April 11th 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: Defeated the Louisville Bats 4-2

  • Jose Ramirez (2B): 2-5, 2 1B, RBI (4)
  • Matt Carson (CF): 2-4, 2 1B, RBI (1), R
  • Tyler Cloyd (SP): W (1-1), 8 IP, 4 H, 1 R/0 ER, 7 K

Saturday’s Matchup: Columbus Clippers (2-6) @ Louisville Bats (4-3) at 2:05 PM

Saturday’s Pitching Matchup: Clippers RHP Travis Banwart (1-0, 1.50) vs. Bats RHP Chien-Ming Wang (0-1, 7.20)

Double-A Akron: Defeated the Bowie Baysox 2-1 in 13 innings

  • Francisco Lindor (SS): 1-6, GW HR (2) in 13th, RBI (6), R, K
  • Jordan Smith (RF): 3-4, 3 1B, RBI (2), BB, K
  • Giovanny Urshela (3B): 2-5, 1B, 2B
  • Michael Bourn (CF): 1-5, 1B, SB, K (rehab assignment)
  • Jason Giambi (DH): 0-2, 2 K, BB (rehab assignment)
  • Joe Colon (SP): 6 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 BB, 4 K
  • Bullpen (Cooper, Crockett, Armstrong, Valera, Sturdevant): 7 IP, 4 H, 4 BB, 2 K

Friday’s Transactions: Jason Giambi sent to Akron for rehab assignment

Saturday’s Matchup: Bowie Baysox (6-2) @ Akron Rubberducks (3-4) at 2:05 PM

Saturday’s Pitching Matchup: Baysox RHP Zach Davies (1-0, 3.60) vs. Rubberducks RHP Will Roberts (0-1, 3.18)

High-A Carolina: Fell to the Potomac Nationals 4-2

  • Erik Gonzalez (SS): 2-3, 2 1B, 2 BB, R, K
  • James Roberts (3B): 2-4, 2 1B, R
  • Ollie Linton (CF): 1-4, 2B, RBI (4), K
  • Ryan Merritt (SP): 5.2 IP, 5 H, 1 R, 2 BB, 6 K

Saturday’s Matchup: Carolina Mudcats (5-3) @ Potomac Nationals (4-4) @ 6:35 PM

Saturday’s Pitching Matchup: Mudcats RHP Cole Sulser (0-0, 0.00) vs. Nationals RHP Pedro Encarnacion (0-0, 2.25)

Low-A Lake County: Fell to the Kane County Cougars 6-4

  • Brian Ruiz (LF): 3-4, 3 1B, R, K
  • Nellie Rodriguez (1B): 2-4, 2 HR (3), 2 RBI (6), 2 R
  • Cody Ferrell (CF): 1-4, HR (3), 2 RBI (5), R, 3 K
  • Jordan Milbrath (RP): 4 IP, 4 H, 1 R/0 ER, 2 BB, 3 K

Saturday’s Matchup: Lake County Captains (4-4) @ Kane County Cougars (5-3) @ 2:05 PM.

Saturday’s Pitching Matchup: Captains RHP Adam Plutko (0-0, 0.00) vs. Cougars RHP Juan Paniagua (0-0, 4.50)

Indians Minor League Co-Players of the Day: Tyler Cloyd and Nellie Rodriguez

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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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