myspace hit counter
Rice University logo
 
Top blue bar image Rice University Baseball Players Association
 

Professional Baseball News
RSS Feed

April 30, 2011

Permanent link

Josh Rodriguez:
Yesterday, Josh Rodriguez was returned from Pittsburgh to Cleveland and assigned to AAA Columbus.

Craig Stansberry:
Yesterday, Craig Stansberry was reassigned to AA New Hampshire from AAA Las Vegas.

Philip Humber:
Tonight on MLB TV Saturday Night Baseball (in some markets), Philip Humber (2-2, 3.20) is scheduled to start for Chicago vs. Baltimore.  Click here to watch his video interview with MetsBlog.com.

MLB/MiLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
Rehabbing David Aardsma (0-1, 15.75) pitched 0.2 innings of relief for AAA Tacoma.

Craig Stansberry (.200) hit a 2-run homer for AA New Hamsphire.

Complete Owls stats are available at the RUBPA website here.

April 29, 2011

Permanent link

Chris Snyder:
The Slowest Man in the Majors (Wall Street Journal)

Aaron Luna:
Earlier this week, MiLB.com reported that Aaron Luna was reassigned from AAA Memphis to AA Springfield.  That report was in error and he remains on the Memphis roster.

MLB/MiLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
Winning pitcher Jeff Niemann (1-3, 5.60) only allowed 1 earned run on 2 hits in 7 innings as Tampa Bay defeated Minnesota, 6-1Matt Langwell (0-1, 1.35) earned a hold for AA Akron.

Lance Berkman (.410) went 4-for-5 with a double, 2 homeruns, 3 runs and 5 RBI.  For the 3 game series at Houston, he went 8-for-14 with 7 RBI.  Click here for the MLB.com story entitled "Berkman enjoys triumphant return to Houston".

 Aaron Luna (.286) went 2-for-3 with 2 runs, a strikeout and 2 runs while Joe Savery (.447) went 2-for-4 with a triple and a run for Hi-A Clearwater.

Complete Owls stats are available at the RUBPA website here.

April 28, 2011

Permanent link

Paul Janish:
Soft-J and Hard-J have a good day (All Things Bubba)

Jeff Niemann:
Today, Jeff Niemann (0-3, 7.08) is scheduled to start game 2 of the doubleheader for Tampa Bay at Minnesota.

MLB/MiLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
In his debut with A West Virginia, former Rice signee Jameson Taillon (0-0, 4.50) allowed 1 earned run in 2 innings before the game was suspended due to rain.

Lance Berkman (.385) went 2-for-4 with a RBI and a strikeout for St. Louis while Paul Janish (.284) went 3-for-4 with a RBI for Cincinnati.  Brian Friday (.257) went 2-for-2 with 2 walks and a run for AAA Indianapolis.

Complete Owls stats are available at the RUBPA website here.

April 27, 2011

Permanent link

Lance Berkman:
Berkman an odd sight in Cardinal red (MK)
Berkman returns with renewed career (Richard Justice)

Philip Humber:
Humble Humber was all things for Sox (ESPN Chicago)

Aaron Luna:
Yesterday, Aaron Luna was reassigned to AA Springfield from AAA Memphis.


Jameson Taillon:
Tonight, Jameson Taillon is scheduled to make his debut for A West Virginia vs. Hagerstown.

MLB/MiLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
In another rehab assignment, David Aardsma (0-1, 18.90) gave up 1 earned run in an inning of relief for AAA Tacoma.  Cole St.Clair (1-0, 0.87) was charged with a blown save for AAA Chattanooga.

Lance Berkman (.378) went 2-for-5 with a double, a RBI and a strikeout for St. Louis.  Joe Savery (.456) went a combined 3-for-8 with 2 RBI and a strikeout in a doubleheader for Hi-A Clearwater while Brock Holt (.343) went 2-for-4 for AA Altoona.

Complete Owls stats are available at the RUBPA website here.

