Zombro Gets Called Up To AAA

Former Staunton Braves pitcher and Staunton native Tyler Zombro was called up to Triple-A on Saturday by the Tampa Rays organization.

The Durham Bulls are the Rays’ AAA affiliate.

Zombro has been pitching this season in AA at Montgomery. He was 2-0 with three saves and a 2.30 ERA. He made 17 appearances and started two games. In 31.1 innings, Zombro had 29 strikeouts and just three walks.