Verbryke heads to the disabled list after performing well with the Swing of the Quad Cities. In eight games, the outfielder had batted .394 with seven RBI. Verbryke collected a Swing season-high five base hits in his second game with Quad Cities, collecting a pair of doubles and two RBI on June 6 at West Michigan. Originally drafted by the New York Yankees in the ninth round of the 2002 draft, Verbryke signed with the Cardinals in June after starting the season with Double-A Trenton.
Adamczyk joins the Swing roster after starting the season with Class A-Advanced Palm Beach of the Florida State League. In 14 starts with Palm Beach, he went 3-7 with a 6.68 ERA, striking out 33 in 67.1 innings. Adamczyk spent the 2003 season with Peoria, going 7-12 with a 4.49 ERA in 26 starts. The 6-6, 190-pounder out of Westlake, California, was originally drafted in the seventh round of the 2001 draft. A starting pitcher for the entirety of his professional career, Adamczyk will initially join the Swing bullpen.