Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Cleveland prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game.
D.J. Brown (SP, Lynchburg): W (3-2), 7.2 IP, 4 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 3 SO, 1 HR, 1 WP. Brown stood out on this rain-soaked Sunday, going a career-high 7.2 innings and only allowing one run on a solo home run. There were not many strikeouts, but a pitcher only allows four hits and no walks, he is going to do quite well. Brown had been pitching in slightly shorter stints out of the bullpen — more between three and five innings as the back-end of a piggyback — but with his strong 3.95 ERA and 32:6 SO:BB in 43.1 innings, the right-hander may get a chance to keep this going. Read More…
From Indians Baseball Insider, June 1, 2015