One day after Gerrit Cole made his AA debut, Luis Heredia makes his debut for State College. The seventh best prospect in the Pirates system in the latest Pirates Prospects rankings, Heredia is 16 months younger than anyone else on the team roster. A story on the big test he faces as a 17 year old in the NYPL can be read here. It also includes a recap of the first start of the season for Kyle McPherson, who also pitches today. Indianapolis has an early afternoon start time today with Rudy Owens on the mound, looking for his 14th straight quality start to begin the season. A full recap of yesterday’s games can be found here.
Luis Heredia makes his season debut today
Triple-A: Indianapolis (43-29) @ Gwinnett (37-37) 12:05pm
Probable starter: Rudy Owens (5-2 2.34)
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