June 22nd Minor League Daily

Every night throughout the 2015 minor league season, I will post this to recap the games that occur that day. I will look at some of the best performances, announce a player of the day and give the next day’s pitching matchups. Follow @IndiansSystem on Twitter and Like the Indians System on Facebook for up-to-date scores and stats! 

Triple-A Columbus: Fell to the Norfolk Tides 6-5

  • Jose Ramirez (2B): 2-5, 1B, 2B, 3 RBI (5)
    • 13 game hit streak since being optioned, hitting .383
  • Tyler Naquin (CF): 2-5, 1B, 2B, RBI (3), 2 R, K
  • Adam Moore (C): 2-4, 1B, 2B, R, K
  • Lonnie Chisenhall (DH): 2-5, 2 1B
  • Dustin Molleken (RP): 1 scoreless inning

Monday’s Transactions: LHP Kyle Crockett optioned from Cleveland, INF Ryan Rohlinger placed on temporarily inactive list

Tuesday’s Matchup: Norfolk Tides (39-32) @ Columbus Clippers (39-33) at 7:05 PM

Tuesday’s Pitching Matchup: Tides RHP Zach Davies (3-4, 3.15) vs. Clippers LHP Michael Roth (6-2, 3.19)

Double-A Akron: Defeated the Erie Seawolves 4-3

  • Anthony Gallas (RF): 3-4, 1B, 2B, HR (6), 3 RBI (28), R
    • Game-tying homerun in 8th inning
  • Todd Hankins (2B): 3-4, 2 1B, 3B, CS
  • Destin Hood (DH): 2-4, 2 1B, 2 K
  • Jordan Smith (CF): 1-4, HR (3), RBI (27), R, K
    • Game-winning homerun in the 9th inning
  • Will Roberts (SP): 7 IP, 10 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 K, 1 HR
  • Louis Head (RP): W (1-3), 2 IP, 1 H, 1 K

Tuesday’s Matchup: Akron RubberDucks (36-34) @ Reading Fightin Phils (37-32) at 7:05 PM

Tuesday’s Pitching Matchup: RubberDucks LHP Shawn Morimando (4-6, 2.94) vs. Fightin Phils LHP Tom Windle (2-4, 5.00)

High-A Lynchburg: OFF DAY for All-Star Break

  • Nellie Rodriguez, Luigi Rodriguez and Bradley Zimmer will participate in the Carolina League/California League All-Star Game

Low-A Lake County: OFF DAY for All-Star Break

  • Claudio Bautista and Justus Sheffield will participate in the Midwest League All-Star Game. Shaun Larkin, Larry Day and Steve Karsay will coach Eastern Division team

Short-Season Mahoning Valley: Defeated the Batavia Muckdogs 15-11

  • Anthony Santander (DH): 4-6, 1B, 2 2B, HR (3), 2 RBI (7), 2 R, 2 K
  • Li-Jen Chu (C): 2-6, 1B, 2B, 3 RBI (5), R, K
  • D’vone McClure (RF): 2-4, 1B, 2B, 3 RBI (3), BB, 2 R
  • Ka’ai Tom (LF): 2-4, 1B, 2B, 2 RBI (2), BB, R, K
  • Mark Mathias (2B): 2-5, 2 1B, RBI (1), 3 R, HBP, SB
  • Willi Castro (SS): 2-6, 2 1B, RBI (5), R
  • Jose Zapata (RP): 1 IP, 2 H

Tuesday’s Matchup: Mahoning Valley Scrappers (2-2) @ Batavia Muckdogs (0-4) at 7:05 PM

Tuesday’s Pitching Matchup: Scrappers RHP Shao-Ching Chiang vs. Muckdogs RHP Jordan Holloway

Rookie League Arizona: OFF DAY

Tuesday’s Matchup: AZL Indians (1-1) @ AZL Rangers (0-1) at 10:00 PM

Dominican Summer League: Defeated the DSL Royals 2-1

  • Bryan Brito (2B): 2-4, 1B, 2B, R
  • Julio Medrano (3B): 1-4, 2B
  • Manuel Dominguez (LF): 1-3, 1B, RBI (1), K
  • Gabriel Vizcaino (SP): 4 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 K, 1 HBP
  • Bullpen (Chris Medera, Luis Santos, Ramon Tineo, Alejandro Izaguirre): 5 IP, 1 H, 2 BB, 1 K

