Luis Heredia will get the start for State College tonight. He ranks 11th in the NY-Penn League in both WHIP(1.08) and ERA(2.42). Another top pitching prospect got promoted yesterday. Jameson Taillon will make his first AA start on Tuesday night. A full recap of yesterday’s games can be found here.

Heredia will make his sixth home start tonight

Triple-A: Indianapolis (74-52) @ Syracuse (62-66) 7:00pm
Probable starter: Phil Irwin (AAA debut)

Yesterday’s Result:  Indianapolis 4 Rochester 3 (game story)

Phil Irwin will make his AAA debut tonight. For Altoona, he went 4-7 2.93 in 16 starts and two relief appearances. He pitched a total of  104.1 innings, allowing 97 hits, seven homers, 17 walks and he struck out 83 batters, to go along with a 1.64 GO/AO ratio. Irwin had a 1.03 ERA ...

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