May 18, 2012 – 3 Things To Watch For
Fresno Grizzlies (27-13) at Round Rock Express (18-23)
5:05 PM PDT at The Dell Diamond
Radio: 105.5 FM “The Truth”
With a win, the Fresno Grizzlies will maintain the best road record in the PCL. They are 12-4 (.750) on the road, slightly better than Sacramento and their 12-5 (.706) road record. Fresno, Sacramento and the Reno Aces are the only three teams in the PCL with winning records on the road this season.
Tonight the Grizzlies will face a left-handed starter for the seventh time in their last 10 games. Fresno is 2-4 in the last six games against left-handed starting pitchers entering tonight. For the season, the Grizzlies are batting .277 against left-handed pitchers, compared to .310 against right-handed pitchers.
Brock Bond has a hit in 13 of his last 14 games and is batting .565 (26-for-46) in the month of May. Bond leads all of Minor League Baseball with his .565 batting average and .615 on-base percentage during May.