Noah Syndergaard has struck out 16 and walked 3 in 11 IP at the AA level.
Ryan Tepera faced Binghamon on June 1st, 4.2 IP, 10 H, 5 R (4 ER) 2 BB, 5 K.
In his last start Alex Panteliodis had a tough time in Ft. Myers allowing 8 runs on 8 hits in 3.2 IP, walking 2 and striking out 1 to put his season totals at 28 K and 15 BB through 53.1 IP.
After starting the second half slow with a lot of new players, Ft. Myers is back to their winning ways and on a 5 game win streak that started with two against the FSL Mets. Jason Wheeler held St. Lucie to 1 run on 4 hits over 5.1 IP a week ago.
Sat. Game Two - RHP Luis Cessa (4-2, 3.14) vs. TBA
Steven Matz went a season high 8 inning in his last start allowing 4 hits and no walks while striking out 5. He has struck out 70 and walked 20 in 64 IP this year.
Luis Cessa faced Greenville three starts ago, allowing 2 runs on 6 hits over 7 IP while striking out 8 and walking 1. Cessa has 72 K and 13 BB in 80.1 IP this year.
Robert Gsellman dominated Hudson Valley in his last start, allowing just 4 hits over 8 IP while striking out 4. This will be his 4th straight road start for the Cyclones. Brooklyn hitters have a team OPS of .595, third worst in the NYPL.
Steven Brault faced Brooklyn twice, allowing 2 runs on 7 hits over 10.2 IP, striking out 9 and walking 4.
R: Kingsport Mets (5-9) @ Johnson City Cardinals (7-7)Saturday 6:00 ET – RHP Andrew Massie (0-0, 8.59) vs. RHP Jacob Booden (0-0, 1.13)
Andrew Massie was supposed to piggyback, but last time out made a start of his own (5 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 0 BB, 4 K)
Jacob Booden threw 4 shutout IP against Kingsport on June 22nd, 3 H, 1 BB, 4 K.
Rafael Montero faced Tucson three starts ago, allowing 3 runs on 8 hits over 5 IP. It began a stretch in which Montero has allowed 20 hits and 7 walks over 13 IP.
Anthony Bass gave up 16 runs in his first 3 PCL starts, but has limited the damage to 5 runs in his last 3 PCL starts. He had made 19 relief appearances with the big league Padres before joining Tucson on June 1st.