C.J. Wilson: “I’m here to scare the crap out of people in New York, one pitch at a time”

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One day, if the Yankees sign C.J. Wilson and if he starts to lose the stuff that makes him a front line starter, he will certainly scare the crap out of people in New York, one pitch at a time. Until that day comes, however, he’ll have to be content to do it more directly. Like he did at the MLB Fan Cave recently:

 

 

Padres to place Franchy Cordero on DL, activate Hunter Renfroe

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Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports that the Padres will place outfielder Franchy Cordero on the 10-day disabled list and activate outfielder Hunter Renfroe from the DL on Monday.

Cordero, 23, has been slumping, batting .140 with four extra-base hits in 47 plate appearances dating back to May 11. The Padres noticed that the forearm issue has been affecting his swing in recent games. Manager Andy Green said, “It was something where he could swing a certain way to manage it. But swinging that way was not him.”

Renfroe, 26, has been out since mid-April due to inflammation in his right elbow. He hit .200/.281/.440 in 57 PA prior to landing on the disabled list. Renfroe played in 10 rehab games with Triple-A El Paso.