27 year-old Jason Standridge (2.78 29 K, 13 BB, 32.1 IP), 28 yea-old Scott ChiassonÃ‚Â (3.29, 20 K, 15 BB, 27 IP), and 32 year-old Mike VenafroÃ‚Â (2.60, 15 K, 6 BB, 17.1 IP) combined for 5 innings of relief work giving up 0 R, 0 H,Ã‚Â Standridge gave up 1 BB.Ã‚Â The trio struck out 5.Ã‚Â On a related note Mercker (7.20 ERA), Weathers (4.35 ERA)Ã‚Â and Rick White (6.39 ERA)Ã‚Â all suck.
DOTF favorite 23 year-old Adam Rosales, who is still DHing, went 2 fo3 with 2 2B, and an RBI.Ã‚Â For the season, the 12th round pick of the 2005 Draft,Ã‚Â is hitting .219/.341/.377 in 134 plate appearances.Ã‚Â Despite being injured and struggling at the plate he still has wonderful walk rates.Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Ã‚Â He should be atleast a solid utility infielder some day.
23 year-old Abe WoodyÃ‚Â pitched 2 innings in relief, he gave up 1 R, 0 ER, and struck out 2.Ã‚Â For the season, the 31st round pick of the 2005 Draft, has a 2.92 ERA with 34 K, 19 BB in 37 IP.Ã‚Â On a related note, Chris Hammond (5.70 ERA) and his 82 MPH fastballÃ‚Â sucks.
23 year-old, B.J. Szymanski smackedÃ‚Â a 2-run homer, his 12thÃ‚Â of the year, while going 1 for 4.Ã‚Â He is now one behind the MWL league lead in that category.Ã‚Â For the year, the 2ndÃ‚Â round pick of the 2004 DraftÃ‚Â is hitting .231/.312/.477.
24 year-old Blake HendleyÃ‚Â recorded his 13th save of the year.Ã‚Â Hendley, the 11th round pick of the 2003 Draft, pitched 1 and 1/3rd innings giving up 0 R, 0 H, 0 BB, and striking out 2.Ã‚Â For the season, he has 25 K and 2 BB in 27 IP.Ã‚Â On a related note Estaban Yan (Career 5.16 ERA) sucks.