June 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 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: Off Day

Thursday’s Matchup: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Railriders (32-32) @ Columbus Clippers (32-33) at 7:05 PM

Thursday’s Pitching Matchup: Railriders RHP Bruce Billings (4-1, 4.54) vs. Clippers RHP Kyle Davies (2-4, 4.33)

Double-A Akron: Fell to the Binghamton Mets 12-6

  • Nick Swisher (1B): 3-4, 1B, 2 2B, 2 RBI (2)
  • Joe Wendle/Ronny Rodriguez: 3-5, 3 1B each
  • Alex Lavisky (C): 2-5, 2 1B, 2 K, R
  • Jordan Smith (RF): 1-4, 1B, 2 RBI (18), BB
  • Tyler Naquin (CF): 1-3, 2B, RBI (26), SF, R, BB, K (14 game hitting streak)

Wednesday’s Transactions: OF Anthony Gallas promoted to Akron from Carolina, LHP Matt Packer placed on 7-Day DL

Thursday’s Matchup: Binghamton Mets (35-30) @ Akron Rubberducks (39-27) at 7:00 PM

Thursday’s Pitching Matchup: Mets RHP Greg Peavey (3-1, 3.56) vs. Rubberducks RHP Joe Colon (5-3, 2.91)

High-A Carolina: Game vs. Potomac Nationals cancelled due to rain

Wednesday’s Transactions: OF Anthony Gallas promoted to Akron, C Ryan Battaglia assigned to Carolina from Mahoning Valley

Thursday’s Matchup: Carolina Mudcats (28-35) @ Wilmington Blue Rocks (30-34) at 7:05 PM

Thursday’s Pitching Matchup: Mudcats LHP Ryan Merritt (6-2, 1.66) vs. Blue Rocks RHP Christian Binford (3-3, 2.39)

Low-A Lake County: Fell to the South Bend Silver Hawks 5-3

  • Torsten Boss (DH): 1-4, 3B, 2 RBI (4), R, K
  • Richard Stock (C): 1-3, 1B, RBI (7), K
  • Justin Brantley (RP): 2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, BB, K (Professional Debut)
  • Trevor Frank (RP): 1 IP, 1 H,

Thursday’s Matchup: Lake County Captains (24-42) @ South Bend Silver Hawks (39-26) at 7:05 PM

Thursday’s Pitching Matchup: Captains RHP Robbie Aviles (1-1, 1.70) vs. Silver Hawks RHP John Omahen (1-1, 1.93)

Minor League Player of the Day: Joe Wendle/Ronny Rodriguez


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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