Skip to main content
Advertising

Originally published Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 8:03 PM

  • Share:
           
  • Comments (0)
  • Print

Larry Stone's thumbs up, thumbs down

The Cubs' Anthony Rizzo got off to a nice start this season. Dodgers star Matt Kemp, not so much.

Most Popular Comments
Hide / Show comments
No comments have been posted to this article.
Start the conversation >

advertising

Thumbs up

Anthony Rizzo, Cubs: After not hitting a home run in spring — 48 at-bats in Cactus League, 17 for Team Italy — Rizzo homered on his first swing of the season, off Pittsburgh's A.J. Burnett.

Thumbs down

Matt Kemp, Dodgers: Coming off shoulder surgery in October but said to be healthy, Kemp was 0 for 10 in L.A.'s three-game series against San Francisco. He is hitless in his past 26 at-bats against the Giants.

Ex-Mariner of the week

Casey Kotchman, Marlins: After winning the first-base job, Kotchman blew out his left hamstring Wednesday running out a double-play ball. He's on the disabled list.

Quote

"Hopefully in a couple weeks or months, I'm not getting asked all these questions about what size shoe I wear." — White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers, not enjoying the attention that comes with replacing A.J. Pierzynski.


Advertising
The Seattle Times

The door is closed, but it's not locked.

Take a minute to subscribe and continue to enjoy The Seattle Times for as little as 99 cents a week.

Subscription options ►

Already a subscriber?

We've got good news for you. Unlimited seattletimes.com content access is included with most subscriptions.

Subscriber login ►