April 26, 2011

Permanent link

The Henleys:
Click here for Blair Henley’s latest blog entry entitled “Ode to the Accord”.

Ben Jedlovec:
Click here for Ben Jedlovec’s latest ESPN Insider article entitled “The numbers behind shift strategies”. The article requires an ESPN Insider subscription.

Craig Stansberry:
Last Friday, Craig Stansberry was promoted to AAA Las Vegas from AA New Hampshire.

Jared Gayhart:
SeaWolves have Lone Star flavor on the field (Erie PA Times-News)

MLB/MiLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
Philip Humber
(2-2, 3.20) only allowed 1 hit in seven shutout innings as Chicago blanked New York, 2-0Jared Rogers (1-1, 1.46) and Mike Ojala (1-0, 3.38) combined for a win and a hold, respectively, for A Greensboro.

Brock Holt (.333) went 4-for-5 with 2 doubles and 3 runs for AA Altoona.

Complete Owls stats are available at the RUBPA website here.

2011 First-Year Player Draft:
The BA Experts Select Their First Round (Baseball America)

April 25, 2011

Permanent link

Philip Humber:
Tonight at 6:05 pm CT on ESPN Monday Night Baseball, Philip Humber (1-2, 4.42) is scheduled to start for the White Sox at New York.

MLB/MiLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
In another rehab assignment, David Aardsma (0-1, 23.14) was charged with a blown save and took the loss for AAA Tacoma.

For the second day in a row, Lance Berkman (.377) went 2-for-3 with a double, a walk and a run for St. Louis.

Complete Owls stats are available at the RUBPA website here.

April 24, 2011

Permanent link

MLB/MiLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
Lucas Luetge (1-0, 4.00) was the winning pitcher for AA Huntsville while Jared Gayhart (1-0, 2.79) was charged with a blown save for AA Erie.

Lance Berkman (.364) went 2-for-3 with a double, a walk and a run for St. Louis.  Danny Lehmann (.357) went 2-for-4 with a home run, a strikeout, a run and a RBI for AAA Rochester.

Complete Owls stats are available at
the RUBPA website here.

April 23, 2011

Permanent link

Josh Rodriguez:
Yesterday, Pittsburgh designated Josh Rodriguez for assignment.

MLB/MiLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
In another rehab assignment, David Aardsma (0-0, 9.00) pitched a scoreless inning of relief for AAA Tacoma.

Lance Berkman (.349) went 2-for-4 with a double and 2 runs for St. Louis.  Joe Savery (.482) went 2-for-4 with a double and a strikeout for Hi-A Clearwater.  Brian Friday (.214), Tyler Henley (.111) and Brock Holt (.304) also doubled for AAA Indianapoplis, AA Springfield and AA Altoona, respectively.

Complete Owls stats are available at the RUBPA website here.

April 22, 2011

Permanent link

The Henleys:
Click here for Blair Henley’s latest blog entry entitled “Day’s End”.

David Aardsma:
Theme song does Aardsma in (SportsPress Northwest)

Jared Rogers:
On Tuesday, Jared Rogers was reassigned to A Greensboro from AA Jacksonville.

MLB/MiLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
Jeff Niemann
(0-3, 7.0) was the losing pitcher for Tampa Bay.

Brock Holt (.320) went 2-for-4 with a walk and a run for AA Altoona.

Complete Owls stats are available at the RUBPA website here.

April 21, 2011

Permanent link

The Henleys:
An alternate reality by Blair Henley (ESPN)

Jeff Niemann:
Today, Jeff Niemann (0-2, 6.32) is scheduled to start for Tampa Bay against the White Sox.

MLB/MiLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
Philip Humber
(1-2, 4.42) was the losing pitcher for the White Sox.

Lance Berkman (.339) went 3-for-4 with a double, a run and 2 RBI for St. Louis.

Complete Owls stats are available at the RUBPA website here.

1 2 3