Hoffpauir was not the only Cardinal farmhand to see action on Tuesday. Kyle McClellan struggled through an inning and two-thirds while allowing two runs on six hits. McClellan's ERA is now 6.75 in 5 1/3 innings.
Monday's AFL action saw the return of Mitchell Boggs to the bump. Having not allowed an earned run in his first two starts, Boggs proved he is human, giving up two runs on two hits and two walks in three innings of work. In three starts, Boggs, who had pitched six scoreless frames going into this game, has an ERA of 2.00 in nine innings of work.
Amaury Cazana Marti has yet to make an appearance after being named as Joe Mather's replacement for Mesa.
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