Brandon Allen was reinstated from the disabled list, and promptly designated for assignment. Allen was hitting 2-20 with 1 home run for the Rays before being placed on the DL with a right quadriceps injury. Should he clear waivers, he will likely be assigned to Durham.
Dave was introduced to the game of baseball during the 1985 World Series, and still considers Dan Quisenberry his favorite player. This also explains his strange obsession with submarine pitchers. Living in the Boston area, Dave is that lone beacon of powder blue in the heart of Red Sox nation. His musings on the Royals game, and life in general, can be found on Twitter through @m1sterdave, and he can be reached via e-mail at [email protected]