Originally posted on Feelin' Kinda Blue  |  Last updated 11/20/12
In an unsurprising move, the Dodgers today added right-handed pitchers Matt Magill and Steve Ames to their 40-man roster, thus protecting them from December's Rule 5 Draft. Both were members of the Chattanooga Lookouts this season and both performed well. I named Magill my Dodgers' Minor League Pitcher of the Year in September after he was the Lookouts' best starting pitcher. Magill, who just turned 23, pitched in the Southern League against advanced competition and enjoyed success. His rate stats were impressive and some were among the best in the organization. He went 11-8 with a 3.75 ERA, 1.28 WHIP, 7.8 H/9, 0.5 HR/9, 3.8 BB/9, 10.3 K/9, 2.75 K/BB and a 2.91 FIP. Magill led the organization in strikeouts with 168. His rate stats show that he's a much better prospect than many thought and definitely warrant's a spot on the Dodgers' nearly full 40-man roster (38 spots occupied). Ames, 24, enjoyed perhaps his best season at his most advanced level. While his stuff d...
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