Danny Farquhar returned to Chicago’s Guaranteed Rate Field on Friday night to make a much-anticipated mound appearance.
The White Sox reliever threw out the first pitch before his team’s game against the Brewers, six weeks after he suffered a brain hemorrhage in the Sox’s dugout during a game.
Farquhar looked healthy as strode to the mound accompanied by his wife and children. With his fellow White Sox standing behind the mound, he threw a strike from the rubber to fellow pitcher Nate Jones (who recorded the final three outs of an 8-3 White Sox victory three hours later):
In yet another verbal slip-up, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway referred to President Trump on Wednesday as the commander of cheese – and was promptly creamed in social media.
Miguel Cabrera left tonight’s game with a left bicep tendon strain and is currently undergoing an MRI.
Reds: Michael Lorenzen. He has had just three at-bats (and one hit) this season while working out of the bullpen, but he’s a lifetime .232 hitter with two home runs.
Rockies: German Marquez. He’s sizzling at .261 (6 for 23); the Rox’s other four starters are a collective 12 for 102.
Dodgers: Clayton Kershaw. Kershaw drove in 10 runs in 2013; he has 10 RBIs, total, in the five seasons since.
Brewers: Brent Suter. Suter’s swing draws raves even though Cheap Jerseys MLB With Free Shipping the results have been uninspiring (.167/.250/.278 career slash line).
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