Originally written December 21, 2012 on Reds Minor Leagues:
Coming into the 2012 season Ismael Guillon was looking for a big rebound after having a downright poor season the year before with the Billings Mustangs. He struggled with his control and saw his ERA well over 6.00. When his season began in June he managed three games before the month was up, though none of them lasted more than 4 innings. For the month he totaled 11.2 innings over three games with a 5.40 ERA and 1.89 WHIP to go with 8 walks and 14 strikeouts. The strikeouts were nice, but his walk rate was still high. When July rolled around, things changed for the most part. The left hander made five starts on the month, four of which were outstanding and three were scoreless affairs. On the 22nd he battled his control and walked 4 batters and struck out just 3 in 3.1 innings. He would finish the month with 23.1 innings pitched, 8 walks and 28 strikeouts to go along with a 1.16 ERA and a 1.07 WHIP. He took a nice step forward with his control during the month. In August he would s...
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