BOWIE — Two hours to first pitch …
Game: Altoona Curve at Bowie Baysox, 7:05 p.m.
Site: Prince George Stadium.
Pitching: LHP Rudy Owens vs. RHP Steve Johnson.
Weather: 97 degrees.
Game Updates: My Twitter Feed
5. Matt Hague, 1B
6. Hector Gimenez, C
7. Jim Negrych, LF
1. Xavier Avery, CF
2. Carlos Rojas, 2B
3. Ryan Adams, 3B
4. Joel Guzman, DH
5. Joe Mahoney, LF
6. Brandon Waring, 1B
7. Caleb Joseph, C
8. Greg Miclat, SS
9. Danny Figueroa, RF
Arizona Fall League rosters are expected to be announced at some point today.
UPDATE 6:13 PM: The Arizona Fall League assignments are partially announced. Andrew Lambo, Josh Harrison, Jordy Mercer, and Tony Sanchez are the hitting assignments. There are three pitching assignments expected to be made. Here is the Arizona Fall League preview.
UPDATE 6:20 PM: Videos from batting practice…
Harrison (3B), Mercer (SS), and d’Arnaud (2B) taking fielding practice…
UPDATE 7:06 PM: First pitch is thrown. Updates can be found on Twitter.+ posts
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