(PR) (Trenton, NJ) – The Trenton Thunder, Double-A Affiliate of the New York Yankees, announce that LHP Steve Garrison has been activated from the Disabled List. In a corresponding move, LHP Kei Igawa has been placed on the Disabled List. The moves leave the team’s 24-man active roster at its full capacity.
Garrison is scheduled to make his first start since June 17 after missing two weeks with a blister on his throwing hand. The lefty and Ewing, NJ-native is 3-8 with a 6.86 ERA in 15 games (14 starts) this season with the Thunder. Garrison made his Major League debut on July 25, hurling 0.2 innings in a Yankee win in the Bronx over the Mariners.
Trenton and New Hampshire continue their series on Wednesday night at 7:05 PM from Waterfront Park. The Thunder will give the start to LHP Steve Garrison (3-8, 6.86), while the Fisher Cats will counter with RHP Yohan Pino (3-7, 4.09). The SBLI Pre-Game Show with Jay Burnham and Hank Fuerst begins at 6:45 PM. Fans can tune-in to the game on 91.3 WTSR-FM and online at trentonthunder.com.
The first 2,000 fans (ages six and older) to Wednesday’s game will receive Andy Pettitte Statues courtesy of Verizon Wireless. It is also the last Wawa Wednesday of the season. For ticket information, log on to trentonthunder.com or call the Thunder Ticket Office at 609-394-3300.