April 5, 2007
The following excerpt from Chris Jackson's feature ran in the April 5, 2007 edition of the South Bay Daily Breeze.
Every baseball team needs role players, guys who can come out of the bullpen and off the bench and give their team a lift.
Beal and Roberts are relief pitchers, while Mendoza and Herrera have been used primarily as pinch hitters and defensive replacements.
They're not easy roles, but Mendoza said the four of them have the mentality to handle it.
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