Tuesday’s Matchup: DSL Rays (7-12) @ DSL Indians (8-12) at 10:30 AM

Minor League Player of the Day: Anthony Santander

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June 12th Minor League Daily

Every night throughout the 2015 minor league season, I will post this to recap the games that occur that day. I will look at some of the best performances, announce a player of the day and give the next day’s pitching matchups. Follow @IndiansSystem on Twitter and Like the Indians System on Facebook for up-to-date scores and stats! 

Triple-A Columbus: Defeated the Syracuse Chiefs 4-2

  • Lonnie Chisenhall (3B): 2-4, 1B, 2B, RBI (2), R, K
  • Jesus Aguilar (1B): 1-4, 2B, R, K
  • Michael Martinez (2B): 1-3, 2B, 2 RBI (17)
  • Toru Murata (SP): W (4-2), 6.1 IP, 8 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB
  • Jeff Manship (RP): 1.2 IP, 1 BB, 1 K

Friday’s Transactions: RHP Enosil Tejeda assigned to Akron, INF Audy Ciriaco placed on the 7-Day DL, RHP Austin Adams optioned from Cleveland, OF Tyler Holt activated from the DL

Saturday’s Matchup: Syracuse Chiefs (19-43) @ Columbus Clippers (33-29) at 7:15 PM

Saturday’s Pitching Matchup: Chiefs RHP A.J. Cole (0-2, 4.26) vs. Clippers LHP Michael Roth (5-2, 3.42)

Double-A Akron: Defeated the Reading Fightin Phils 12-11

  • Jordan Smith (RF): 5-6, 5 1B, BB, 4 R, K
  • Erik Gonzalez (SS): 3-7, 3 1B, 2 RBI (36), R
  • Jeremy Lucas (1B): 3-6, 2 1B, 2B, K
  • Yandy Diaz (3B): 2-2, 1B, HR (2), 3 RBI (25), R
  • Anthony Gallas (DH): 2-6, 1B, 2B, 3 RBI (22), BB, K
  • Ronny Rodriguez (2B): 1-5, HR (1), 2 RBI (2), 2 R, BB, K
  • Joseph Colon (RP): 2.1 IP, 1 H, 1 BB, 2 K
  • Josh Martin (RP): 2 IP, 2 H, 1 K

Friday’s Transactions: RHP Enosil Tejeda assigned from Columbus

Saturday’s Matchup: Akron RubberDucks (29-30) @ Reading Fightin Phils (33-27) at 6:35 PM

Saturday’s Pitching Matchup: RubberDucks RHP Mike Clevinger (3-3, 3.03) vs. Fightin Phils RHP Aaron Nola (7-3, 1.76)

High-A Lynchburg: Defeated the Myrtle Beach Pelicans 1-0

  • Clint Frazier (CF): 2-3, 1B, 2B, BB, R, SB
  • Bradley Zimmer (RF): 1-4, 3B, RBI (26)
  • Alex Monsalve (C): 1-4, 2B, K
  • Michael Peoples (SP): 5 IP, 2 H, 2 BB, 4 K
  • Justin Brantley (RP): 2.2 IP, 3 BB, 2 K
  • Ben Heller (RP): Sv (6), 1 IP, 2 K

Saturday’s Matchup: Lynchburg Hillcats (30-31) @ Myrtle Beach Pelicans (35-25) at 7:05 PM

Saturday’s Pitching Matchup: Hillcats RHP D.J Brown (3-2, 4.84) vs. Pelicans RHP Jen-Ho Tseng (2-3, 3.92)

