Christian Herstine signed with the RailCats on July 4. He previously pitched for the RailCats in parts of the 2016 and 2017 seasons. In 2017, Herstine pitched three times in relief, posting a 9.00 ERA in 4.0 innings, walking 3 and striking out 5.
In 2016, Herstine had a 1.03 ERA and 10 strikeouts in 8.2 innings pitched (five appearances). Herstine was purchased from the RailCats by the New York Yankees in July, 2016, but did not make any appearances in the Yankees system. Herstine played his college baseball with Marietta College in Ohio where he received numerous all conference and all-region appearances. He originally hails from Beaver, Pennsylvania.
A day at U.S. Steel yard is non-stop fun, and that's even without the baseball! The RailCats promise a wide array of laugh-out-loud between inning entertainment, great giveaways , jaw-dropping fireworks and a family-first, kid-friendly atmosphere! RailCats fans come in all ages, shapes, and sizes, and the RailCats promise every fan will have fun.
U.S. Steel Yard
One Stadium Plaza
Gary, IN 46402