Chris Beck, Dan Black return to Birmingham Barons
BIRMINGHAM - AL —
Chris Beck's promotion to Class AAA Charlotte was short.
Beck rejoined the Birmingham Barons after just one day, and one start with the Knights. He made his Triple-A debut last night and gave up five runs on five hits in 4.2 innings in a loss to Louisville.
Infielder Dan Black has also been sent back to Birmingham. He was hitting .246 with five home runs, 17 runs scored and 14 RBI in 38 games with the Knights.
Black has been on the disabled list since May 29.
He was part of Birmingham's 2013 Southern League title team and led the Barons in most offensive categories including hits (130), doubles (28), home runs (17), RBI (83), total bases (211) and walks (91).
The Barons continue their series against the Mississippi Braves Friday night. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 at Regions Field.