August 2009

On the road again

Z’s have dropped three in a row and the west coast trip is off to a slow
start.  The Z’s have lost seven in a row
Fresno dating back to May of 2007.  Friday’s loss was painful after rallying to
take a 8th inning lead. 


ballclub is beat up as we head down the stretch.  Gookie Dawkins was injured in the home plat
collision on Sunday and has not played since. 
Dave Matranga has been under the weather and has missed the last two
games.  Both are considered day to day.  After missing four consecutive starts Cameron
Maybin has been placed on the disabled list. 
Pitcher Ryan Tucker has also been placed on the DL and may miss the rest
of the season.


Mitchell joined the team on Friday and paid immediate dividends.  He had two hits and two RBI.  Luis Ayala is expected to rejoin the team in
Sacramento so maybe help is on the


Z’s are on a 8 game road trip and play 23 of the final 31 on the road.  NOLA is tied for fewest road wins in the PCL.


Z’s open a series in the capital city on Sunday.  The last time the Z’s played in the
River City the team lost the final
game of the PCL Championship in 2007. 
Willie Collazo is the only player on the current roster from that


good news to report from
California yet, but the In and Out
Burgers are outstanding!