07/31/2017 3:50 PM -
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (July 31, 2017)
GRAND PRARIE, Texas — The Gary SouthShore RailCats have announced the signing of right-handed pitcher Dustin Angiel to his first professional contract on Monday. Angiel is a recent graduate of Angelo State University in Texas, where he posted a 3-1 record and a 4.30 ERA in 23 relief appearances during his senior season in college. During his junior season, the Rockwall, Texas native did not allow an earned run in seven relief outings.
Angiel becomes the third pitcher from Angelo State to sign with the RailCats during the 2017 season and joins fellow right-handed pitcher Jake Matthys as Angelo State alums who are currently on the active roster. Prior to playing at Angelo State, he played at Midland College in Texas.
Gary continues their three-game road series against Texas on Monday night at 7:05 p.m. Southpaw Billy Waltrip (1-3, 3.11) gets the ball for the AirHogs in the middle game of the series while the RailCats have yet to announce their starter.
Jared Shlensky and Austin Anderson bring you all 100 RailCats games this season on WEFM (95.9FM) and online at railcatsbaseball.com. Fans can purchase tickets for RailCats home games by calling (219) 882-BALL or online at railcatsbaseball.com. The RailCats box office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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.
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Gary, IN 46402