The Reds continue to add insurance against any lack of depth compromising their upcoming season. Yesterday they signed veteran reliever Clay Hensley to a minor league deal. The right-hander appeared in 60 games out of the Giants bullpen in 2012. They also reached agreements with Mat Latos and Shin-Soo Choo.
February 13, 2013
Glenn Abbott was the pitching coach that provided the pipeline to the San Diego Padres. Working with the Portland Beavers, he saw the graduation of many young arms, including the departed Dirk Hayhurst and Clay Hensley, and rotational candidantes Chad Reineke, and Josh Geer, to name a few.
January 1, 2009
Paul McAnulty has reached base eight times in two games in the PCL. Four errors in San Antonio lead to a loss. Cesar Carrillo and Derek McDaid are lit up for 14 runs between them. Six errors amount to Fort Wayne being thrashed. Geoff Vandel and Robbie Blauer help Eugene snap an eight-game skid. Deiber Sanchez has not allowed a hit this year and Miguel Tiburcio goes yard.
July 11, 2008
Craig Stansberry's blast in the ninth ties it up en route to a Portland win. Greg Burke has a first in a San Antonio loss. Cesar Carrillo continues the comeback trail. Aaron Breit struggles for the third straight game. Tom Davis gives up three bombs, as the Eugene offense remains relatively silent. Jose DePaula and Josh Davies are hit hard in the desert.
July 6, 2008