Please forgive the lateness of this post. I hope you all enjoyed this Memorial Day weekend as much as I did. All numbers are from before Monday’s game.
Current record: 23-24, 4th place in NL Central, 4.0 games back
Up Next: Cincinnati Reds, 27-20, 1st place in NL Central, 1.5 games ahead
Season Series: 1-2, Cutch was out with the flu and the Bucs only scored four runs in the three games.
Notes: The Reds are in first place, having won eight of their last nine games.
Familiar Faces: Ryan Ludwick, Bronson Arroyo,
Monday: RH Bronson Arroyo (2-2, 58.2 IP, 44 K, 3.22 ERA, 1.26 WHIP)
vs. RH James McDonald (3-2, 57.2 IP, 58 K, 2.51 ERA, 0.99 WHIP)
Tuesday: RH Homer Bailey (3-3, 53.2 IP, 40 K, 4.19 ERA, 1.38 WHIP)
vs. RH Charlie Morton (2-5, 46.1 IP, 25 K, 4.27 ERA, 1.42 WHIP)
Wednesday: RH Johnny Cueto (5-2, 64.0 IP, 41 K, 2.53 ERA, 1.25 WHIP)
vs. RH A.J. Burnett (3-2, 43.0 IP, 39 K, 4.19 ERA, 1.35 WHIP)
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