Quick thoughts from today…
Jeanmar Gomez may actually be useful as the #9 starter.
Mike Zagursky pitched his way to the minors.
Jason Grilli looked as good as last year. He’ll be fine as closer.
Mark Melancon appeared to be guiding his pitches instead if just throwing and trusting his stuff.
The bench has a better batting eye than the starters. Three walks and only five Ks today vs two and nine yesterday.
I took a lot of pictures of McKechnie Field and all of the renovations but those will wait till next week when I have full use of the internet. But here are a few to whet your appetite: