J.P. Crawford made a rehab start with the GCL Phillies East squad. The big league shortstop led off and played short for the home team. As so often seemingly happens, the ball found Crawford on the first play, a ground out to Crawford. It was his only chance of the day.
Crawford was replaced after five innings (as planned) but had managed to get 5 at bats. He struck out in the first inning, then walked in his next 4 at bats. He had a particularly efficient line for a guy who didn’t put a ball in play – Crawford went 0-1 with 2 runs scored, 3 RBI, and 4 walks.
The Clearwater Threshers (53-50) had a scheduled day off. They resume play Tuesday Continue reading Clearwater Threshers Recap – 7/30/2018