MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Deal’s eighth start for Braves scheduled on Saturday

Published Wednesday, June 16th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Hayden Deal will make his eighth start of the season for the Mississippi Braves on Saturday against Birmingham (Ala.). The Braves have posted Deal as their probable starter for a 7:05 p.m. home Double-A game. Deal is 1-2 with an ERA of 3.64 in seven starts for Mississippi, striking out 27 in 29 2/3 innings. His …

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Braves list Deal’s seventh start as Sunday at Biloxi

Published Thursday, June 10th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com The Mississippi Braves have indicated the next start for former Bandys High left-hander Hayden Deal will come on Sunday. Deal (1-2, 3.97 ERA) pitched four innings on Tuesday night in the Braves’ win over Biloxi, Miss., and he is scheduled to make his seventh start of the year when Mississippi closes a series at Biloxi. Game …

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Deal goes 4 innings in sixth start of season

Published Wednesday, June 9th, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Former Bandys High left-hander Hayden Deal worked four innings on Tuesday night in a 10-6 win by the Mississippi Braves over Biloxi, Miss. on the road. Deal, who faced 21 batters and threw strikes on 47 of his 81 pitches, did not gain a decision in his sixth start of the season for the Double-A Braves. …

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Deal goes 5 2/3 innings, gains first win

Published Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Hayden Deal pitched nearly six innings on Wednesday night and gained his first win of the season as the Mississippi Braves beat host Pensacola (Fla.) 9-4. Deal, a lefty who was a pitching star at Bandys High and Presbyterian (S.C.) College, made his fifth start of the year. He pitched 5 2/3 innings, allowing eight hits, …

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Deal’s fifth start set for Wednesday night

Published Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021

By CHRIS HOBBS HobbsDailyReport.com Hayden Deal’s fifth start of the season is scheduled Wednesday night in Pensacola (Fla.) against the Blue Wahoos. Deal (0-2, 4.24 ERA) is in the rotation for the Double-A Mississippi Braves, who are 12-13 and four games back of Pensacola (16-9) in the league standings. He has thrown 17 innings this season, his fourth on the …