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Oakland A's MLN: Gray Shines In Midland Debut

Sonny Gray struck-out five in 2.2 innings.

Oakland A's 2011 first-round pick Sonny Gray made his Double-A Midland debut on Friday night, pitching 2.2 scoreless innings and striking out five. We have thoughts from A's Minor League Pitching Coordinator Gil Patterson on Gray's performance, as well as other news and notes from around the A's organization.

Gray Shines In Midland Debut On a three-inning or 50-pitch limit, Oakland A's 2011 first-round pick Sonny Gray wasn't in-line to earn a win for his first Double-A start, but he still made a strong impression. The Vanderbilt alum tossed 2.2 scoreless innings against the Tulsa Drillers, striking out five, walking one and allowing two hits. Although technically not Gray's first professional outing...

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