Marc Stout’s “12 Day’s of RoxMas” continues with Day 10. To celebrate the 12 Day’s ‘Till Christmas, Marc has gathered together some of the coolest (and saddest) stats having to do with our beloved team. Stay tuned tomorrow for another exciting installment!
#10 – CHRIS NELSON
#10 – new hitting coach DANTE BICHETTE
10 W’s in May
10 L’s on PURPLE MONDAY (BUT, 13 wins as well…tied w/Wednesday for the most on any day in 2012)
10 K’s – the career highs for LHP JEFF FRANCIS, RHP JUAN NICASIO, and rookie LHP CHRISTIAN FRIEDRICH on 5/14/12 @ SF
10 HR’s by DEXTER FOWLER from the left side of the plate and at home.
10 HR’s by CARGO in the month of May.
10 PINCH HIT APPEARANCES by rookie JOSH RUTLEDGE. JOSH went 6/10 as a PH with a 2B, 3B, HR, 5 ribbies, and 2 SB…
10 2 run and road HR’s for WILIN ROSARIO
10 RUNS SCORED by the ball club in the 10th inning of games (8 of those 10 came in the 10th inning @ DET on 6/15/12)
10 DECISIONS for LHP REX BROTHERS. REX was 8-2 overall; 5-2 with a 2.23 ERA on the road.
10 GAME HITTING STREAKS for TYLER COLVIN and TODD HELTON
10 3 hit games for CARGO, CHRIS NELSON (7 from 8/27 on….), and JORDAN PACHECO (including 3 in the season’s final game to up his BA to .309)