Jameson Taillon and the Bradenton Marauders played the Tampa Yankees at classic Legends Field Friday night. Following are my notes regarding Taillon's performance (since he was easily the most interesting of the players involved in the game).
Overall, Taillon had a very good night. He ended up pitching 6 innings, throwing 77 pitches (53 strikes) with 4 strikeouts, 2 walks, 4 hits and 2 runs. Both of the runs and 4 of the 6 baserunners came in one inning. Over the last 3 innings, he only gave up one baserunner. Most of us would like that kind of performance from a starting pitcher, but that actually is not as good as Taillon's results in his prior starts in 2012.
Taillon struggled a bit with his command of his pitches during the game. While the above results are ver...
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