Texas League honors Blake Beavan
Beavan was traded as part of the deal that brought Cliff Lee to Texas. But before he was dealt, Beavan was 10-5 with a 2.78 ERA in 17 starts for Double-A Frisco. He has 68 strikeouts and 12 walks.
BTW, he was 6-0 with a 2.23 ERA in May, earning Rangers' minor league pitcher of the month honors and he started for the South Division in the Texas League All-Star Game.
Beavan pitched three times for Seattle's Double-A squad before moving up to Triple-A Tacoma, where he's 2-2 with a 6.69 ERA in six starts.
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