Milwaukee Milkmen RHP Ryan Zimmerman Named American Association Pitcher of the Week
American Association Daily provides insights, features, and recaps of the action from around the American Association of Professional Baseball League, as well as player and coaching profiles and transactions. In today’s edition, This Week in the Association and the Minor League Sports Report name Milwaukee Milkmen right-hander Ryan Zimmerman as American Association Pitcher of the Week for Week 17 of the 2023 season.
Milkmen RHP Ryan Zimmerman Named Pitcher of the Week
On Monday, This Week in the Association and the Minor League Sports Report named Milwaukee Milkmen right-hander Ryan Zimmerman as the Pitcher of the Week for Week 17 of the 2023 season. Zimmerman posted a 0.00 ERA in eight innings during the week.
Ryan Zimmerman started two contests during the week, beginning on August 30 against the Kane County Cougars. The right-hander was on fire, allowing just two hits and two walks while striking out 11 in seven innings. Zimmerman gave up a hit in the third and fifth innings, going just two over the minimum.
On Sunday, Zimmerman threw just one inning in preparation for the playoffs. He allowed a hit and a walk while striking out two.
For the week, Zimmerman appeared in two games, tossing eight total innings. He allowed three total hits and three walks, striking out 13.
Ryan Zimmerman is in his sixth season in the American Association. He spent three years with the St. Paul Saints before joining the Milwaukee Milkmen. Zimmerman is a combined 37-23 with a 4.52 ERA.
Zimmerman is the second Milkmen pitcher to earn Pitcher of the Week honors. Kyle Mora earned the honors in Week 11.
2023 American Association Pitchers of the Week
Week 1 – Akeem Bostick, RHP, Sioux Falls Canaries
Week 2 – Jake Dahlberg, LHP, Chicago Dogs
Week 3 – Davis Feldman, RHP, Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks
Week 4 – Nick Herold, Lake Country DockHounds
Week 5 – Jalen Miller, Kansas City Monarchs
Week 6 – Nick Green, Chicago Dogs
Week 7 – Solomon Bates, Sioux City Explorers
Week 8 – Travis Seabrooke, Winnipeg Goldeyes
Week 9 – Trenton Toplikar, Sioux City Explorers
Week 10 – Kevin Hilton, Cleburne Railroaders
Week 11 – Kyle Mora, Milwaukee Milkmen
Week 12 – C.J. Eldred, Kane County Cougars
Week 13 – C.J. Eldred, Kane County Cougars
Week 14 – Mitchell Walters, Sioux Falls Canaries
Week 15 – Seth Miller, Sioux Falls Canaries
Week 16 – RJ Martinez, Winnipeg Goldeyes
By Robert Pannier