Wade LeBlanc is hammered again while Brett Dowdy is an extra base machine. While Drew Macias continues the hot-hitting, Greg Burke can't hold a five-run lead. Cory Luebke and Corey Kluber as relievers in the same game? Jonathan Galvez is reaching base at a record clip in the DSL.
July 8, 2008
Wade LeBlanc notches another quality start. Manny Ayala allows a run – one – in another win. Corey Kluber struggles, as the Storm can't mount a comeback. Matt Teague did not make it out of the first inning, as the Wizards take a loss. Tyson Bagley picks up his first win and Bobby Verbick reaches base five times. Erick Ojeda has impressed early in the DSL.
June 29, 2008
Wil Ledezman debuts in Portland and does not make it out of an inning. Drew Macias has four hits and Jose Lobaton notches two extra base hits in a win. Kellen Kulbacki homers again but the Storm lose. All-Star time for the Wizards. Sawyer Carroll and Bobby Verbick make statements in a Eugene loss.
June 17, 2008