Salem grad and McKendree University junior Adam Bunnell is spending his summer pitching for the Cape Catfish in Cape Girardeau, Missouri in the Prospect League.
Bunnell has been very successful this summer working in 11 games for a total of 16.1 innings. He has allowed 20 hits and only 8 earned runs with a great strikeout to walk ratio of 18 strikeouts to just 5 walks. The 6-foot-3, 195 pound right hander is 2-2 with 2 saves and an ERA of 4.32.
In his latest outing, Bunnell earned the win over Springfield working 3 scoreless innings of relief, giving up only one hit and a walk, while striking out four of the 11 batters he faced.