Bakersfield up 4-0 in the fifth. Crabbe pitching a gem. 5 IP 1 H 0 ER 0 BB 7 K. Brodie
Greene with a walk and a double. Devin Lohman hitting .314 for the Blaze.
Kyle Waldrop with a solo rally-killer in the 9th but it wasn't enough. Billings falls 6-4. Helena right fielder, Maxwell Walla, gunned down two Mustangs on the basepaths.
Crabbe still lights out. 7IP 1H 0ER 1BB 8K. Blaze leads 6-0.
7/23: 6.1 IP, 0 H, 2 R, 0 BB, 4 K
8/3: 7 IP, 5 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 8 K
8/8: 6 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 8 K
8/30: 7 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 8 K
He's a little like Daniel Renken in that respect, but has handled Bakersfield better. He's also a year-plus older than Renken.
If I had to chose whether I wanted Cordero as closer next year for $5 million or Boxberger for the major league minimum and was not given any other choices, I would definitely pick Boxberger at this time considering the Reds' budget constraints.
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