A few of you may have been interested in some other Kentucky sporting event happening in Lexington Friday, but there are several baseball storylines to update you on:
- Brandon Webb reiterated to D’Backs management that he is not interested in discussing any deal other than his current 2010 option. Nick Pierco of the Arizona Republic reports that Webb hopes a healthy 2010 season will improve his stock for 2011.
- The Phillies blew a late lead to the Dodgers in their game two loss. UK alum Joe Blanton didn’t appear in the game.
- J.A. Happ walked in the winning run for the Dodgers, so Blanton’s chances of a game four start are looking up.
- Chris Heisey was 2-4 for Peoria in the AFL.
- Zachary Levine of Baseball America reports about the Astros’ struggling affiliates. (subscription required)
- UofL will close out fall practice with a best-of-three series this week.