Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

July 8, 2013

P-Rays' Marquez earns league award

Staff reports
Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — Princeton Rays pitcher German Marquez was named Monday as Appalachian League Pitcher of the Week for the period of July 1-7. On Sunday, the 18-year-old right-hander from Venezuela limited the Pulaski Mariners to two hits over five scoreless innings in a start at Hunnicutt Field. He struck out seven Mariners while allowing no bases on balls. In his first Appy League season, he has struck out 15 in 14 2/3 innings and has given up 12 hits and just four walks.