In Indianapolis tonight, Rudy Owens goes against Jeff Francis, longtime pitching star for the Colorado Rockies. Francis, now pitching in the Reds system, has a 2-5 4.45 record this year. Altoona has an early morning start today. A full recap of yesterday’s games can be found here.

Owens has a 2.57 ERA at home this year

Triple-A: Indianapolis (25-20) VS Louisville (15-32) 7:05pm
Probable starter: Rudy Owens (2-2 2.50)

Yesterday’s Result: Indianapolis was off

Rudy Owens will make his ninth start of the season tonight. He has pitched 54 innings, allowing 44 hits, five walks and he has struck out 38 batters. Opponents are batting .222 against him. Rudy is fifth in the International League in innings pitched(he trails Francis by 2/3 of an inning). He is also second in the league in...

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