Tonight, against the Arkansas Travelers, RHP Neftali Feliz will make his Texas League debut.
In 82 IP this season, Feliz is 6-3 with an era of 2.52 in 17 starts. He has only allowed 55 hits and 28 BB to go along with 106 Ks. His groundball/flyball ratio is 1.64 with only 2 HR allowed. Over his last 50 IP, he has recorded 67 Ks.
He's good. The Arkansas Travelers are not.
They are dead last in the Texas League with a second half record of 4-12. They have currently lost five straight games and have the worst offense in the league.
It could be a long night for the Travelers.