Tigers Minor Leauge Wrap 5-5-08

Lehigh Valley 7 Toledo 11
Mike Hessman, Jeff Larish, and Timo Perez all homered. Hessman and Larish now have 20 combined homers. For Perez his was part of a 4 for 4 day. Mike hollimon had two hits and a walk. Brent Clevlen was 3 for 5. Virgil Vasquez returned to the rotation and fanned 6 in 5 innings while allowing 3 runs.

Trenton 9 Erie 5
Wil Rhymes and Deik Scram had 2 hits a piece. Jon Connolly was knocked around for 13 hits in 6 innings including 2 homers.

Lakeland 9 St. Lucie 2
Cale Iorg homered and singled driving in 3 runs. Ryan Strieby added 2 hits. James Skelton went 0 for 4 and saw his average slip to .262. Rick Porcello threw 6 shut out innings allowing only 3 hits. He walked 3 and struck out 2 and picked up 12 ground ball outs.

Kane County 2 West Michigan 1
Kyle Peter doubled, walked, and stole two bases while being caught once. Manny Miguelez scattered 8 hits over 5.2 shutout innings. Noah Krol took the loss allowing 2 runs on a hit and 2 walks.


  1. Chris

    May 6, 2008 at 10:32 am

    …OK….. Rick Porcello is ready to be in the starting rotation. Time to make the big call-up.

  2. yak

    May 6, 2008 at 11:00 am

    You beat me to it Chris…..lol

  3. Jonathon

    May 6, 2008 at 5:21 pm

    Maybe I missed it but was it ever known why Cale Iorg was suspended?