Joe Blanton and the Phillies missed their chance to repeat as World Champions with a7-3 loss in game six of the World Series. As for hte often mentioned UK basketball Yankees tie, New York has won the World Series in six of the seven UK men’s basketball calendar championship years. However, since the next basketball tournament will come in 2010, that connection doesn’t apply to this Yankees’ title. The off-season officially starts today, so check back often for BluGrass Baseball Hot Stove updates.
- Minorleaguebaseball.com profiles Adam Dunn’s rise through the minor leagues including his stop with Louisville.
- The College Baseball Blog is ranking the top 100 college players in preparation for the 2010 season. Here’s the Kentucky players they’ve ranked so far:
- #87 Wes Cunningham — Murray State
- #82 Logan Darnell — UK
- #78 Tony Zych — UofL
- Morehead State has a recap of its fall practice scrimmage.
- Murray State released its 2010 schedule.