Indianapolis Indians Pitching Staff Thrive Through Chaotic Week

Even with Spring Training, starting pitchers usually aren’t ramped all the way up at the start of the season. That, along with wanting to monitor innings in the minors, the bullpen can sometimes be asked to carry a bigger load than expected early in the year.

That’s exactly what the Indianapolis Indians bullpen was asked to do, and then some.

To say that how the first week unfolded for the Pittsburgh Pirates’ Triple-A team wasn’t as plan might be an understatement, despite the 4-2 finish against the Omaha Storm Chasers.

Things got derailed so quickly that it didn’t give us a good idea at what the rotation was supposed to be.

The second game of the season was postponed, giving way to a double header on Thursday, the projected starter for one of those games from DFAd off the 40-m...

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