2012 AZL Indians Rookie Report: Week 3
The AZL Indians are 8-10, placing them in second place in the AZL Central. Let’s take a look at the week that was for the teenage Tribe:
Standout Pitcher of the Week: LHP Luis Lugo
Left hander Luis Lugo started on July 11th against the AZL Royals and looked like an ace; he went 5 IP, didn’t give up any hits on the evening, struck out five and gave up just one walk. Lugo’s numbers on the season still aren’t pretty (6.28 ERA), but his 17:7 strikeout to walks ratio is promising and his stuff is consistently getting better. His fastball was touching 91 MPH on Wednesday night, but his off speed stuff was his primary out pitch; he had a nasty good curveball working, striking...
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