Buffalo Bisons (33-25, 2nd(-3.0), North) vs. Columbus Clippers (26-31, 3rd(-8.0), West)
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 (7:05 p.m.) - Huntington Park
RHP Dylan Owen (3-2, 2.95) vs. LHP T.J. McFarland (0-0, 0.00)
Radio: WWKB AM 1520, www.bisons.com
TODAY’S GAME: Tonight, the Buffalo Bisons square off with the Columbus Clippers in the opener of a four-game series at Huntington Park (7:05 p.m.). With their 2-1 win yesterday, the Herd earned a split of the series with Toledo to begin this roadtrip. The Bisons are 16-14 in road games this season.
vs. CLIPPERS: The Bisons are 3-1 against Columbus this season. The Herd won the series against the Clippers at Coca-Cola Field from May 28-31. Since their return to the IL in 1998, Buffalo is 29-27 at Huntington Park.
DEALIN’ DYLAN: RHPDYLAN OWEN makes his fifth start of the season tonight. In his last start on May 28, the righty tossed six innings of two hit baseball in a win. As a starter, Owen is 2-1 with a 1.62ERA and 14 strikeouts in 22.1 innings of work. He has allowed only one earned run in each start.
MLB REHAB: INFRUBEN TEJADA went 0-3 in the first game of his rehab assignment with the Herd. The Mets placed Tejada on the disabled list on May 27 with a right quad strain. He hit .305 (32-105) with 10 doubles and eight RBI in 27 games with the Mets this season. Tejada played in 119 games with the Bisons over parts of 2010 and 2011.
from team press release