Low-A Lake County: Defeated the Clinton Lumberkings 9-8

  • Greg Allen (CF): 3-4, 2 1B, 2B, 2 RBI (22), 3 R, SB, K, HBP
  • Ordomar Valdez (SS): 2-4, 2 1B, 2 RBI (10), 2 R, 2 K, SB, SAC
  • Bobby Ison (RF): 2-4, 2 1B, 2 R, K
  • Grant Fink (3B): 1-2, 1B, 2 BB, 2 R
  • Dorssys Paulino (LF): 1-4, 1B, 2 RBI (30), K, CS, HBP (GW 2-R 1B in 9th inning)
  • Jordan Carter (RP): 3.2 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 4 K
  • Justin Garcia (RP): W (1-0), 2 IP, 2 H, 3 BB, 3 K

Saturday’s Matchup: Kane County Cougars (31-30) @ Lake County Captains (32-28) at 7:00 PM

Saturday’s Pitching Matchup: Cougars RHP Touki Toussaint (1-2 4.00) vs. Captains RHP Jordan Milbrath (2-6, 6.02)

Short-Season Mahoning Valley: Season starts June 19th

Rookie League Arizona: Season starts June 20th

Dominican Summer League: Fell to the DSL Rays 7-4

  • Bryan Brito (DH): 2-4, 2 1B, RBI (4)
  • Julio Medrano (3B): 2-3, 2 1B, R, SB
  • Elvis Perez/Jose Vicente: 1-4, 2B, R, K
  • Cristopher Cespedes (LF): 1-4, 2B, RBI (6), K
  • Luis Araujo (RP): 2.2 IP, 1 H, 1 BB, 2 K

Saturday’s Matchup: DSL Indians (5-7) @ DSL Astros Blue (8-4) at 10:30 AM

Minor League Player of the Day: Jordan Smith

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June 1st Minor League Daily

Every night throughout the 2015 minor league season, I will post this to recap the games that occur that day. I will look at some of the best performances, announce a player of the day and give the next day’s pitching matchups. Follow @IndiansSystem on Twitter and Like the Indians System on Facebook for up-to-date scores and stats! 

Triple-A Columbus Game 1: Fell to the Toledo Mud Hens 4-2

  • Francisco Lindor (SS): 3-4, 2 1B, HR (2), RBI (20), 2 R, CS
  • Tyler Holt (LF): 2-2, 1B, 2B
  • Giovanny Urshela (3B): 1-3, 1B, RBI (8)
  • Kyle Crockett (RP): 1.2 IP, 2 H, 1 K

Game 2: Fell to the Toledo Mud Hens 2-1

  • Michael Martinez (CF): 2-3, 2 1B
  • Francisco Lindor (SS): 1-2, 1B, R, BB
  • C.C. Lee (RP): 1.2 IP, 1 H, 1 K
  • Giovanni Soto (RP): 1.1 IP, 1 H

Tuesday’s Matchup: Toledo Mud Hens (23-29) @ Columbus Clippers (26-26) at 7:05 PM

Tuesday’s Pitching Matchup: Mud Hens RHP Ross Seaton (0-1, 12.60) vs. Clippers LHP Michael Roth (5-1, 3.24)

Double-A Akron: Off Day

Tuesday’s Matchup: Akron Rubber Ducks (23-26) @ Harrisburg Senators (21-28) at 7:00 PM

Tuesday’s Pitching Matchup: RubberDucks RHP Will Roberts (2-2, 4.53) vs. Senators LHP Richard Bleier (3-1, 4.28)

High-A Lynchburg: Postponed to Tuesday due to rain

Tuesday’s Matchup: Lynchburg Hillcats (23-27) @ Frederick Keys (25-25) at 11:00 AM (DH)

Tuesday’s Pitching Matchup Game 1: Hillcats LHP Luis Lugo (3-2, 4.46) vs. Keys LHP Mitch Horacek (3-5, 3.90)

Tuesday’s Pitching Matchup Game 2: Hillcats RHP Mitch Brown (1-5, 6.15) vs. Keys LHP Chris Lee (0-1, 7.56)

Low-A Lake County Game 1: Fell to the South Bend Cubs 5-4 (suspended from 5/31)

  • Ordomar Valdez (DH): 2-4, 1B, 2B, R
  • Taylor Murphy (3B): 2-3, 1B, 2B
  • Claudio Bautista (2B): 2-4, 2 1B, R
  • Bobby Bradley (1B): 1-4, HR, 2 RBI, R, 2 K
  • Thomas Pannone (SP): 3 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 2 K

