LumberKings’ Jimmy Burke Takes Home Pitcher of the Week Honors for Week 2

Prospect League- Two weeks are officially in the books for the 2024 season for the Prospect League and the Clinton LumberKings earned a player of the week honor after going 3-3 for the week.

Jimmy Burke was honored with the week 2 Pitcher of the Week award for his shutout win against the Springfield Lucky Horseshoes. Burke pitched six innings, allowing only two hits and influencing eight three-strike whiffs.

Burke currently touts a 2-0 record for the season, having allowed only one run on six hits in 12 innings of work. His 14 strikeouts are tied for 8th in the league and his 0.75 ERA has him positioned for 3rd best in the league.

The LumberKings will host the Lucky Horseshoes tonight at 6:30 pm and currently tout a 2-0 record against their division foes.