Posts tagged Bakersfield Blaze

INTERVIEW: KYLE WALDROP

INTERVIEW: KYLE WALDROP

LF Kyle Waldrop just finished out a full season at hiA Bakersfield by proving he is one of the Cincinnati Reds’ top outfield prospects. The 6′ 3″, 190-pound Waldrop was drafted out of high school in the 12th round of the 2010 First Year Player Draft and had stops in the AZL (2010), then Billings of […]

CAL LEAGUE TOUR: BAKERSFIELD

CAL LEAGUE TOUR: BAKERSFIELD

The Bakersfield Blaze are the Cincinnati Reds’ hiA affiliate and they play their home games at Sam Lynn Ballpark on the northern edge of town, not long after arriving at the city limits on southbound Highway 99. Bakersfield’s history with minor league baseball goes back to 1941 and the city has been affiliated with several big […]

CAL LEAGUE HONORS FOR WEEK ENDING 7/21

CAL LEAGUE HONORS FOR WEEK ENDING 7/21

For the week ending July 21, the California League has honored the following players: OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK – JUAN DURAN, OF, Bakersfield Blaze (Reds) Duran stands out from his teammates with his athletic 6′ 7″ 205-pound frame and he has been showing recently how skilled he can be at the plate. The 21-year […]

CAL LEAGUE TOUR: MODESTO

CAL LEAGUE TOUR: MODESTO

The Modesto Nuts are the hiA affiliate of the Colorado Rockies in the California League and it’s a pretty easy trek up Highway 99 from HotStoveHeat HQ to see them at John Thurman Field. It’s right off the freeway and you don’t need directions, necessarily, because you can see the light standards before you get […]

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

The weekly honors for the California league saw Bakersfield Blaze (Reds) RHP Jon Moscot and Inland Empire 66ers (Angels)  Michael Snyder recognized for their perfomances over the week ending May 19. Moscott threw 6 innings of 1-hit ball at the Stockton Ports on May 17th allowing 0 runs on 1 hit with 1 BB and 9 […]

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