AAA Round Rock is facing the Omaha Storm Chasers in the final game of the series. The Express are going with Neil Ramirez on the mound to help turn around the 2-4 start that they are on. This will be his second start of the year. In his first start he pitched 4 innings giving up 1 run on 2 hits with 1 walk and 6 strikeouts. He received no decision in his first start.
In the first home series of the year for the AA Frisco RoughRiders Miguel De Los Santos will start. This is the first game on the series against the Springfield Cardinals. In his first star de los Santos went 5.0 innings, giving up 2 runs on 4 hits with 2 walks and 8 strikeouts. He took the loss and is 0-1 on the year.
For Advanced A Myrtle Beach Pelicans today is the final game of the series against the Potomac Nationals and they are looking to avoid the sweep and to break the 3 game losing streak they are in. To help with this they are giving the ball to Opening Day starter Cody Buckel who was lights out in his first start. He went 4 innings with no runs on 2 hits with 3 walks and 7 strikeouts. He received no decision since he was pulled because he reached his pitch limit.
Also in their home opener will be the Class A Hickory Crawdads will be facing the Asheville Tourists. Coming off of the win in Greenville the Crawdads will likely put Victor Payano on the mound. As of this writing they have not confirmed their starter for tonight.
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Good luck tonight guys.
As Always, Go Rangers!