August 9th 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: Defeated the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Railriders 5-3

  • Carlos Moncrief (RF): 2-4, 2B, HR (11), 2 RBI (59), R, K
  • Giovanny Urshela (3B): 2-4, 1B, 2B, R
  • Audy Ciriaco (2B): 1-4, HR (14), RBI (62), R, K
  • Francisco Lindor/Elliot Johnson: 2B each
  • Toru Murata (SP): 6 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 2 K
  • Bullpen (Josh Outman, JC Ramirez, Austin Adams): 3 IP, 1 H, 2 BB, 2 K 

Sunday’s Matchup: Columbus Clippers (65-56) @ Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (57-63) at 1:05 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: Clippers RHP Tyler Cloyd (9-6, 4.03) vs. RailRiders LHP Nik Turley (1-2, 6.43)

Double-A Akron: Fell to the New Hampshire Fisher Cats 5-2

  • Justin Toole (3B): 3-4, 3 1B, R
  • Erik Gonzalez (SS): 2-4, 2 1B, RBI (10)
  • Alex Lavisky (C): 2-4, 1B, 2B (9 game hitting streak)
  • Louis Head (RP): 1.2 IP, 3 K 
  • Enosil Tejeda (RP): 1 IP, 1 H, 3 K

Sunday’s Matchup: New Hampshire Fisher Cats (58-62) @ Akron RubberDucks (65-56) at 2:05 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: Fisher Cats RHP Casey Lawrence (9-5, 2.85) vs. Rubberducks RHP Duke von Schamann (6-6, 3.83)

High-A Carolina: Game with Myrtle Beach was suspended in the 11th inning due to rain. Will resume on Sunday at 1:05 PM. Score is tied 2-2.

  • D.J. Brown (SP): 6 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 6 K
  • Jacob Lee (RP): 3.2 IP, 4 K

Saturday’s Transactions: RHP Michael Peoples was activated off the DL, RHP Luis Dejesus assigned to Lake County

Sunday’s Matchup: Myrtle Beach Pelicans () vs. Carolina Mudcats () at 2:00 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: Pelicans LHP Chad James (3-1, 3.48) vs. Mudcats RHP Cole Sulser (4-10, 5.52)

Low-A Lake County: Defeated the Fort Wayne Tincaps 5-2

  • Richard Stock (C): 2-4, 1B, HR (4), 2 RBI (23), R, K
  • Nellie Rodriguez (1B): 2-4, 1B, 2B, R, K
  • Claudio Bautista (2B): 1-3, HR (11), RBI (47), R, BB
  • Dace Kime (SP): 5.2 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 1 BB, 5 K, HBP
  • Robbie Aviles (RP): W (2-1), 2.1 IP, 2 H, HBP
  • Carlos Melo (RP): Sv (1), 1 IP, 1 BB, 1 K 

Saturday’s Transactions: RHP Jimmy Stokes was placed on the DL, RHP Luis Dejesus assigned from Carolina

Sunday’s Matchup: Lake County Captains (23-24, 50-67) @ Fort WayneTincaps (22-26, 52-65) at 1:05 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: Captains LHP Luis Lugo (5-9, 5.62) vs. Tincaps LHP Jeffery Enloe (4-3, 2.83)

Short-Season Mahoning Valley: Defeated the Staten Island Yankees 11-6

  • Francisco Mejia (C): 3-6, 2 1B, 2B, R, K
  • David Armendariz (LF): 3-5, 3 1B, R, K
  • Ordomar Valdez/Greg Allen: 2-5, 2 1B, RBI (Allen-2 SB, 2 R)
  • Yonathan Mendoza (SS): 1-2, 1B, RBI (16), 3 BB, 3 R, SB
  • Leo Castillo (1B): 1-4, 1B, SF, 3 RBI (36), BB, K
  • Steven Patterson (2B): 0-4, 2 RBI (16), 2 SF, R
  • J.P. Feyereisen (RP): 1 scoreless IP

Notes: Francisco Mejia, Taylor Murphy, Greg Allen and Sean Brady were named to the 2014 NYPL All-Star Team.

Sunday’s Matchup: Staten Island Yankees (26-29) @ Mahoning Valley Scrappers (24-31) at 5:05 PM

Sunday’s Pitching Matchup: Yankees RHP David Palladino (4-4, 4.50) vs. Scrappers RHP Jordan Carter (1-1, 1.76)

Rookie League Arizona: Off Day

Sunday’s Matchup: AZL Dodgers (16-23) @ AZL Indians (25-13) at 10:00 PM

Dominican Summer League: Defeated the DSL Rays 3-2

  • Jose Medina (1B): 3-5, 3 1B, R
  • Juan Garcia (LF): 3-4, 2 1B, 2B, K, CS
  • Miguel Eladio (SS): 2-4, 2 1B, K
  • Junior Soto (CF): 1-4, 1B, 2 RBI (18), BB, K
  • Jorma Rodriguez (3B): 1-1, 1B, SF, RBI (29), 3 BB, R
  • Cesar Ventura (RP): W (5-2), 3 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 BB, 1 K
  • Henry Martinez (RP): Sv (6), 2.2 IP, 1 H, 3 K

Sunday’s Matchup: Off Day

Minor League Player of the Day: Carlos Moncrief 

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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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