Shawn Semple will be making his 11th start of the season for the Tarpons and his 2nd against Dunedin. He last faced the Blue Jays on 5/7 where he threw 4.0 scoreless innings allowing 4 hits and struck out 3. He last pitched on 7/4 against Clearwater where he took the loss after going 6 1/3 innings allowing 5 earned runs.
Janson Junk will be making his 9th start of the season for Tampa and his 2nd against Dunedin. He last faced the Blue Jays on 5/30. In his last start against Clearwater on 7/5 he pitched 6.0 innings allowing 4 earned runs on 5 hits in a no-decision.
The Tarpons will play a double header to make up for the rained out game on Tuesday.
Johny Brito will abe making his first start of the season for Charleston. He has pitched in 13 games. In his last outing in relief on 7/3 against Augusta he pitched 4 1/3 innings and allowed 2 earned runs on 5 hits in a no-decision. The RiverDogs are coming off a 9-6 win over Rome on Tuesday.
In the 787 1/3 innings RiverDogs pitchers have gone thus far in the season, the have an ERA of 3.91 with 649 hits and have allowed 342 earned runs. Rome pitchers have gone 767.0 innings and have allowed 693 hits and 285 earned runs.
Class-A Short Season
Staten Island Yankees (12-11) vs. Hudson Valley Renegades (12-12)
LHP Jake Agnos (0-1, 3.60) vs. TBD
Dutchess Stadium | Wappingers Falls, NY
Jake Agnos will be making his 3rd start of the season for Staten Island and his first against Hudson Valley. In his last outing against Tri-City he took the loss after going 5.0 innings allowing two earned runs on two hits. Staten Island is coming off a 5-4 loss to Connecticut on Tuesday.
Staten Island pitchers hold the second lowest ERA in the New York-Penn league with a 2.46. They continue to lead the league in fewest total hits, runs, and walks allowed. Hudson Valley pitchers, however have allowed the most hits in the league with 199 and have allowed the second most home runs with 14.
Bluefield Blue Jays (11-9) vs. Pulaski Yankees (11-8)
Calfee Park | Pulaski, VA
RHP Randy Vasquez (0-0, 3.00) vs. TBD
Randy Vasques will make his 3rd start of the season for Pulaski and his 2nd against Bluefield. He faced the Blue Jays on 6/21 going 4.0 scoreless innings and allowed 5 hits and struck out 5. In his last outing on 7/4 against Burlington, he pitched 3 2/3 innings and allowed 3 earned runs on 1 hit and struck out 4 in a no-decision.
Pulaski pitchers currently hold a 3.92 ERA in 165 1/3 innings pitched and have allowed 72 earned runs on 150 hits and have a combined strikeout total of 180. Bluefield pitchers currently hold an ERA of 4.01 in 170 2/3 innings and have allowed 76 earned runs on 164 hits while striking out 155.