GCL Rays pitchers Henry Centeno and Michael Velasquez were promoted to the Princeton Rays yesterday.
Centeno is 4-2 with a 1.50 ERA and 51 strikeouts in 11 starts for the GCL Rays. Centeno was signed by the Rays as an undrafted free agent out of Venezuela in 2010. He spent the first three years in the system with the VSL Rays before coming stateside this season.
Velasquez was 1-0 with a 3.97 ERA and 13 strikeouts in 8 games out of the GCL Rays bullpen. He made his P-Rays debut last night in which he pitched 1 1/3 no-hit innings against Danville. Velasquez was signed as an undrafted free agent this season.