In 2007, Savickas started six games for Dunedin (High-A), going 2-2, 2.70. In 36.2 IP, he allowed 11 ER, walked 5 and struck out 22.
The Providence native spent the 2006 season in three different levels. He started at Low-A Lansing and after going 2-2 with a 3.18 ERA in 14 starts, he was promoted to High-A Dunedin. In 13 starts he went 6-4 with a 4.11 ERA. Savickas also made one start with Triple-A Syracuse and allowed three runs in three-plus innings.
Toronto selected the 23-year-old in the 9th round of the 2002 draft out of Johnston, RI (HS).
The Fisher Cat roster now stands at 24.
Russ Savickas has quietly made his way up to the Double-A level after being drafted out of High…