Home runs by Jake Lamb in the first inning and Chris Herrmann in the fifth helped the Diamondbacks defeat the White Sox. Patrick Corbin was serviceable in his outing, turning in a statistical quality start.
“Defensively, he’s improving. Offensively, he’s well above league-average for numbers. We’re not going to get in the way of his process and his progression.” - Torey Lovullo
It’s been two weeks since Shelby Miller underwent Tommy John surgery. Now the process of rehabilitation begins.
The 43-year-old right-hander continues to enjoy the game that he has given so many laughable and meaningful moments to.
It seems Atlanta’s brand new Sun Trust Stadium still has a few kinks to work out.
Kyle Schwarber hit the longest home run of his career Tuesday night, sending the ball 470 feet onto Sheffield Avenue. The monster shot wast he second-longest in the majors so far this year, behind only Jake Lamb’s 481-foot offering.
Teams about to lose quality talent to free agency have less leverage than ever to get a decent return.