Colling Cowgill; Photo: UK Athletics
Highlights from Tuesday Kentucky MiLB action:
- Chad Reineke improved to 3-0 on the season with the Louisville Bats‘ 4-2 win over Columbus. Reineke surrendered two runs on four hits in six innings while striking out one batter and walking three. Left fielder Dave Sappelt was 3-5 with one double and one triple.
- Tanner Bushue extended his scoreless inning streak to 15 and improved to 3-0 on the season with the Lexington Legends‘ 2-0 win over Savannah. Bushue surrendered two hits in six shutout innings while striking out two batters and walking two.
- The Bowling Green Hot Rods dropped to 7-6 on the season with a 7-2 loss to Dayton. Center fielder Todd Glaesmann was 2-3 with one home run, one RBI and one run scored.
- Louisville native Zack Cox was 4-6 with one run scored for high A Palm Beach.
- Hawesville native and former WKU infielder Wade Gaynor was 2-5 with one home run, two RBI and two runs scored for high A Lakeland.
- Lexington native and former UK outfielder Collin Cowgill was 1-3 with one home run, two walks, one RBI and three runs scored for AAA Reno.
- Former EKU left-handed pitcher Christian Friedrich took a no decision after surrendering two runs on five hits in five innings while striking out five batters and walking two for AA Tulsa.
- Louisville native and former UofL infielder Adam Duvall was 2-5 with one double and one run scored for low A Augusta.
The Bowling Green Hot Rods have released the team’s 2011 Opening Day roster, which is headlined by a former UofL slugger. Check out the roster below with the town where the player resides and information about how he was acquired by the Rays:
- RHP Jairo De La Rosa — Santo Domingo, DR — FA (2002)
- RHP Nate Garcia — San Jose, Cal. — 16th round (2010)
- RHP Stephen Hiscock — Beacon Falls, Conn. — FA (2010)
- RHP Austin Hubbard — Auburn, Ala. — 14th round (2010)
- RHP George Jensen — Eagen, Minn. — 46th round (2010)
- RHP William Kline — Belden, Miss. — 2nd round (2007)
- LHP Braulio Lara — San Pedro de Macoris, DR — FA (2008)
- RHP Victor Mateo — Santo Domingo, DR — FA (2006)
- LHP Jimmy Patterson — Tempe, Ariz. — 18th round (2010)
- LHP Chris Rearick — Pooler, Ga. — 41st round (2010)
- LHP C. J. Riefenhauser — Mahopac, N.Y. — 20th round (2010)
- RHP Wilking Rodriguez — Puerto Cabello, VZ — FA 2007
- LHP Enny Romero — Santo Domingo, DR — FA 2008
- LHP Matthew Stabelfield — Turlock, Cal. — 41st round (2009)
- RHP Eliazer Suero — Haina, DR — FA 2007
- Lucas Bailey — LaGrange, Ga. — 4th round (2009)
- Kyle Holloway — Deerfield Beach, Fla. — FA (2001)
- Alejandro Torres — Caracas, VZ — FA (2006)
- Phil Wunderlich — Louisville, Ky. — 12th round (2010)
- Derek Dietrich — Clermont, Fla. — 2nd round (2010)
- Robi Estrada — El Segundo, Cal. — 19th round (2006)
- Hector Guevara — San Felix, VZ — FA (2008)
- Todd Glaesmann — Woodway, Tex. — 3rd round (2009)
- Kevin Klermaier — Ft. Wayne, Ind. — 31st round (2010)
- Cody Rogers — White Oak, Tex. — 7th round (2009)
- Nick Schwaner — Slidell, La. — 30th round (2010)