The roster shakeup yesterday, tidy as it appears, still leaves one of our five best starters in Colorado Springs. Ubaldo Jimenez is another player that looks to have taken a step forward since his first call-up to the Springs nine months ago, and shouldn't be held down for long if the Rockies are wise. Of course, I don't know where to put him right now, the obvious choice is in Josh Fogg's slot, but there's this going against U-ball, according to Thomas Harding:
Subscribers at Baseball America can read why Chris Kline says scouts think Esmil Rogers is poised for a breakout season in the minor league ranks despite his lackluster debut with Casper last season. Three plus pitches is a start. I'll have more picks to take a step forward in the minors in a post later this week. That's all I've got on a relatively slow newsday. I'll post a game thread in a couple of minutes.