April 8th Minor League Daily

Every night throughout the 2014 minor league season, I will post this to recap the games that occur that day. I will look at some of the 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: Beat the Louisville Bats 6-5

  • Jesus Aguilar (DH): 2-5, 2 HR (3), 5 RBI (7), 2 R, K
  • David Cooper (1B): 2-4, 2 1B, 2 R, RBI (2)
  • Travis Banwart (SP): W (1-0), 6 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 BB, 3 K

Wednesday’s Matchup: Louisville Bats (2-2) vs. Columbus Clippers (1-4) at 11:35 PM (Bats LHP Jeff Francis (1-0) vs. Clippers LHP T.J. House)

Double-A Akron: Fell to the Altoona Curve 4-3

  • Tony Wolters (C): 2-4, 1B, 2B, K
  • Francisco Lindor (SS): 1-4, 1B, RBI (4)
  • Bryson Myles (LF): 1-3, 1B, RBI (1), BB, 2 SB
  • Kyle Davies (SP): 6 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 1 BB, 3 K

Wednesday’s Matchup: Akron Rubberducks (2-3) vs. Altoona Curve (2-2) at 6:30 PM (Rubberducks LHP Gabriel Arias vs. Curve LHP Zack Dodson) (0-0, 0.00)

High-A Carolina: Beat the Frederick Keys 7-0

  • Erik Gonzalez (SS): 3-5, 2 1B, 3B, RBI (3), 2 R, SB
  • Anthony Gallas (RF): 2-5, 2 1B, 2 RBI (2), 2 K
  • Dylan Baker (SP): W (1-0), 6 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 4 K
  • Jacob Lee (RP): 2 IP, 1 H, 1 BB, 1 K

Wednesday’s Matchup: Carolina Mudcats vs. Frederick Keys at 7:00 PM (Mudcats TBD vs. Keys RHP Parker Bridwell (0-0, 6.75))

Low-A Lake County: Defeated the Clinton Lumberkings 6-5

  • Cody Ferrell (CF): 2-3, 1B, HR (2), 2 RBI (3), R
  • Grant Fink (3B): 2-4, 2 1B, RBI (2), BB, K, R
  • Claudio Bautista (2B): 1-4, 3B, RBI (5), BB, K, R
  • Mitch Brown (SP): 4.2 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 2 BB, 2 K
  • Trevor Frank (RP): Sv (2), 1 IP, 1 K

Wednesday’s Matchup: Lake County Captains (4-1) vs. Clinton Lumberkings (2-3) at 7:30 PM (Captains LHP Luis Lugo vs. Lumberkings Edwin Diaz (0-0, 3.86))

Player of the Day: Dylan Baker

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About tstotsky

I am a graduate of Lake Erie College and a huge baseball fan. I am a beat writer for Indians Baseball Insider, covering the Lake County Captains, Class A Affiliate of the Cleveland Indians.
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