For those of you not tired of reading about...
Kerry Wood continued on his "Road to Wrigley" rehab odyssey this morning, throwing one inning (the top of the 1st) in the AZL Cubs versus the AZL Padres game at Fitch Park Field #3:
1.0 IP - 2 H - 1 R (1 ER) - 0 BB - 1 K - 1 WP
17 pitches (12 strikes, 5 balls)
Jeudy Valdez batting
Pitch 1: Ball One (fastball chin music high + inside)
Pitch 2: Strike One - called
Pitch 3: Strike Two - called
Pitch 4: Strike Three - swinging foul tip
Keoni Ruth batting
Pitch 5: Strike One - foul
Pitch 6: Strike Two - foul
Pitch 7: Ball One (curve ball, low + outside)
Pitch 8: Ball Two (curve ball, low + outside)
Pitch 9: 6-3 ground out bouncer to shortstop
Yefri Carvajal batting
Pitch 10: Ball One (curve ball, high + inside)
Pitch 11: Strike One - Foul
Pitch 12: Long fly ball off left-centerfield fence. Double.
Zachary Brown batting
Pitch 13: Broken bat bloop single to CF, Carvajal scores from 2nd, throw home from CF cut-off by first-baseman.
Edgar Garzon batting
Pitch 14: Strike One - called
Pitch 15: Strike Two - called
Pitch 16: Ball One (curve in dirt) - WILD PITCH, Brown advances to 2nd
Pitch 17: F-9 fly out to RF
In his first rehab outing last Saturday, Woody threw 14 pitches while striking out the side. In both that outing and the one today, KW threw the ball free + easy with good velocity on his fastball. The only problem is he cannot seem to control his breaking ball.