Grizzlies player named pitcher of the week

Gateway Grizzlies starting pitcher Vince Molesky has been named the Frontier League Pitcher of the Week after a stellar performance Sunday against the Washington Wild Things in Washington, Pa.

Molesky pitched through eight innings, giving up no runs and just two hits. He also walked two and struck out seven, leading the Grizzlies to their fourth straight win heading into the All-Star break. Molesky got a no-decision in the game won 2-1 by the Grizzlies in 12 innings.

Molesky, a native of Montoursville, Pa., has had three starts against the Wild Things on the road in his career with the Grizzlies. Through those three starts, Molesky holds a 1-1 record with a 1.27 ERA and 17 strikeouts.

The Grizzlies return to GCS Ballpark on Friday. They will play the Evansville Otters at 7:05 p.m.