David Bromberg is back in AA after making two starts with AAA Indianapolis. He’s held AA batters to a .251 average while walking 42 in 104.1 IP.
Darin Gorski allowed Altoona just 1 unearned run on 4 hits and 1 walk over 7 IP, striking out 8 in his last start.
Matt Bowman struck out 7 over 6 IP against Bradenton on June 23rd, but allowed 5 hits including 2 homers and took a loss.
Adrian Sampson beat St. Lucie that day 6/23, allowing 2 runs on 4 hits and no walks over 7 IP.
Julian Hilario makes his second start of the year after throwing 4 IP in a start on July 28th (6 H, 4 R, 1 BB, 0 K) he threw another 4 IP in a relief outing on Aug 2nd (6 H, 3 R, 2 BB, 2 K) He has struck out 13 and walked 13 over his last 10 appearances.
Ricky Knapp gets the call to fill the rotation spot of Seth Lugo. Knapp had been working relief in a starters routing last taking the mound a week ago and throwing 3 shutout IP (0 H, 3 BB, 5 K) for his second save.
R: Pulaski Mariners (30-16) @ Kingsport Mets (26-19)
Thursday 7:00 ET – LHP Eddie Campbell (2-1, 1.99) vs. RHP Chris Flexen (5-1, 2.36)
Asher Wojciechowski has allowed 5 runs on 17 hits and 3 walks over his last 28 IP (4 starts)
Jacob deGrom is set to make his 22nd start this year. He’s recorded 100 Ks and 39 BB in 121.2 IP while allowing batters to hit .293 overall.