The good, the bad, and the ugly from the 7/15–7/21 time period. Ramon Oviedo throwing seven no hit innings, leads the way with Julio Rodriguez two very strong starts not far behind. Jarred Cosart has been awful since the Futures Game, while Trevor May and Brody Colvin both got banged around this week as well. At the plate, Cameron Rupp continues swinging the hot stick and Harold Martinez has a very nice week. Freddy Galvis makes another appearance on the hot list, while Cody Overbeck and Kelly DUgan struggle. Continue reading Hot or Not
Lehigh Valley has hit a significant rough patch following the All Star break, as they have been decimated by injury and other roster attrition. Their lead over second place Pawtucket has dwindled to a single game, with five more games against the Red SOx coming up over the next week. The ‘Pigs now sit at 56-42 on the season and return home for a 10 game home stand starting Friday.
‘Pigs Leaders: Rich Thompson is 7th in runs (55); 9th in triples (5)and second in stolen bases (29); Brandon Moss is 4th in homers (17); 9th in walks (44); Delwyn Young is 10th in k’s (87). Continue reading Lehigh Valley Weekly Report