Found July 26, 2012 on Queen City Sports:
Former Bisons pitcher Matt Harvey will make his MLB debut tonight in Arizona when the New York Mets take on the Diamondbacks. He’ll go up against Wade Miley who is 11-5 with a 3.02 ERA on this year in Arizona. Harvey, the 7th overall pick of the 2010 MLB Draft was 7-5 in Buffalo this year with a 3.68 ERA. As a highly regarded prospect, Harvey was constantly the topic of discussion while in Buffalo, with many wondering when he would be called up. You can catch the action at 9:40 on SNY.

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