Not enough time to get a whole preview up before the game tonight–but, if you’re following along at home, on your way to the game, or reading on your smart phone before the first pitch, here’s some stuff to know:
Road Trip: The ‘Pigs took two of three up in Buffalo following a day off on Monday.
Transactions: LHP Adam Morgan to Phillies. RHP Phillippe Aumont elects Free Agency. RHP Seth Rosin optioned to IronPigs. RHP Dustin McGowan outrighted to IronPigs. OF Aaron Altherr promoted to IronPigs. INF Jayson Nix releyased by Phyladelphia. OF/1B Darin Ruf recalled by Philadelphia. RHP Paul Clemens released by Philadelphia. C Logan Moore promoted to IronPigs, RHP Nefi Ogando promoted to IronPigs.
That leaves season transactions at 84 through 75 games, and roster at 24 plus one rehab (Billingsley). Altherr is wearing #27 and Ogando is wearing #31. More info to come, but here’s a printable roster:
Rotation for this weekend: Fri: Billingsley, Sat: Berken, Sun: Gonzalez, Mon: Nola, Tue: Vasquez
Louisville is in town for three, then SWB for three and Rochester for two. Hope to have a full preview with news and notes soon. Fireworks tonight and tomorrow–with trough party tomorrow weather permitting.
See you at the park–should be OK tonight, but might rain tomorrow (Sat) and maybe Tuesday.