Game 2: Fell to the South Bend Cubs 4-0

  • Claudio Bautista/Taylor Murphy: 1-3, 1B each
  • Justin Garcia (RP): 2 IP, 1 K
  • David Speer (RP): 1 scoreless inning

Tuesday’s Matchup: Off Day

Short-Season Mahoning Valley: Season begins June 19th

Rookie League Arizona: Season begins June 20th

Dominican Summer League Game 1: Fell to the DSL Rays 3-1

  • Enmanuel Beltre (1B): 1-3, HR (1), RBI (1), R, K
  • Julio Cabrera (CF): 1-2, 1B, BB, K

Game 2: Defeated the DSL Rays 3-2

  • Bryan Brito (SS/2B): 2-2, 2 1B, 2 RBI (2)
  • Julio Cabrera (CF): 1-3, 3B, K, CS
  • Francisco Marte (RF): 1-2, 2B, R
  • Luis Araujo (SP): 4 IP, 2 H, 5 K

Tuesday’s Matchup: DSL Indians (1-1) @ DSL Astros Blue (2-0) at 10:30 AM EST

Minor League Player of the Day: Luis Araujo

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May 23rd Minor League Daily

Every night throughout the 2015 minor league season, I will post this to recap the games that occur that day. I will look at some of the best performances, announce a player of the day and give the next day’s pitching matchups. Follow @IndiansSystem on Twitter and Like the Indians System on Facebook for up-to-date scores and stats! 

Triple-A Columbus: Fell to the Gwinnett Braves 6-1

  • Giovanny Urshela (3B): 1-3, 2B, BB, K
  • Tyler Holt (CF): 1-3, 1B, 2 BB, SB
  • Jesus Aguilar (DH): 0-2, RBI (22), BB, 2 K, HBP
  • Jeff Manship (RP): 2.1 IP, H, 2 K
  • Shawn Armstrong (RP): IP, 2 K, HBP

Saturday’s Transactions: LHP Giovanni Soto placed on temporarily inactive list

Sunday’s Matchup: Gwinnett Braves (19-24) @ Columbus Clippers (24-19) at 1:05 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: Braves RHP Cody Martin (0-0, 0.00) vs. Clippers RHP Jhoulys Chacin (0-1, 7.71)

Double-A Akron: Fell to the Binghamton Mets 5-4

  • Destin Hood (DH): 3-4, 2 1B, 2B, RBI (7), R, K
  • Jeremy Lucas (1B): 1-3, 1B, RBI (6), R, K
  • Shawn Morimando (SP): 7 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 3 K, 2 HR

Sunday’s Matchup: Akron RubberDucks (18-24) @ Binghamton Mets (24-18) at 6:35 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: RubberDucks RHP Mike Clevinger (1-2, 2.82) vs. Mets RHP Seth Lugo (2-1, 1.93)

High-A Lynchburg: Defeated the Frederick Keys 5-3

  • Luigi Rodriguez (DH): 2-4, 1B, HR (7), RBI (25), R, K
  • Clint Frazier/Joe Sever: 2-4, 2 1B
  • Eric Haase (C): 1-3, HR (3), 2 RBI (17), 2 R, HBP
  • Nellie Rodriguez (1B): 1-4, 2B, RBI (29), R, K
  • Dace Kime (SP): 5 IP, 8 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 4 K
  • Ben Heller (RP): Sv (4), 1.1 IP, 2 K

Sunday’s Matchup: Frederick Keys (23-20) @ Lynchburg Hillcats (19-24) at 2:00 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: Keys RHP David Hess (2-2, 4.99) vs. Hillcats RHP Michael Peoples (3-3, 6.55)

Low-A Lake County: Fell to the Great Lakes Loons 5-2

  • Greg Allen (CF): 2-2, 1B, HR (4), RBI (18), 2 BB, 2 R, SB
  • Dorssys Paulino (LF): 2-4, 2 1B
  • Luke Eubank (RP): 1 IP, H

