- The New Hampshire Fisher Cats, Double-A affiliate of the Toronto Blue
announced today that pitcher Aaron Loup has been named to the Eastern
squad for the 2012 Eastern League All-Star Game, replacing former
Dyson, who was recently promoted to Toronto.
Loup is the sixth Fisher Cats player to earn All-Star recognition,
infielders Mike McDade, Ryan Goins, and Mark Sobolewski, and pitchers
24, leads the Eastern League in
appearances with 36, and has registered a 2.84 ERA with 43 strikeouts
in 44.1 innings.
The Blue Jays
ninth-round pick in 2009
out of TulaneUniversity
has also picked up 3 saves
and leads the team with 6 holds. He began the season with a span of 13
and 13.1 innings without allowing a run.
Fisher Cats contingent of All-Stars will
participate in this year's mid-summer showdown at FirstEnergy Stadium
on Wednesday, July 11.
Fisher Cats open their final series before
the All-Star break against the New Britain Rock Cats tonight at 7:05 PM.The game includes
post-game Atlas Fireworks
presented by EnergyNorth Propane.It's
also a USA Subs Baseball Bingo Game and Faith & Family Night.Tickets are available by
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