Thornhill, Ontario — Quebec Capitales RHP Matt Marsh has been named the Can-Am League’s Pitcher of the Week for the week of May 27-June 2, as selected by PointStreak, the league’s official statistician.
Marsh shut down the New Jersey Jackals with six shutout innings Wednesday, his only appearance of the week, allowing just two singles and striking out six in an eventual 4-2 Quebec victory.
Currently, Marsh has a 3.94 ERA through three starts in his first season with the Capitales, fanning 16 hitters in 16 innings of work. The Clinton, Tenn., previously spent two seasons in the independent Atlantic League and four in the New York Yankees organization, reaching as high as Double-A. He pitched collegiately at Liberty (Va.) University.