Tuesday Links: Minor League Regular Season Ends

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Louisville Slugger Field

Labor Day was the last day of the minor-league regular season.  We already told you about the Lexington/Bowling Green game, but that wasn’t the only BluGrass baseball storyline.

  • MinorleagueBaseball.com previews Louisville’s playoff series with Durham.
  • The Bats fell 4-2 in their final regular season tune-up before the playoffs start Wednesday.
  • The Hot Rods’ Web site highlights Michael Jarman’s pitching effort in the season-ending loss to Lexington.
  • The Legends report on their series sweep of Bowling Green.
  • Lexington also has a news release on its Web site about former Legend Hunter Pence being nominated for the Roberto Clemente award.
  • Linda Younkin of the Frankfort State-Journal profiles UofL Hall of Fame inductee and career hits leader Tommy Barnes and his battle with cancer.
  • Jack Etkin of Baseball America profiles former Bat Darnell McDonald.
  • The Bats ranked as the ninth best team in the minor-league regular season according to BA.

Friday Links: Minor Leagues 0-3

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B. J. RosenbergThursday was another winless night on the diamond for Kentucky minor league teams.  The big news of the day was another UofL alum being selected to Team USA.  Check out those stories and more in some Friday links: