Aeros Place Goedert on DL; Activate GrahamJuly 29, 2009 - Eastern League (EL) Akron RubberDucks
This is Goedert's second trip to the DL this season, as Akron's opening day third baseman previously missed 17 games April 14th-May 4th with a strained right oblique. Goedert originally injured his back in a game against Bowie July 18th, exiting that game early and sitting out the next six contests before coming back and going 0-4 Saturday night against Altoona. The native of Concordia, KS is hitting .235 with four homers and 28 RBI this season.
Graham is making his Double-A debut this evening after going 7-4 with a 3.14 ERA in 16 starts for the Modesto Nuts of the Class A-Advanced California League. A native of Bowling Green who played his college baseball at Miami (OH) University, Graham notched 87 strikeouts in just 80.1 innings, while issuing 41 walks and holding opponents to a .225 batting average against. He will wear #52.
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