Hall of Famer George Brett was appointed the club’s interim hitting coach Thursday and will join the team in time for their game against the St. Louis Cardinals. Brett takes over for Jack Maloof and Andre David, who have been reassigned to the minor league organization.
“Best game I’ve ever been a part of,” said Perez. “It was the craziest, most fun … obviously, it stunk to give up a home run, but it was still fun.”
Lee, who spent parts of eight seasons with the Indians before being traded to the Phillies in 2009, allowed five runs (four earned) and nine hits in six innings Wednesday while matching his season low with four strikeouts.
The new MLB season is just underway, which means fans are starting to think about what chances their team has in the American League, National League – or the World Series. It also means many of those who enjoy betting on the MLB are keen to get their future bets in before the start, but what teams are rated among the favorites to win the World Series this year?
Chicago White Sox second baseman Gordon Beckham immediately knew there was a problem with his left wrist after taking a swing against Washington Nationals starter Gio Gonzalez in the second inning of Tuesday night’s interleague game.