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Diaz Big Part of Louisville Bullpen

30 year-old Jumbo Diaz is a classic example of a minor league journeyman. He's now in his twelve season and working in his fifth organization. Previously the most memorable thing about his was his physique which was often well north of 300#. He lost a lot of weigh coming into this season and throwing a high-90's fastball that is worthy of attention.

Felix Perez led off the sixth inning with a single Monday and scored later on a sac fly to break a tie and provide the final score in Louisville's 3-2 win over visiting Columbus Monday. The win got the Bats closer to the .500 mark at 28-30 which is currently good enough for second place in the International League West Division, 6 ½ games out of first. The Bats took an early lead in the first...

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Felix Perez's bat is getting hot in what is now his third season at Louisville. Now 29 years old he…

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