Welcome prospect hounds to the October 22nd edition of the Arizona Fall League Gameday thread. Yesterday featured a pair of early games with Mesa and Peoria coming out on top, and round two of The Battle of the Dales was broadcast live and featured some great insights. Let's take a look at how the standings are shaping up then on to the recaps.
|Mesa Solar Sox||8||2||1||-|
|Salt River Rafters||4||7||4.5|
|Glendale Desert Dogs||5||4||1||-|
Tuesday's Probable Starters
Mesa - Tommy Collier (RHP-DET) @ Surprise - Eduardo Rodriguez (LHP-BAL) - 3:35 PM EST
Collier this AFL - 5 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 1 BB, 4 K, 1.80 ERA, 1.40 WHIP, 1.5 GO/AO, .300 BAA
Rodriguez - 5.2 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 3 BB, 5 K, 4.76 ERA, 1.59 WHIP, 0.83 GO/AO, .273 BAA
Scottsdale - Kyle Crick (RHP-SF) @ Glendale - Andrew Heaney (LHP-MIA) - 3:35 PM EST
Crick - 5 IP, 7 H, 5 R (4 ER), 5 BB, 9 K, 7.20 ERA, 2.40 WHIP, 0.25 GO/AO, .333 BAA
Heaney - 6.2 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 2 BB, 8 K, 2.70 ERA, 1.20 WHIP, 1.00 GO/AO, .240 BAA
Peoria - Alex Sogard (LHP-HOU) @ Salt River - Grayson Garvin (LHP-TB) - 9:35 PM EST
Sogard - 4.2 IP, 6 H, 5 R (2 ER), 4 BB, 1 K, 3.86 ERA, 2.14 WHIP, 2.25 GO/AO, .316 BAA
Garvin - 9 IP, 5 H, 4 R (3 ER), 4 BB, 9 K, 3.00 ERA, 1.00 WHIP, 1.00 GO/AO, .156 BAA
****MLB.com's Adam Berry and Quinn Roberts went over some foreign winter league action. Spoiler alert! There's an Ugueth Urbina sighting.
****Former scout Bernie Pleskoff took a look at Delino DeShields on MLB.com as well.
****Jim Callis opened his inbox and talked about Javier Baez, Yordano Ventura, the one and only Rauldelberto, the Bluefield Blue Jays, Alex "Chi-Chi" Gonzalez and Sean Manaea.
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