Wainwright cruised in his outing against Florida yesterday. He struck out six in six innings. Izzy did not allow a run but was shaky.
Daisuke Matsuzaka went five innings and allowed no hits for the Red Sox yesterday. He did walk five and was so upset with himself he wouldn’t talk to the media. Ken Rosenthal says he is a diva along the lines of Roger Clemens and Pedro Martinez.
Viva El Birdos was named the sixth best baseball blog by Press Release Newswire.
A reliever the Cardinals were interested in, Jorge Julio, was traded to Florida yesterday.
Former Cardinal Jorge Sosa was sent to Triple A by the Mets.
The Padres are going to release Todd Walker on Wednesday.
The Mets’ Duaner Sanchez could miss 3-4 months after doctors found he will need a screw to fix a small fracture in his shoulder.
White Sox’ backup catcher Toby Hall may miss the entire 2007 season with a torn labrum after diving for a ball playing first base. It was his first action in the infield this spring.
The Brewers traded OF Brady Clark and cash to the Dodgers for RHP Elmer Dessens.
Believe it or not, Kerry Wood may start the season on the DL after reporting to camp on Monday morning with a stiff shoulder.
After all the turmoil involving the South Carolina baseball team last week, they are Baseball America’s number 1 team this week.