Covering the bases
LEADING OFF: The Curve were rained out Friday night at Richmond. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader tonight at 5:05.
SAFE AT FIRST: Pitchers tonight: Curve RHP James Marvel (1-1, 2.87) and RHP Pedro Vasquez (1-0, 2.45) vs. Flying Squirrels LHP Garrett Williams (0-0, 3.00) and RHP Brandon Beachy (1-1, 3.00).
STEALING SECOND: The Curve have lost six in a row. They’ll have a good chance to end the streak tonight, since doubleheader sweeps in the minors are tough to come by.
ROUNDING THIRD: 3B Hunter Owen is tied for third in the Eastern League with 12 RBIs and tied for fourth with three homers. OF Logan Hill is tied for sixth with five doubles, while OF Bligh Madris is tied for sixth with 16 hits.
HEADING HOME: LHP Cam Vieaux is fourth in the league with a 1.08 ERA, while RHP James Marvel is tied for sixth with 18 strikeouts.
— Cory Giger