Tyler Glasnow has been phenomenal this year. On the season he has a 1.43 ERA in 113.1 innings, with 140 strikeouts and 55 walks. The 140 strikeouts not only leads the Pittsburgh Pirates' minor league system, but is the best in the organization this year, with Francisco Liriano's 123 (in 114.1 innings) ranking second.
On May 28th, Glasnow really started picking up the pace. He struck out 12 batters in 5.2 shutout innings that night. That started a month-long stretch where he didn't give up a run, and also started a stretch where he saw improved control. Since that start, Glasnow has an 0.94 ERA in 86.1 innings, with a 12.0 K/9 and a 3.6 BB/9.
Things have only gotten better for Glasnow this month. After throwing seven shutout innings last night, the right-hander has an 0.36 ERA in 25.1...
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