Discussion

Camp notes: Hanson, Wieters headed to minors

Updated: March 27, 2009, 11:05 AM ET
By Christopher Harris, ESPN.com

• The Braves announced that starting pitching phenom Tommy Hanson won't make the major league club, reassigning him to Triple-A. Considering Hanson has thrown 98 innings above Class A, this wasn't completely unexpected, but the young righty did post a 2.45 ERA and fan 14 batters in 14 2/3 innings in four spring appearances. As the Rays are doing with David Price, the Braves might simply be trying to limit Hanson's major league service time; if they bring him up in late May, Hanson (and Price) ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ESPN TOP HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM