Tigers Minor League Wrap – August 15th

Toledo 8, Durham 6
Tiger bench players contributed to this win. Jack Hannahan, Alexis Gomez, Ramon Santiago and Kevin Hooper all chipped in. Chris Shelton took an 0 for 4 and picked up his 3rd error. Chad Durbin pitched 6 2/3 innings and allowed 4 runs, 3 earned while fanning 6.

Erie 0, New Britain 0 (in progress 10th inning) Jair Jurrjens pitched 7 shut out innings. He allowed 7 hits, 2 walks, and he struck out 5.

Lakeland 5, Palm Beach 2
Kyle Sleeth had a solid start going 5 innings and allowing only 4 hits and a single run. Kevin Whelan allowed a run in relief on a solo homer. Jeff Larish hit his 17th homer and walked. Chris Robinson had 2 doubles.

West Michigan 4, Kane County 2 (in progress)
Justin Justice homered and doubled. Cameron Maybin singled in 2 at-bats but appears to have been lifted from the game.

Oneonta- DNP

GCL Braves 2, GCL Tigers 1
Eric Beattie had an excellent start allowing only 2 hits over 6 innings. He fanned 8 against only 2 walks. For a player of his age at the level, he should be dominating, but given his struggles any success is a positive. Chris Carlson doubled and singled.