06-01-2014, 10:54 PM
May Relief Pitchers of the Month
, we turn our attention to the starters in the Twins farm system. There were some really strong performances. In fact, one starter who went 5-0 did not make the top five list. Another with a strikeout per inning and a 2.43 ERA didn’t make the top five. Some of the Twins top pitching prospects had impressive months and a couple of lesser known minor leaguers continued to put up numbers.
With that, let's jump to the starting pitchers. Here are the Top 5 Starting Pitchers for the month of May:
– Rochester – Kris Johnson - 5 GS, 3-0, 1.13 ERA, 1.19 WHIP, 32.0 IP, 24 H, 14 BB, 30 K
The 29 year old came to the Twins from the Pittsburgh Pirates in the offseason in exchange for Duke Welker,