Nick Kingham was on the mound for Altoona tonight as they took on the Trenton Thunder on the road. The game was delayed at the beginning due to a heavy downpour about a half hour before first pitch was scheduled. With the delay setting the game back 15 minutes, it looked like Kingham was off his game in the first inning, but he settled down for the next 4 2/3 innings, turning a poor beginning into a nice overall appearance.

Nick Kingham finished strong against Trenton tonight.

This is the first time that I have seen Kingham pitch since he was in West Virginia in 2012 and there was a noticeable difference right from the start -- his velocity. A year ago, the first time I saw him, the highest I had his fastball against the Lakewood BlueClaws was 92 MPH, and that was just once. He touch...

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