The Curve played seven games in the past seven days, going 4-3, to move to 8-10 on the season. As with last week’s prospect notebook, this review highlights the Curve players who have grabbed my attention this past week for one reason or another.
And as with last week’s recap, the same small sample size disclaimer is necessary. It’s a long season, and I am only offering a glimpse of one week. Now that that’s out of the way . . .
Stat lines only include the seven games from April 16-22nd.
Casey Sadler had an impressive week last week.
Casey Sadler, SP: 1.29/0.86/7.71 (ERA/WHIP/K per 9) in 14 IP
Starting pitchers Jameson Taillon and Stolmy Pimentel may have higher ceilings, but Casey Sadler is pitching like a prospect in his own right. As I’ve written before, Sadler has great sleeper potential as a back-of-the-rotation starter. He was an out-machine this past week, as his WHIP and ERA suggest, only giving up 2 earned runs in his two starts combined. So far, he’s ...