Sky Sox 6/13 Lineup vs Reno

1 – #21 Hernan Iribarren – 2B

2 – #17 Tim Wheeler – CF

3 – #2 Troy Tulowitzki – SS

4 – #12 Andrew Brown – RF

5 – #40 Matt McBride – 1B

6 – #23 Brandon Wood – 3B

7 – #6 Brandon Roberts – LF

8 – #25 Omir Santos – C

9 – #51 Drew Pomeranz – LHP

TULO IN THE SPRINGS:  Rockies All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki will join the Sky Sox for today’s game as part of a Major League Rehab assignment for his injured groin he suffered on May 30 against the Astros.  This will be Tulowitzki’s third appearance for the Sky Sox in his professional career, as he has completed rehabs in the 2008 season and the 2010 season.  Tulowitzki made the jump from Double-A Tulsa to the Majors in 2006 as a prospect.

TOP PITCHING PROSPECTS: Today’s game features a matchup between the top pitching prospect from the Rockies organization in Drew Pomeranz and the top pitching prospect from the Diamondbacks organization in Trevor Bauer, according to both Baseball America and MLB.com prior to the 2012 season.  Both pitchers were top-five picks in their respective drafts, with Pomeranz going third overall in the 2010 Draft to the Cleveland Indians and Bauer selected fifth overall in the 2011 Draft.  Both are top-20 prospects in all of baseball according to MLB.com.

WHAT BROWN CAN DO FOR THE SKY SOX:  Sky Sox outfielder Andrew Brown hit his team-leading eighth home run of the season in last night’s loss, and leads the team with 48 RBI this season.  Since May 1st Brown has totaled the most RBI of any player in Triple-A with 41 (Reno’s Jake Elmore ranks second with 37 while Ryan Wheeler ranks third with 36).  Brown also leads Colorado Springs in home runs, runs scored (35), total bases (107), at-bats (215) while ranking third in hits with 58 behind Matt McBride (64) and Hernan Iribarren (63).

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