Eppley Named to Triple-A All-Star Game

Round Rock Express

July 9, 2011 - Pacific Coast League (PCL) - Round Rock Express

News Release

ROUND ROCK, Texas - Round Rock Express relief pitcher Cody Eppley has been added to the Pacific Coast League roster for next week\'s Triple-A All-Star game, the league office announced Saturday. Eppley replaces Chris Davis on the PCL roster. Davis has been hampered with a sore groin, missing three of Round Rock\'s last four games including tonight\'s game against Memphis.

Eppley is 3-1 with a 2.51 ERA and has converted all seven save opportunities. He has logged 28.2 innings over 23 appearances with 31 strikeouts against 18 walks, holding opponents to a .215 average. Eppley also made 10 relief outings with the Texas Rangers, going 1-1 with an 8.00 ERA. Six of the eight runs he allowed with the Rangers came in one appearance; he posted a 2.08 ERA in the other nine outings.

The Triple-A All-Star game is Wednesday, July 13, at Spring Mobile Ballpark in Salt Lake City, Utah. First pitch is scheduled for 8:05 p.m. CDT. The game will be broadcast live on the MLB Network.


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