The Grizzlies held their first summer practice yesterday, welcoming rookies Kyle Lowry (pictured) and Alexander Johnson to a summer-league team that also includes second-year players Hakim Warrick, Lawrence Roberts, and Anthony Roberson. For a report from yesterday's practice and other Grizzlies-related notes, see Beyond the Arc, the Flyers Grizzlies blog. Chris Herrington
Forgive us if youve read this before. Anthony Reyes the top prospect in the St. Louis Cardinals farm system will take the mound at AutoZone Park Friday night for the Redbirds. But with every Cardinal starter not named Chris Carpenter struggling of late, Reyes may find himself up the river, so to speak, any day now. Read the latest scoop from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch here.