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Rustich Re-Emerging in the Rotation

Rustich recently moved into the St. Lucie rotation

Brant Rustich, selected in the second round of the 2007 draft, endured a checkered path to the 2009 season. Injuries and setbacks limited Rustich, a hard-thrower with a tough mentality, from opening up his game and letting his powerful repertoire and aggressive approach take over. Now, he is fully healthy for the first time in his professional career and the results are coming fast.

Please visit the subscribers forum for an important update about upcoming content. Entering his third season in the organization, many were looking for right-hander Brant Rustich to take a big step. After a successful rookie stint in Brooklyn, he saw only limited time in a somewhat surprising sophomore stint in Savannah during which he accumulated a 3-4 record and a 3.62 ERA in 49 2/... Recommended Stories