Re: Minor-League Player of the Day
Originally Posted by texasdave
He was pretty much the lone candidate. Although, honorable mentions might go out to Brodie Greene (a two-run jack), Josh Ravin (2.2 scoreless innings of relief), or Yovan Gonzalez (2-3 with a run batted in). The pickings were slim.
Until Contreras stepped up, I was seriously considering Mark Prior for his 1.1 innings of hitless relief. At least it would have been a story line. But yeah, it was that grim.
"Give me the mace and I'll drive the pumpkin down Whitey Ford's throat." -- Ping Bodie, when asked in 1960 whether he could have hit contemporary pitchers.