Chad Reineke pitched eight solid innings, while Todd Frazier and Yonder Alonso hit solo home runs and Zack Cozart produced the game-winning hit as Louisville beat the Toledo Mud Hens on Tuesday night.
Edinson Volquez, the right-handed pitcher who is on a rehabilitation assignment from the Cincinnati Reds, will take the mound for the Bats against Toledo at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday morning at Louisville Slugger Field. Tickets are still available.
A lot of fun with optional sun
Louisville native, and former standout at Eastern High School and the University of Kentucky, Rajon Rondo had his star turn with the Boston Celtics in the 2010 NBA Playoffs. His local basketball camps begin next Monday at the Basketball Academy.
Toledo's Billy Buckner (nope, not Bill Buckner's son) and one reliever combined for a five-hit shutout of Louisville on Monday night in the first game of a four-game series.
The Mr. Football award is one of the most prestigious awards a high athlete in the state can receive. Several players from the Derby City could find themselves taking home the award in 2010.
A trio of Durham pitchers, led by starter Jeremy Hellickson, held the Bats' bats in check Sunday night on a 93-degree night at Louisville Slugger Field.
Wladimir Balentien's sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth capped off Louisville's comeback from a 4-2 deficit to beat Durham on Saturday night.
The Durham Bulls scored six runs over the final three innings to beat Aroldis Chapman and the Louisville Bats on Friday night at Louisville Slugger Field.
University of Louisville assistant basketball coach Walter McCarty is leaving Rick Pitino's bench to join the coaching staff of the NBA's Indiana Pacers.
Four Louisville Bats pitchers combined for a five-hit shutout of International League South-leading Durham on Thursday night as closer Jon Adkins became the franchise's all-time save leader.
Former duPont Manual and Jeffersontown standout Aaron Cosby is one of the top prospects in the nation. The 6-foot-2 combo guard played this past season at a Mt. Hermon in Northfield, Massachusetts.I caught up with Cosby and spoke with him about his recruitment and his summer plans.