Chattanooga relief pitcher Brent Leach was promoted to Los Angeles early Saturday, becoming the second Lookouts player this season to make the jump directly from Double-A.
In nine appearances with the Lookouts, Leach went 0-1 with an 0.64 earned run average. The 6-foot-5, 215-pound lefty tallied 18 strikeouts in 14 innings worked.
Pitcher Scott Elbert became the first opening-day Lookouts player to get promoted, making three appearances with the Dodgers, but is now back with Chattanooga.
David Paschall is a sports writer for the Times Free Press. He started at the Chattanooga Free Press in 1990 and was part of the Times Free Press when the paper started in 1999. David covers University of Georgia football, as well as SEC football recruiting, SEC basketball, Chattanooga Lookouts baseball and other sports stories. He is a Chattanooga native and graduate of the Baylor School and Auburn University. David has received numerous honors for ...