Minor Throws a Gem in Wrigley

By Bill Shanks
Fox Sports South.com



CHICAGO


Some called Mike Minor a soft-tossing left-hander with a low ceiling when he was drafted fourteen months ago out of Vanderbilt.


They were wrong.


Minor yet again showed above-average velocity and changed speeds well, as he struck out 12 Chicago batters to tie a rookie record for strikeouts by an Atlanta pitcher, matching Tommy Hanson