Bushue to open season with Lexington on Thursday
Houston Astros prospect and South Central High School graduate Tanner Bushue will open the 2011 season with the Class A Lexington Legends on Thursday.
Lexington opens the season with eight straight home games, the first four against Charleston and the last four against Hagarstown. Bryce Harper, the No. 1 overall pick in last season's Major League draft, plays for Hagarstown.
In 25 starts, Bushue was 7-8 with a 4.11 earned run average for the Legends last season.