Sunday’s Matchup: Lake County Captains (22-21) @ Great Lakes Loons (20-20) at 2:05 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: Captains LHP Justus Sheffield (4-1, 3.22) vs. Loons LHP Roberth Fernandez (0-1, 23.14)

Short-Season Mahoning Valley: Season begins June 19th

Rookie League Arizona: Season begins June 20th

Minor League Player of the Day: Greg Allen

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May 21st Minor League Daily

Every night throughout the 2015 minor league season, I will post this to recap the games that occur that day. I will look at some of the best performances, announce a player of the day and give the next day’s pitching matchups. Follow @IndiansSystem on Twitter and Like the Indians System on Facebook for up-to-date scores and stats! 

Triple-A Columbus: Fell to the Gwinnett Braves 6-1

  • Yan Gomes (DH): 2-4, 2 1B, K
  • Jerry Sands (RF): 2-4, 2 1B
  • Adam Moore (C): 2-3, 2 1B, R
  • Tyler Holt (LF): 1-4, 1B, RBI (12)
  • Anthony Swarzak (RP): 1 scoreless inning

Thursday’s Transactions: 3B Giovanny Urshela activated from the 7-Day DL, OF Zach Walters optioned from Cleveland, INF Audy Ciriaco placed on the 7-Day DL, RHP Bryan Price placed on temporarily inactive list

Friday’s Matchup: Gwinnett Braves (18-23) @ Columbus Clippers (23-18) at 7:15 PM

Friday’s Pitching Matchup: Braves RHP Sugar Ray Marimon (2-1, 1.96) vs. Clippers LHP Michael Roth (4-1, 2.17)

Double-A Akron: Defeated the New Britain Rock Cats 4-2

  • Anthony Gallas (DH): 2-4, 1B, HR (2), RBI (11), R
  • Destin Hood (RF): 2-3, 2 1B, R, SB, CS
  • Bryson Myles (LF): 1-3, 2B, RBI (13), K
  • Ryan Merritt (SP): W (3-3), 6 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 7 K
  • Jeff Johnson (RP): Sv (4), IP, H, BB, K

Friday’s Matchup: Akron RubberDucks (18-22) @ Binghamton Mets () at 7:05 PM

Friday’s Pitching Matchup: RubberDucks RHP Will Roberts (2-1, 4.84) vs. Mets RHP Mike Fulmer (1-0, 3.94)

High-A Lynchburg: Defeated the Salem Red Sox 10-4

  • Eric Haase (C): 2-5, 2B, 3B, 4 RBI (15), R, 2 K
  • Mike Papi (LF): 2-4, 1B, 2B, RBI (4), BB, R
  • Ivan Castillo (SS): 2-4, 2 1B, R, CS
  • Paul Hendrix (3B): 1-3, 1B, 2 RBI (10), 2 BB, R, K
  • Bradley Zimmer (RF): 0-2, 3 BB, 2 R, SB
  • D.J. Brown (RP): 3 IP, 2 H, 6 K
  • Ben Heller (RP): 1 IP, 1 H, 1 BB

Friday’s Matchup: Frederick Keys (22-19) @ Lynchburg Hillcats (18-23) at 6:30 PM

Friday’s Pitching Matchup: Keys LHP Mitch Horacek (2-4, 3.57) vs. Hillcats RHP Mitch Brown (1-3, 5.00)

Low-A Lake County: Fell to the Fort Wayne Tincaps 9-5 in 14 innings

  • Claudio Bautista (2B): 3-7, 2 1B, HR (5), 3 RBI (17), R
  • Bobby Bradley (1B): 1-4, HR (5), RBI (13), R, 2 BB, 2 K
  • Jordan Milbrath (SP): 6 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 4 K
  • Justin Garcia (RP): 1 IP, 1 H
  • Jordan Carter (RP): 3 IP, BB, K

Friday’s Matchup: Lake County Captains (22-19) @ Great Lakes Loons () at 7:05 PM

Friday’s Pitching Matchup: Captains LHP Sean Brady (3-3, 3.11) vs. Loons RHP Victor Gonzalez (0-3, 4.44)

Short-Season Mahoning Valley: Season begins June 19th

Rookie League Arizona: Season begins June 20th

Minor League Player of the Day: Ryan Merritt

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May 19th Minor League Daily

Every night throughout the 2015 minor league season, I will post this to recap the games that occur that day. I will look at some of the best performances, announce a player of the day and give the next day’s pitching matchups. Follow @IndiansSystem on Twitter and Like the Indians System on Facebook for up-to-date scores and stats! 

