Originally written July 01, 2013 on Pirates Prospects:
This is the second time I’ve had a chance to see West Virginia play a four game series in Lakewood this year. The first time, the highlights of the series were the home runs hit by Stetson Allie and the pitching of Tyler Glasnow. This last four game series was a bit different — no Allie in the lineup, but Luis Heredia pitched his second game of the season. The recap for the first series can be read here and for everyone except Heredia and Barrett Barnes, I was able to make a comparison to their previous Lakewood series. For some players, I have now seen them play eight times and there will be another four game series in Lakewood later this year. The Two Big Pitchers When I call Tyler Glasnow and Luis Heredia “the two big pitchers”, I’m talking about both their size and prospect status. The last time I saw Glasnow, he gave up a two-run home run in the second inning, then retired the next 11 batters in a row, six on strikeouts. This time around, he start was cut short due to rain, get...
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