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Cleveland Guardians Sam Hentges to Rehab Friday at Canal Park

April 19, 2024 - Eastern League (EL)
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(AKRON, OHIO) - Cleveland Guardians pitcher Sam Hentges is scheduled to pitch in a rehab assignment with the Akron RubberDucks in Friday's 7:05 p.m. game against the Erie SeaWolves at Canal Park.

Hentges is appearing in his first rehab game since being placed on the 15-day injured list retroactive to March 25 with left middle finger inflammation. A member of the 2019 Akron RubberDucks, Hentges has pitched in 143 career games with Cleveland going 7-8 with a 4.33 ERA, one save and 196 strikeouts over 183.0 innings pitched.

The left-handed pitcher went 3-2 with a 3.61 ERA and 56 strikeouts over 52.1 innings pitched for the Guardians in 2023.

In 26 starts with Akron in 2019, Hentges struck out 126 batters over 128.2 innings pitched.

The Shoreview, MN native was Cleveland's fourth round pick in 2014 draft out of Mounds View (MN) High School.

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The Akron RubberDucks are the Double-A affiliate of the Cleveland Guardians. The RubberDucks season at Canal Park runs all summer long through September 15. Fans can purchase tickets by calling 330-253-5151 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays, or visit . For more information about the team, please call 330-253-5151, visit the website at , Facebook page , or on Twitter @AkronRubberDuck , and Instagram @akronrubberducks .

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