Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 6/29/12
Precocious right-hander Trevor Bauer bobbed and weaved through his major-league debut Thursday, getting in and mostly out of trouble in his four innings of work in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 3-2 victory over Atlanta, a game Chris Young won with a home run in the top of the ninth inning. Bauer, the third player taken in the 2011 draft, gave up two runs, five hits and three walks before leaving for a pinch-hitter in the fifth inning. He threw 74 pitches in the sweltering 97-degree heat of Turner Field. Bauer, 21, walked three and hit one in a 30-pitch third inning, when Atlanta broke a scoreless tie on a double by Brian McCann. Bauer got out of a two-out, bases-loaded situation by getting Freddie Freeman on a fly out. The Braves took a 2-0 lead on a double, a sacrifice bunt and a sacrifice fly in the fourth, Bauer's last inning. "He started out throwing good. He had trouble walking guys," manager Kirk Gibson said. "He was on the field a long time. There was a lot of sweating. He...
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