Tigers Minor League Wrap

Indianapolis 6, Toledo 2
David Espinosa was 1 for 2 with 2 walks and 2 stolen bases. Colby Lewis threw 7 strong innings allowing only 2 runs on 6 hits. Bobby Seay wasn’t as strong as he and Jason Karmuth combined to allow 4 runs in 1 inning of work. CJ Nitkowski picked up the win for the Indians.

Altoona 5, Erie 4
Vincent Blue was 2 for 4 with a walk. Don Kelly tripled and walked. Dmitri Young was 0 for 4 with 2 K’s and a walk. Virgil Vasquez fanned 7 and walked none in 6 innings of work limited Altoona to 2 runs on 2 solo homers.

Lakeland 4, Tampa 3
Jeff Frazier and Clete Thomas each had 2 hits and a stolen base while Jeff Larish was 1 for 3 with a walk. Kevin Ardoin allowed 1 run on 7 hits, 2 walks, and 2 strikeouts in 6 innings. Kevin Whelan struckout 2 in a scoreless inning of work.

West Michigan 11, Cedar Rapids 8
Matt Joyce went 3 for 4 with 2 doubles and a walk. Yet he was topped by Michael Hollimon’s 4 for 4 day as he hit for the cycle plus walked. Lucas French was hit hard and not helped by his defense. He allowed 6 runs, 3 earned, in 4 innings.

Jamestown 4, Oneonta 3
Ron Bourquin was 2 for 4 and Deik Scram added a singe and a triple. Jeff Gerbe allowed 4 runs, 2 earned, in 5 2/3 innings on one walk, 5 hits, and 3 strikeouts.