First off, if you’re coming, we’ll be giving out a pair of UFC tickets for their May 5th event in East Rutherford at today’s game, Friday, Saturday, on Facebook, and Twitter, so keep your eyes open.
Asheville topped Lakewood 4-3 in 10 innings last night to even the series at a game apiece.
Today’s Starting Pitcher: LHP Ethan Stewart
About: 6-‐5, 210 pound lefty from Campbell River, British Columbia
How Acquired: 47th round pick, 2010 from New Mexico Junior College
Stats: 0-1, 1.10, 16.1 IP, 10 H, 2 R/ER, 7 BB, 16 K
News & Notes: LHP Ethan Stewart (0-‐1, 1.10) makes his 4th start of the season on Thursday night vs
Asheville…He last pitched on 4/18 vs Greensboro, allowing three hits over five shutout innings before the bullpen allowed nine runs…He’s allowed just two ER over his first three starts, with 16 Ks in 16.1 innings pitched…Stewart was the 16th ranked prospect in the Gulf Coast League last year by Baseball America after he went 4-‐4, 3.62 last year…He was a 47th round pick in 2010 from New Mexico Junior College and hails from Campbell River, British Columbia.