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Nick Nelson moving on up to Triple-A

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PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) – Rutherford and Gulf Coast alum Nick Nelson is moving on up in the Yankees organization. He was called up Tuesday from the Trenton Thunder to play for the Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.

Nelson has been doing well in Double-A going 7-2 with 83 strikeouts in 65 innings and a 2.35 ERA.

Nelson was drafted in the fourth round of the 2016 MLB draft out of Gulf Coast.

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