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Minor League Ball Gameday: Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

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Good afternoon everyone and welcome to the Minor League Ball Gameday discussion thread for Wednesday, April 18th, 2018. Let’s get started.

****Yesterday’s Gameday discussion is here.

****Today’s Morning Report is here.

****Today’s official minor league baseball schedule is here. There have already been three weather cancellations.

****Probable starters of interest include: Minnesota Twins prospect Stephen Gonsalves for Double-A Chattanooga; Baltimore Orioles prospect Michael Baumann for Low-A Delmarva; Detroit Tigers prospect Alex Faedo for High-A Lakeland; St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Jack “Why am I still stuck in the minors?” Flaherty for Triple-A Memphis; and San Diego Padres prospect Reggie Lawson for High-A Lake Elsinore.

****Today’s Major League probable starters are here. Tyler Mahle of the Cincinnati Reds and Carson Fulmer of the Chicago White Sox are the only rookies expected to start today.