The RailCats re-signed left-handed pitcher Lars Liguori on Feb. 14, 2018. Liguori returns to Gary in 2018 after finishing 1-1 with a 2.60 ERA in 19 relief appearances with the RailCats in 2016. Last year, Liguori pitched for the team’s sister club, Schaumburg Boomers of the Frontier League. The southpaw recorded a career-high nine wins, 82 strikeouts, 99.1 innings pitched and 17 starts. A native of Scottsdale, Ariz., Liguori began his professional baseball career in 2014 with the Brownsville Charros of the United Baseball League. Liguori went 0-2 with two complete games, a save and a 2.98 ERA in eight games (five starts) with the Charros before signing with the Sioux City Explorers later in the season. In nine games (eight starts) with the Explorers, Liguori posted a 2-4 record and 6.36 ERA. In 2015, Liguori pitched for the Roswell Invaders of the Pecos League. In seven games (five starts), the southpaw went 4-1 with two complete games and two saves. Liguori struck out 33 hitters in 38.1 innings and allowed just 32 hits and 19 walks in his second year of professional baseball.
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U.S. Steel Yard
One Stadium Plaza
Gary, IN 46402