Tigers Minor League Wrap – August 2nd

Indianapolis 4, Toledo 1
Alexis Gomez was 2 for 4 with a double. Chris Shelton took an 0 for 4 with 1 K. Jordan Tata started and went 6 innings and allowed 3 runs on 5 hits and 3 walks with 7 K’s.

Erie 13, Portland 5 (in progress)
Eulogio De La Cruz made another start, and turned in another fine performance. This time it was 7 innings of 3 hit ball with 1 walk and 5 k’s. Kody Kirkland, Kurt Airoso, and Chris Maples have gone deep.

Lakeland 5, Sarasota 1
Chris Robinson had 2 hits and has raised his average to .285. Kevin Ardoin allowed 1 run in 6 1/3 innings. Kevin Whelan went 2 2/3 innings and allowed only a walk against 3 K’s.

South Bend 5, West Michigan 3
Justin Justice doubled and tripled. Cameron Maybin was 1 for 4 with his 25th stolen base. Mike Hernandez was named player of the week. Josh Rainwater allowed 4 runs in 5 innings on 7 hits.

Brooklyn 5, Oneonta 4
Brennan Boesch and Deik Scram each had 2 hits. Christian Martinez who has progressed from the GCL Tigers as he returns from injury allowed 3 runs on 6 hits in 5 2/3 innings.

GCL Tigers 3, GCL Indians 2
Gorkys Hernandez singled and stoled his 18th base. Eric Beattie pitched out of the pen and allowed a hit in one inning of work. Paul Hammond struck out 2 in 2 innings picking up his 3rd save.