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Dodgers News: RHP Brock Stewart Likely to Make MLB Debut on Wednesday vs. Brewers | VIDEO

The Los Angeles Dodgers just wrapped up a series vs. the Pittsburgh Pirates, and are now off to play a 3-game series in Milwaukee vs. the Brewers. Julio Urias is slated to get the start in the series opener, and Kenta Maeda will be on the mound for the series finale.

This left fans to ask, who will start in the second game of the series? The Dodgers have failed to secure a consistent fifth starter as they await players to return from injury. Most recently the Dodgers gave Nick Tepesch the reigns to kick off the series vs. the Pirates.

Fortunately, it seems that question has been answered:

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From Eric Stephen, TrueBlueLA:

Stewart has had a remarkable season, beginning the season with Class-A Rancho Cucamonga. He was promoted to Double-A after just two start, then needed nine starts with Tulsa before getting the call to Triple-A. Stewart has a 1.47 ERA in 14 starts across three levels, with 99 strikeouts and only 14 walks in 86 innings.

He was drafted by the Dodgers in the sixth round in 2014 out of Illinois State.

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Stewart took to twitter to show Dodger fans how excited he was to get the call.

Some fans congratulated Stewart on social media.

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