Kuo made his first appearance this season with Inland Empire on Thursday night against the Modesto Nuts. The Dodgers southpaw started the game tossing one scoreless inning giving up no hits, while striking out two batters.
Last year Kuo made four rehabilitation appearances for Inland Empire. During those four games, he pitched a total of four shutout innings, yielding three hits, while striking out six batters and not allowing a single walk. Over the course of his Inland Empire career he has 15 strikeouts in eight innings.
The 66ers play the final game of their four game series with the Modesto Nuts today at 1:05 pm. The first 1,000 fans through the gates will receive a Los Angeles Dodgers baseball cap presented by San Manuel Band of Mission Indians. Tickets can be purchased online at www.66ers.com, where they can be printed for free in 2010, or at the stadium box office. For more information please contact the 66ers at (909) 888-9922.