DUNEDIN, FL - The Toronto Blue Jays gave the Yankees a little payback for throwing Mariano Rivera…
YMLN - Calderon Puts A Charge In It
The Tampa offense really looked lethargic on Monday. In fact, outfielder Yeicok Calderon, who began the day on the bench, accounted for Tampa's only run in a 2-1 loss to the RiverDogs when he walloped a mammoth solo home run off of side-arming flame thrower Andury Acevedo in the bottom of the seventh inning. Calderon had walked in his previous and only other plate appearance. Tampa right-hander Brett Gerritse was one of the more impressive hurlers in the game, tossing the equivalent of four shutout innings [technically he only threw three but he retired batters so quickly that the coaches had him stay on the mound longer to get his pitch count up]. Despite the extra work though, he still would have struck out three, allowed just two hits and one walk. He sat mostly 91 mph and showed his normally reliable curveball too. Tampa Starting Lineup: Dustin Fowler, Nathan Mikolas, Angelo Gumbs, Eric Jagielo...
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