Tigers Minor League Wrap 6/2/09

Toledo 5 Durham 6 (11 inn)
Marcus Thames singled in 5 at-bats. Mike Hessman doubled and homered. Brent Dlugach singled and homered. Chris Lambert struck out 6, walked none, and allowed just 4 hits in 6 innings. Casey Fien struggled ash he allowed 3 runs on 2 hits and 2 walks.

Altoona 9 Erie 12
Max Leon went 4 for 5, as did Shawn Roof (2 triples). Alex Avila, Joe Tucker, and Ryan Strieby each had 2 hits. Jon Kibler was rocked for 8 runs and 11 hits in 2.2 innings but his offense clearly picked him up. Jay Sborz allowed 1 runs in 3.1 innings and Josh Rainwater (2 IP) and Cody Satterwhite (1 IP, Save #7) finished things off.

Lakeland 1 Palm Beach 2
Michael Bertram went 2 for 4. Lauren Gagnier struck out 10 in 6 innings of work which helped limited the 10 baserunners he allowed to 2 runs. Brett Jacobson fanned 2 in his 2 scoreless innings.

Great Lakes 8 West Michigan 7
Gustavo Nunez went 4 for 5. Jordan Lennerton singled, homered, and walked. Brandon Hamilton lost the strike zone and walked 4 and allowed a hit and all came around to score with Hamilton only recording one out. Anthony Shawler fanned 5 and allowed 1 run on 6 hit in 4 innings of relief.