Parra Becomes 3rd Baybear Promoted to Majors Premium Story

Gerardo Parra (Photo: Chip English)
By Keith Glab
Senior Editor
Date: May 12, 2009

In 2007, both Justin Upton and Mark Reynolds advanced straight from Mobile to the majors to key the Arizona Diamondbacks' improbable run to the NLCS. Now outfielder Gerardo Parra becomes the third Mobile BayBear to skip over Triple-A and advance to Arizona this week, joining starter Bryan Augenstein and reliever Clay Zavada.

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