Scott DeCecco (Middle Township) is scheduled to start Sunday for the High Desert Mavericks against the Visalia Rawhide (Diamondbacks)  in the Advanced Class-A California League.

He is 1-2 with a 7.52 ERA in six games, including three starts. DeCecco's last start was Tuesday.

Matt Szczur (Lower Cape May Regional) appeared as a pinch-runner for the Iowa Cubs in a 4-3 loss to the Nashville Sounds (Mariners) in the triple-A Pacific Coast League on Friday night.

Iowa fell to 15-11.

Szczur, an outfielder, is hitting .267 (20-for-75) with one home run, 12 runs and 12 RBIs in 21 games. He has stolen five bases on eight attempts.

Darren Ford (Vineland) is on the disabled list for the Fresno Grizzlies (Giants) in the Pacific Coast League.

Ford, an outfielder, is hitting .350 (7-for-20).

A.J. Holland (Holy Spirit), a pitcher for the Lynchburg Hillcats (Braves) in the Class-A Advanced Carolina League, started the season on the disabled list with an unspecified injury.

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