Both Evan Meek and Drew Sutton have chosen to become minor league free agents this offseason according to the International League. Meek, who is now 29 years old, is just two seasons removed from an All-Star appearance. However, arm injuries have weakened his effectiveness and velocity. He pitched just 12 innings in the Majors this
Final: Brewers 6, Pirates 0 WP: Yovani Gallardo (16-8, 3.59 ERA) LP: A.J. Burnett (15-8, 3.64 ERA) The Brewers were eight for eight in stolen base attempts, including three by Ryan Braun as they ran their way to a 6-0 shutout victory in game one of a pivotal three game series. A.J. Burnett started for
Final: Pirates 6, Astros 3 WP: Kevin Correia (10-8, 4.28 ERA) LP: Fernando Abad (0-3, 5.30 ERA) That’s a headline you probably will never see again. But seriously, Kevin Correia pitched great tonight, going six innings and giving up just a run on four hits. Clint Barmes, who for some reason was hitting second in the
Final: Pirates 6, Astros 2 WP: Wandy Rodriguez (10-13, 3.71 ERA) LP: Jordan Lyles (3-11, 5.55 ERA) Wandy Rodriguez cruised through seven scoreless innings against his former team and the Pirates got big time production from Brock Holt and Andrew McCutchen to end their four game skid. Rodriguez struck out seven while walking just one.
If you haven’t already noticed, it’s been quite a while since I’ve updated anything on the site. I figured I would at least let you all know why. I’m getting married on Aug 25th, and it has been pretty hectic times at NSN Headquarters. After the wedding, I’ll be out of the country for a