ALLENTOWN, Pa. - When you come at the king, you best not miss. Many AA pitchers have missed their spots against Scott Kingery this year. The prospect, has feasted royally on those mistakes.
As a result, the 2nd baseman has earned a promotion to the IronPigs. Many Phillies fans want to him in Philadelphia right now.
He is in Lehigh Valley Monday, leading off, playing 2nd in the series opener with Pawtucket.
Kingery put up monster numbers in Reading, posting a .313 batting average with 18 homers, 44 RBIs and 19 stolen bases.
But the book is closed on Baseballtown. He pens a chapter beginning Monday night.