Will someone have to make a pilgrimage to Texas just to figure out what's going on?
Corpus Christi native Brooks Kieschnick, who remains inactive as far as the roster is concerned, joined the first group of Hooks' hitters during batting practice before Saturday's game. Most recently a pitcher and pinch-hitter for the Milwaukee Brewers, Kieschnick will likely not be activated until sometime during the coming series at Frisco at the earliest.
I hope this is more than a publicity stunt. We shall see, and I can promise you'll read about it here.