PIAZZA MORE THAN JUST A NAME IN LAREDO

PIAZZA MORE THAN JUST A NAME IN LAREDO

By Bob Wirz, IndyBaseballChatter.com

Pitcher Mike Piazza, a cousin of the former major league star of the same name, has allowed only two hits in 5.2 innings (two appearances) so far with Laredo, TX in the American Association. He made one start, and shows a 0-0, 3.17 log for the Lemurs.

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