2014 Minor League Playoff Preview

Three teams in the Indians minor league system begin the playoffs on Wednesday. The Arizona Rookie League team won the AZL title on Monday night. Listed below are the first round games and pitching matchups if available.

Triple-A:

Governor’s Cup Semifinals: Columbus Clippers (West Division Champions) vs. Durham Bulls (South Division Champions)

9/3-Game 1: Bulls @ Clippers at 7:05 PM (Bulls RHP Alex Colome (7-6, 3.77) vs. Clippers RHP Kyle Davies (9-8, 4-11))

9/4-Game 2: Bulls @ Clippers at 7:05 PM (Bulls LHP Enny Romero (5-11, 5.40) vs. Clippers RHP Tyler Cloyd (10-8, 3.89))

9/5-Game 3: Clippers @ Bulls at 7:05 PM (Clippers RHP Shaun Marcum (1-0, 2.35) vs. Bulls RHP Matt Andriese (11-8, 3.77))

9/6-Game 4: Clippers @ Bulls at 1:05 PM (if necessary)

9/7-Game 5: Clippers @ Bulls at 5:05 PM (if necessary)

Double-A: 

Eastern League Western Division Series: Akron Rubberducks (Western Division Wild-Card) vs. Richmond Flying Squirrels (Western Division Champion)

9/3-Game 1: Flying Squirrels @ Rubberducks at 6:35 PM (Flying Squirrels LHP Adalberto Mejia (7-9, 4.67) vs. Rubberducks RHP Duke von Schamann (8-8, 4.20))

9/4-Game 2: Flying Squirrels @ Rubberducks at 6:35 PM (Flying Squirrels LHP Jack Snodgrass (11-6, 3.56) vs. Rubberducks RHP Will Roberts (12-12, 4.08))

9/5-Game 3: Rubberducks @ Flying Squirrels at 7:05 PM (Rubberducks RHP Cody Anderson (4-11, 5.44) vs. Flying Squirrels LHP Ty Blach (8-8, 3.13))

9/6-Game 4: Rubberducks @ Flying Squirrels at 6:05 PM (if necessary)

9/7-Game 5: Rubberducks @ Flying Squirrels at 1:35 PM (if necessary)

Low-A: 

Midwest League Eastern Division Semifinals: Lake County Captains (2nd Half Division Champions) vs. South Bend Silver Hawks (1st Half Division Wild-Card)

9/3-Game 1: Silver Hawks @ Captains at 7:00 PM (Silver Hawks LHP Anthony Banda (9-6, 3.03) vs. Captains RHP Mitch Brown (8-8, 3.31))

9/4-Game 2: Captains @ Silver Hawks at 7:05 PM (Captains LHP Anderson Polanco (3-0, 1.95) vs. Silver Hawks RHP Blake Perry (9-6, 4.21))

9/5-Game 3: Captains @ Silver Hawks at 7:35 PM (if necessary)

Follow @IndiansSystem on Twitter for updates every night on the games. The Minor League Daily will post every day as long as a Indians’ affiliate is still in the running!

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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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