A BluGrass player was recognized by his major league team and several players with Kentucky ties had major-league impact. Check those stories in today’s links:
- The Tampa Rays named LHP Matt Moore the MVP of the Bowling Green Hot Rods.
- Jeff Wallner of MLB.com profiles former Bat Juan Francisco.
- Lexington Legends Hall of Famer Hunter Pence hit his 24th home run of the season for Houston.
- 2009 Bats Drew Stubbs (8) and Ryan Hannigan (3) both went deep for Cincinnati and Ramon Ramirez pitched a scoreless inning of relief.
- Mark Reynolds Home Run Record Watch: 0-4, 2 K’s