Shoring up the outfield in time for a big Memorial Day series against Somerset, the York Revolution signed former major leaguer Alfredo Marte as well as Charley Thurber. Manager Mark Mason brings in the minor league stalwarts to fill the roster hole left by Jason Repko, who has been placed on the DL with hamstring soreness.
With the Revs off to their finest start since the 2014 first half championship team, one may need to squint a little to find areas to improve. In recent days, however, manager Mark Mason has done just that. Despite emerging as one of the league’s top offenses early this season, with a healthy lead on the rest of the pack in power numbers, the Revs have added a big bat to the one area they were lacking – the left side of the plate. (more…)