We’re back in action on this Monday morning. UK’s only alum with a world series victory was back on the mound as his team marched toward a defense of their title Sunday. Check out those stories and more:
- UK alum Joe Blanton picked up his 12th win of the season for the Phillies.
- UofL alum B. J. Rosenberg and Team USA beat Cuba 10-5 to win the 2009 World Cup.
- Louisville native Paul Byrd was the losing pitcher for the Red Sox in the Yankees’ division-clinching victory Sunday.
- John Fay of the Cincinnati Enquirer talks to Louisville manager Rick Sweet about the Reds’ top prospects.