Results tagged ‘ Scott Elarton ’
Ruben Amaro Jr. tried to answer them yesterday.
The Phillies optioned left-hander Jake Diekman to Minor League camp this morning. They also reassigned right-handers Scott Elarton and Brian Sanches. Diekman and Elarton opened some eyes this camp.
Jim Salisbury and I co-authored the book The Rotation, which is now available. Check it out here!
Here are our upcoming book signings:
- April 2: Barnes & Noble in Plymouth Meeting, PA, 7 p.m.
- April 3: Chester County Book Company in West Chester, PA, 7 p.m.
- April 26: Barnes & Noble in Marlton, NJ, 7 p.m.
Joe Blanton starts this afternoon’s game against the Orioles at Bright House Field. Scott Elarton follows him.
Elarton is an interesting story. He hasn’t pitched in the big leagues since 2008, but after a chance meeting with Ruben Amaro Jr. at Coors Field is trying to make a comeback.
Jim Salisbury and I are signing copies of The Rotation before the March 19 game against the Detroit Tigers at Bright House Field. I’ll pass along the exact time when I have it. So far we’ve received tremendous response about it.So if you’re in Clearwater and attending that afternoon’s game, stop by, sell hello and pick up a copy!
Of course, if you’re not at that game, the book is available at the Bright House Field team store.
Here’s today’s lineup against Baltimore:
- Jimmy Rollins, SS
- Placido Polanco, 3B
- Shane Victorino, CF
- Jim Thome, DH
- Hunter Pence, RF
- Ty Wigginton, 1B
- John Mayberry Jr., LF
- Freddy Galvis, 2B
- Tuffy Gosewich, C