Montero to kick off Grapefruit schedule
February, 23, 2014
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com
Adam RubinRafael Montero is scheduled to start Friday's Grapefruit League opener.
Montero, 23, went a combined 12-7 with a 2.78 ERA in 27 starts between Double-A Binghamton and Triple-A Las Vegas last season. He allowed 136 hits and walked 35 while striking out 150 in 155 1/3 innings. He also started for the international team in the Futures Games at Citi Field during the All-Star festivities.
The upcoming starting-pitching schedule also includes ...
Saturday vs. Marlins: John Lannan
March 2 at Cardinals: Daisuke Matsuzaka
March 3 at Braves: Noah Syndergaard
March 4 vs. Astros: Jonathon Niese
March 5 (split squad) vs. Marlins: Bartolo Colon