Wednesday, January 14, 2009
Mrs. Jose Lima's Job Is Still Vacant: Dodgers Looking At Kris Benson
Clifton said he expects five to 10 teams to be represented at the workout, including the Dodgers.His crazy wife can't be far behind, so for giggles, I collect some oldies-but-goodies from his days with east coast teams:
The 34-year-old Benson is dead set on being a starter, Clifton said.
Benson missed the entire 2007 recovering from rotator cuff surgery. He didn't pitch in the majors in 2008, but compiled a 1-6 record and 5.78 earned-run average in the Philadelphia Phillies' farm system. The Phillies released him on Aug. 31.