The Indianapolis Indians added more depth to their bullpen today by adding Jhondaniel Medina from Altoona to the mix. Trevor Williams was placed on the 7-day disabled list to make room for the move (retroactive to 4-14).
Indianapolis has been short on bullpen help of late with the recent promotions of A.J. Schugel and Rob Scahill to the majors. They just added John Kuchno to the bullpen from Altoona, and he has yet to pitch from the Indians.
Medina has pitched five innings for Altoona so far this season, making three appearances and only allowing one earned run. He has walked five hitters so far, but three of those came in his first appearance on April 8th when we walked and struck out three apiece. Medina moved into the closer role for Altoona in the second half of 2015, and he coll...
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Sean joined Pirates Prospects before the 2015 season began, covering the Altoona Curve. During the day, he is a marketing professional for Penn Highlands Community College in Johnstown, PA. Sean also dabbles with the guitar, emcees weddings, and plays disc golf.