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Redbirds pitcher named 'Pitcher of the Week'

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(WMC-TV) - Starting pitcher Tyler Lyons for the Memphis Redbirds was named the Pacific Coast League's Pitcher of the Week for the first week of July.

Lyons is one of five Redbirds pitchers to be promoted to St. Louis to make his Major League debut this season.

The PCL award is the first weekly honor in Lyon's three-year career.

It is the second PCL award earned by a Redbirds player in 2013.

John Gast was awarded the Pitcher of the Week honor for the April 15-21 period.

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