Part of our job at KSR is introducing the BBN to the best of Kentucky culture. When hoping to find a song to trump “Teach me bout Kentucky” and “Big Blue Fan in the Morning” (Sorry Kentucky Joe), I found out that my young mind had much more to learn about the Blue Moon of Kentucky.
“It's looking more and more that his season might be over.
“When you have a bone bruise, the only thing you can really do is rest. That's the course of action.”
Quentin this season is batting .177/.284/.315 in 50 games. For his career, he owns an OPS+ of 120 across parts of nine big-league seasons. As ever, though, the problem is injuries, as Quentin has missed more than 350 games due to injury over the course of his career.
Quentin is signed through next season, and his contract also includes a $10-million mutual option for 2016.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Royals were trailing the Twins by a run in the ninth inning Tuesday night, and Kansas City manager Ned Yost was on the top step of the dugout, conferring with catching coach Pedro Grifol about the potential decisions he would have to make.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Ike Davis didn't complain when the Pittsburgh Pirates told him they were going to eat into his playing time by experimenting with Pedro Alvarez at first base. Call it the byproduct of spending four-plus seasons with the New York Mets.
PITTSBURGH -- Steelers coach Mike Tomlin took part in a conference call with other members of the NFL competition committee on Tuesday, and he surely relayed some of the uneasiness his boss has with the number of penalties that have been called in the preseason.