Alaska Native Leads Team With 28 May Strikeouts; Former Hopper Also Honored
Greensboro, N.C. â€“ Nearly a week after being selected to participate in the upcoming South Atlantic League All-Star Game, Greensboroâ€
Madden led the Grasshoppers bullpen with a 2-0 record, three holds and 0.57 ERA in 10 relief appearances during the month. Over 15.2 innings of work, Madden allowed only eight hits and one earned run, while walking six and striking out 28. Madden, a 21st round selection in the 2006 draft, held opposing batters to a .157 average. Despite coming out of the bullpen, Madden led the team in strikeouts.
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