The Gnats wrap up their road trip with a early start in Hickory before a day off tomorrow.
With Matt Bowman heading to St. Lucie the Gnats will turn to Gabriel Ynoa on four days of rest, rare in a six man rotation. In his last start he work 7 innings for the first time this year, allowing three runs on 6 hits while striking out 8 and walking none.
Since taking over in CF and at the top of the batting order Eudy Pina has hit .353/.526/.412 with 4 walks and 5 K.
Kevin Plawecki is still the only player in the SAL hitting over .400 after going 1 for 6 in yesterdays double header.
Kelvin Vasquez threw 5 shutout inning in his last start: 3 hits, 3 walks, 7 strikeouts. He struck out 5 in another shutout start, giving him 12 K and 5 BB in those two starts, with just 4 more Ks while walking 12 over his 4 other appearances.