Triple-A Columbus: Fell to the Buffalo Bisons 5-4 in 11 innings

  • Adam Moore (C): 2-4, 1B, 2B, 2 RBI (16), BB, K
  • Michael Martinez (CF/2B): 2-3, 1B, 2B, 3 BB, R
  • Jerry Sands (1B): 2-5, 1B, 2B
  • James Ramsey (LF): 2-4, 1B, 2B, 2 BB, R, K
  • Jesus Aguilar (1B): 1-6, 1B, RBI (21), 2 K
  • Jeff Manship (RP): 2 IP, 2 H, K
  • Kyle Crockett (RP): IP, H, K

Wednesday’s Matchup: Buffalo Bisons (20-19) @ Columbus Clippers (23-16) at 6:35 PM

Wednesday’s Pitching Matchup: Bisons RHP Scott Copeland (3-1, 2.43) vs. Clippers LHP Nick Maronde (0-4, 5.70)

Double-A Akron: Fell to the New Britain Rock Cats 5-4 in 11 innings

  • Erik Gonzalez (SS): 2-5, 1B, 3B, R, 2 K
  • Destin Hood (LF): 1-5, 3B, 2 K
  • Jake Lowery (C): 1-3, 2B, RBI (8), BB, K
  • Mike Clevinger (SP): 5 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 3 K
  • Josh Martin (RP): 1.1 IP, 2 H, 3 K
  • Jeff Johnson (RP): 1 IP, K

 

Wednesday’s Matchup: New Britain Rock Cats (27-10) @ Akron RubberDucks (16-22) at 10:35 AM

Wednesday’s Pitching Matchup: Rock Cats RHP Matt Flemer (1-1, 4.05)  vs. RubberDucks RHP Cody Anderson (2-2, 1.75)

High-A Lynchburg: Defeated the Salem Red Sox 6-1

  • Clint Frazier (CF): 2-5, 2 2B, RBI (20)
  • Bradley Zimmer (RF): 2-3, 1B, HR (7), RBI (20), BB, 2 R
  • Joe Sever (2B): 2-4, 2 1B (11 game hitting streak)
  • Eric Haase (C): 1-4, HR (2), RBI (11), R, K
  • Luigi Rodriguez (DH): 1-5, 2B, RBI (22), R, 2 K
  • Michael Peoples (SP): W (3-3), 6 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 3 BB, 8 K
  • Casey Weathers (RP): 1 IP, H, BB, 2 K

Wednesday’s Matchup: Lynchburg Hillcats (16-23) @ Salem Red Sox (20-19) at 7:05 PM

Wednesday’s Pitching Matchup: Hillcats RHP Adam Plutko (3-2, 1.48) vs. Red Sox RHP Teddy Stankiewicz (0-4, 3.63)

Low-A Lake County: Defeated the Fort Wayne Tincaps 8-5

  • Francisco Mejia (C): 2-4, 1B, HR, 2 RBI, R, 2 K
  • Greg Allen (CF): 2-4, 1B, HR, RBI, 2 R, K, SB
  • Yu-Cheng Chang (SS): 1-3, HR, 4 RBI, R, K, HBP
  • Dorssys Paulino (LF): 1-4, HR, 2 RBI, R
  • Justus Sheffield (SP): W (4-1), 5 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 3 ER, BB, 6 K
  • David Speer (RP): 2 IP, 2 K
  • J.P. Feyereisen (RP): Sv (9), IP, BB, 2 K

Wednesday’s Matchup: Fort Wayne Tincaps (12-24) @ Lake County Captains (21-18) at 6:30 PM

Wednesday’s Pitching Matchup: Tincaps RHP TJ Weir (2-0, 5.57) vs. Captains LHP Thomas Pannone (2-0, 4.37)

Short-Season Mahoning Valley: Season begins June 19th

Rookie League Arizona: Season begins June 20th

Minor League Player of the Day: Michael Peoples

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May 2nd Minor League Daily

Every night throughout the 2015 minor league season, I will post this to recap the games that occur that day. I will look at some of the best performances, announce a player of the day and give the next day’s pitching matchups. Follow @IndiansSystem on Twitter and Like the Indians System on Facebook for up-to-date scores and stats! 

