JEWISH BASEBALL NEWS –The best performances of Thurs., July 29, 2010:

  • New York Mets 1B Ike Davis smashed a three-run home run in a 4-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals (see video). Davis, a rookie, is tied for the team lead in home runs (15) and ranked second in RBIs (52).
  • “AAA” Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees SP Jason Hirsh pitched six scoreless innings in a 7-1 victory over the Norfolk Tides. The 28-year-old right-hander gave up just two hits and three walks while striking out six, improving his record to 6-7 with a 4.22 ERA.