GALLARDO NAMED PITCHER OF THE WEEK

"SAUGET, IL -- Gallardo earns this week’s Pitcher of the Week honors after his sensational 2-0 start this week.  On Tuesday at Boomers Stadium verse Schaumburg, Gallardo threw 7.0 innings while only giving up 3 hits and no runs. He managed to also get 3 strikeouts and give up only a short 3 walks in this game. Sunday September 4th, at Silver Cross Field verse the Slammers Gallardo threw 7.0 innings and picked up the win. In this game he only allowed 2 hits and racked up a total of 7 strikeouts while only giving up 3 walks.  This improved Gallardo ERA to a very impressive 1.45 while pitching in 4 games and having a 3-0 record for the 2016 season. In those 4 games Gallardo still managed to rack up a total of 21 strikeouts and only gave up 15 hits.  Gallardo from Hemet, California is a 22-year-old right-hander undrafted player out of Eastern Michigan University and signed with the Beach Bums on August 9th.  The Beach Bums finished the 2016 season with a 42-52 record and 4th place in the East Division.

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The Frontier League is entering its 24th season in 2016 and features 12 teams stretching from Pennsylvania to Missouri and from Kentucky to Northern Michigan. The Frontier League annually advances the most players to MLB organizations of any of the independent leagues, and 29 former Frontier League players have played in the Major Leagues." excerpt from Frontier League article: http://www.frontierleague.com/2016/09/05/miners-outfielder-kennedy-beach-bums-pitcher-gallardo-take-season-final-week-17-awards/

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