Good afternoon everyone and welcome to the Minor League Ball Gameday discussion thread for Tuesday, May 15th, 2018.
****Today’s schedule of minor league games and probable starters is here. A large number of games are already in progress. Probable starters of interest today include New York Mets right-hander Justin Dunn for High-A St. Lucie; Miami Marlins prospect Zac Gallen for Triple-A New Orleans; Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Mitch Keller for Double-A Altoona; Cleveland Indians prospect Shane Bieber and his 39/3 K/BB ratio for Triple-A Columbus; and San Diego Padres southpaw Adrian Morejon for High-A Lake Elsinore.
****Today’s list of MLB probable starters is here. Four rookies are scheduled to start games today. St. Louis Cardinals rookie Jack Flaherty is scheduled to start against the Minnesota Twins. The Tampa Bay Rays will send rookie Anthony Banda to the mound against the Kansas City Royals. The Los Angeles Angels will start Jaime Barria against the Houston Astros, while the Cincinnati Reds will use Tyler Mahle against the San Francisco Giants.