Hit the Deck: Reds Ink Honey Hunters Pitcher McGuire


McGuire, 32, leaves the Atlantic League as the leader in strikeouts (41), wins (5), WHIP (0.80) and innings pitched (37.2). His .170 average against hitters is second in the league and his 1.91 ERA is top five in that category.

Gastonia Honey Hunters Dub Ex-Met Mauro Gozzo as First Manager


Gozzo, 54, joined the Toronto Blue Jays, where he made his Major League debut in 1989. His six-year big league career included pitching for the Cleveland Indians (1990-91), Minnesota Twins, (1992). Also, he rejoined the Mets from 1993-94. Over the course of his 48 Major League appearances, Gozzo owns a 7-7 record in 124 innings pitched.