Former Science Hill standout Daniel Norris has been promoted to Class AAA Buffalo.
The Johnson City native confirmed the promotion Wednesday night on his twitter account.
"On the move again," Norris posted.
"One step closer. I've been promoted to AAA Buffalo. A big gracias to God & all my supporters."
Norris has been red-hot recently pitching for Class AA New Hampshire. He is 3-1 with a 4.54 ERA in 35.2 innings with 49 strikeouts.
The left-hander was drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the second round of the 2011 MLB Amateur draft.
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