With Brady injured, Clemson’s Leone to open series against against C of C
CLEMSON - Clemson will start Dominic Leone in the Saturday opener of its home series against the College of Charleston with ace Kevin Brady sidelined with a hamstring injury.
Brady suffered the injury at Georgia Tech last weekend and is expected to be out 2-4 weeks. Brady missed most of last season with a forearm injury when Leone also replaced him as the teamís No. 1 starter.
Leone (6-3) has not been as sharp this season as he is has a 5.53 ERA and has been plagued by stretches of wildness.
Brady has a 2.64 ERA.
Kevin Pohle will start Sundayís game. Clemson has not announced a starter for Monday.