This Week in Baseball: Saturday, July 30th

A quick rundown on today’s baseball highlights.

Ubaldo Jimenez traded to the Cleveland Indians 😦

– Awaiting a physical, Jimenez will join the Cleveland Indians in the stretch run. The Colorado Rockies will receive three pitchers in the deal: Drew Pomeranz, Alex White and Joe Gardner – all were in Indians’ Top 10 prospects.

Pence Debut Against the Pittsburgh Pirates

– “I’m a little uncomfortable,” said Pence, who joined the Phillies following Friday night’s trade with the Houston Astros. Hunter went 1-for-5 with one RBI on the bottom eight.

Ryan Howard Milestone

– 1,000 career hits, a double in the third inning.

Yankees Set a Franchise Record 12 Runs in the First Inning

– The New York Yankees, in their second split doubleheader game, scored a franchise record 12 runs in the first inning breaking the previous record of 10 going back in July 10, 1970.

Dan Uggla 21 Game Hit Streak

– Dan Uggla extended his hit streak to 21 games. During those games, he raised his .173 batting average to .206.


About Anthony Lasala

When i'm not playing sports video games, you might spot me playing Yu Gi Oh 5DS on Xbox Live.

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