Triple-A Columbus: Fell to the Syracuse Chiefs 7-6

  • Zach Walters (SS): 2-4, 2B, HR (1), 4 RBI (8), R, BB, K
  • Nick Swisher (RF): 1-4, HR (1), RBI (5), BB, 2 R
  • Bruce Chen (SP): 6 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 2 BB, 6 K

Saturday’s Transactions: INF Audy Ciriaco activated from the 7-Day DL

Sunday’s Matchup: Columbus Clippers (11-12) @ Syracuse Chiefs (9-14) at 1:05 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: Clippers LHP Nick Maronde (0-3, 5.31) vs. Chiefs RHP Taylor Hill (1-1, 4.09)

Double-A Akron: Defeated the Trenton Thunder 7-0

  • Tyler Naquin (CF): 3-5, 3 1B, RBI (2), K
  • Erik Gonzalez (SS): 2-4, 2B, 3B, RBI (16), R
  • Justin Toole (1B): 2-4, 2 1B, RBI (8), R, BB
  • Jordan Smith (RF): 1-4, 2B, RBI (11), BB, R, K, SB
  • Shawn Morimando (SP): W (2-2), 7 IP, 3 H, 3 BB, 6 K
  • Benny Suarez (RP): 2 IP, 1 H, 3 K

Saturday’s Transactions: OF Ollie Linton placed on 7-Day DL, RHP Benny Suarez assigned from Lynchburg

Sunday’s Matchup: Akron RubberDucks (11-11) @ Trenton Thunder (11-11) at 1:00 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: RubberDucks RHP Mike Clevinger (0-1, 2.08) vs. Thunder RHP Taylor Garrison (1-1, 4.19)

High-A Lynchburg: Fell to the Myrtle Beach Pelicans 5-4

  • Ivan Castillo (SS): 4-5, 2 1B, 2B, 3B, RBI (9), R, SB
  • Nellie Rodriguez (1B): 2-25, 2 2B, RBI (16), R
  • Luigi Rodriguez (DH): 1-5, 2B, RBI (14), R, 2 K
  • Justin Brantley (RP): 2.1 IP, 2 K
  • Delvy Francisco (RP): 2 IP, 1 H, 1 BB, 1 K
  • Casey Weathers (RP): 1 IP, 2 K

Saturday’s Transactions: RHP Benny Suarez assigned to Akron

Sunday’s Matchup: Myrtle Beach Pelicans (12-9) @ Lynchburg Hillcats (9-13) at 2:00 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: Pelicans RHP Tyler Skulina (0-2, 7.07) vs. Hillcats RHP Adam Plutko (1-1, 1.14)

Low-A Lake County: Fell to the West Michigan Whitecaps 9-7

  • David Armendariz (RF): 3-4, 2 1B, 2B, BB, K, 2 R
  • Greg Allen (CF): 2-5, 1B, 2B, 2 RBI (9), R, K, CS
  • Yu-Cheng Chang (SS): 2-5, 2B, HR (1), 2 RBI (4), R, K
  • Francisco Mejia (C): 2-5, 2 1B, 2 RBI (6), R, K
  • Dorssys Paulino (LF): 2-5, 1B, 2B, 2 R
  • Taylor Murphy (3B): 2-5, 2 1B
  • David Speer (RP): 1.1 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 BB, 2 K
  • Justin Garcia (RP): 2 IP, 1 K

Sunday’s Matchup: Lake County Captains (10-13) @ West Michigan Whitecaps (10-13) at 1:00 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: Captains  LHP Anderson Polanco (0-3, 4.76) vs. Whitecaps RHP Fernando Perez (0-2, 4.02)

Minor League Player of the Day: Ivan Castillo

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