There was an intrasquad game at the Complex in the afternoon. They schedule one every day. This one was different because most of the newly signed position players played. The only two who didn’t were high school draft picks Jamari Baylor and Micah Yonamine.
The most exciting event was Spencer Howard taking the mound. He retired the side on less than ten pitches, but continued to face batters until he reached his pitch limit. I watched the radar guns on most of his pitches. His fastball was 93-95 mph. They were almost all 95, I only saw 93 and 94 once each.
Clearwater (36-30, .545) finished the first half in second place, 5.5 games out of first. They played .500 at home and were 19-13 on the road. Continue reading Threshers Recap – 6/14/2019