professional Baseball

  • LF Matt Murton (.247) went 1-for-3 with two walks and a strikeout.

Alumni In Minor League Baseball

  • 2B Derek Dietrich (.264) went 1-for-4 including a strikeout.
  • RHP Jacob Esch did not figure in the decision as Birmingham rallied to beat Jacksonville 6-5 in 1o innings.  His line: 6 IP, 7 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 5 SO (89 pitches/56 strikes).
  • C Zane Evans (.308) went 1-for-4 with an RBI.
  • 2B Mott Hyde (.315) was 0-for-3 with a sacrifice bunt.
  • DH Paul Kronenfeld (.259) extended his hitting streak to seven games while going 2-for-4 with an RBI single and a game-ending RBI double.
  • RF Brandon Miller (.222) was 0-for-5.
  • RF Daniel Palka (.301) went 1-for-3.
  • Matt Wieters (.222) went 0-for-5 with an RBI in the second game of his rehab assignment with Class AA Bowie.
  • CF Kyle Wren (.269) went 2-for-4 with two strikeouts.



One Response

Tough outing for Buck. I think the club has patience with him.