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Santo Getting Consistent

Joel Santo

DAYTONA BEACH — Cubs pitching prospect Joél Santo has taken advantage of the recent track back into the starting rotation at Class-A Daytona, and his latest showing in the Florida State League only added to something that the slender right-hander and his coaches have been looking for all along this season.

In a nutshell, consistency. Santo's most recent start against Florida State League hitters saw him yield just two hits over eight shutout innings on Monday while striking out a season-high seven batters and walking no one. Daytona won the game, blanking Vero Beach, 2-0. "I thought it was my best start this season," Santo, now 6-4 on the year, said through teammate and translator Jesse... Recommended Stories

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