Charlotte Stone Crabs closer Matt Gorgen has been promoted to the double-A Montgomery Biscuits, after saving his 15th game of the year tonight for the high-A Stone Crabs. In 28 appearances this year, Gorgen has only allowed 3 earned runs in 47.2 IP. He has pitched to a 4-0 record with a 0.57 ERA. Florida State League batters have only hit .151 against him.
Gorgen was the Rays' 16th round pick in the 2008 draft. He pitched for Hudson Valley last season, recording a 1.96 ERA with 13 saves.