Sunday, July 11, 2010

Futures Game Running Diary: Bottom 6

Good news Rangers fans, Mark Cuban is part of the group trying to buy your bankrupt franchise. Cubans' pockets in an uncapped sport may turn into a Brewster's Millions remake.

Gorkys Hernandez makes a great play in the field. He has been part of several trades during his short pro career. He can't hit but can certainly flash some leather. I don't see him as a regular major leaguer on a good team.

Desmond Jennings reaches base and steals second base. Rays fans shouldn't fret over likely losing Carl Crawford this offseason, as Jennings will fill in seamlessly and do a lot of the same things Crawford does, with a bit more power.

Lonnie Chisenhall, the Indians 3rb baseman of the future, works a 2 out walk to extend the inning. Chisenhall has plenty of talent and a beautiful swing, but I can't get over the fact that he was charged with larceny while in college at South Carolina. Larceny? I'm sure fans in Ohio won't mind since they've been jaded by the likes of Ohio native Ben Roethlisberger, the Bengals, LeBron James' narcissism, and Dan Gilbert's font choices:

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