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Minor League Pitchers of the Month: June

Douglass ran away with the award in Toledo

Following in similar fashion to the offensive performances in June, there was not much to choose from at each level. With players bouncing around to fill needs, receiving promotions to new levels, and even some fatigue appearing to set in, many pitchers struggled significantly throughout the month. The Tiger system is flush with promising young pitchers, but you sure would have a hard time telling looking at last month's numbers.

It's fitting that the man who gets the Pitcher of the Month award for Toledo, ended up in Detroit shortly thereafter. Sean Douglass has been electric for a large portion of the 2005 season, including a very nice four-start stretch in June, where he posted a 2.55 ERA with nearly nine strikeouts per nine innings. After receiving his promotion to Detroit, Douglass proceeded to continue his... Recommended Stories

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