The 6-foot-1, 210-pounder posted a 4-1 record with one save in 20 games in his debut in the short-season Class A New York-Penn League. Squatrito fanned 35 and walked just six in 26 1/3 innings and looked to be on his way.
Unfortunately, he was injured during 2010 spring training and lost the entire season due to shoulder surgery conducted in early April. In game action this spring, Squatrito walked two and struck out one in 2/3 of an inning for Quad Cities on Sunday.
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