LHP Meadows to Nashville; RHP Byrd ActivatedJune 13, 2011 - Southern League (SL) Huntsville Stars
Meadows is 5-2 with a 1.70 ERA in 19 games with the Stars. He leads the team in wins and has converted one of two save opportunities. Meadows is fifth in the Southern League in walks per nine innings pitched with seven walks over 37.0 innings. He's also fourth in the league in allowing the fewest baserunners per nine innings. He's allowed just 35 baserunners in those 37.0 innings.
Byrd was placed on the DL back on June 6, retroactive to June 5. He is 4-3 with a 3.58 ERA in 18 appearances. He's converted one of three save opportunities.
With these moves, the Stars active roster sits at 24 with six disabled.
The Stars continue a five-game series against the Jackson Generals tonight with "Case of the Mondays" Monday. Fans will be asked to write down the dumbest thing their boss ever said for a chance to win a case of soda from Buffalo Rock! Gates open at 6 p.m. for the 6:43 p.m. start time. For tickets and more information, call (256) 882-2562 or visit huntsvillestars.com!
Southern League Stories from June 13, 2011
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- Tennessee Gets Best of Carolina 2-1 - Carolina Mudcats
- Suns Fall to Biscuits 2-1 - Jacksonville Suns
- Barons Skin BayBears, 2-1 - Birmingham Barons
- BayBears Fall in Fourth Straight to Barons - Mobile BayBears
- Beckham Double Snaps Shutout, Wins It Late - Montgomery Biscuits
- Smokies Take Series Finale; Trim Magic Number to Three Games - Tennessee Smokies
- Jackson Blanked in Series Finale Against Huntsville - Jackson Generals
- Corbin Makes All-Star Team, Wins SL Pitcher of the Week - Mobile BayBears
- Septimo Claimed by White Sox, Joins Barons - Mobile BayBears
- Southern League Homerun Derby Participants Announced - Jackson Generals
- LHP Meadows to Nashville; RHP Byrd Activated - Huntsville Stars
- Stars Host Silent Auction Benefitting Breast Cancer Treatment - Huntsville Stars
- Southern League Names Players of the Week - SL
- Generals Update - Jackson Generals
- Suns Scalp the Braves to Close out the First Half Through Sunday - Jacksonville Suns
- Stars Host Special Fathers' Day Steak Dinner - Huntsville Stars
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