Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 11/16/14
Scott Kazmir was masterful yesterday for the Cleveland Indians. With 10 strikeouts (no walks) among his 18 outs in six innings of one-run pitching to lead Cleveland Indians to a 9-2 triumph against Oakland, but even if the veteran left-hander still was with Sugar Land,TX for a second season it seems doubtful the Skeeters would be doing much better than they already are in their second Atlantic League season. Kazmir made his Major League debut with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays in 2004 when he was only 20 years old and at one time held many of the franchise’s career pitching records. He is still among the team’s all-time leaders in strikeouts, earned run average, wins, and games started. He was the 15th pick overall in the 2002 MLB draft. Scott Kazmir, now 2-1 with the Cleveland Indians, would bring more headline-grabbing attention to the Houston-area Skeeters, they have won 11 of their last 12 and are playing at a brilliant .850 pace (17-3) after a 5-1 matinee victory at Southern Maryla...
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