Bromberg moved up a level to Fort Myers this spring, where he takes a regular turn in their starting rotation every fifth game. He has been solid prior to this week, with a 1-0 record, 2.70 ERA, 1.35 WHIP, 15 strikeouts and nine walks in four starts (20.0 innings). Bromberg took a step forward this week, and is now pitching better than any other Miracle starter except Carlos Gutierrez, who was the Twins April Pitcher of the Month.
Bromberg began this week with his second win (2-0) in an excellent start in the Miracle's 6-4 win over first place Charlotte. He pitched 5.0 innings with four hits, two runs, three strikeouts and four walks. He followed that performance with one of the organization's best starts this season, pitching 7.2 shutout innings with only 1 hit, 5 strikeouts and 4 walks in Thursday's 1-0 win over St. Lucie.
This week's performance saw his numbers improve to a 2.20 ERA, 1.22 WHIP, 23 strikeouts and 17 walks in 32.2 innings.