April 15th Minor League Daily

Every night throughout the 2015 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

Wednesday’s Transactions: RHP Shaun Marcum outrighted to Columbus from Cleveland after clearing waivers

Thursday’s Matchup: Columbus Clippers (3-3) @ Toledo Mud Hens (4-2) at 4:00 PM (DH)

Thursday’s Pitching Matchup Game 1: Clippers RHP Danny Salazar (1-0, 0.00) vs. Mud Hens LHP Kyle Ryan (0-0, 5.79)

Thursday’s Pitching Matchup Game 2: Clippers RHP Toru Murata (0-0, 0.00) vs. Mud Hens RHP Tim Melville (0-1, 9.00)

 

Double-A Akron: Defeated the Trenton Thunder 2-1

  • Jeremy Lucas (1B): 2-3, 2 1B, BB, R, K
  • Jake Lowery (C): 1-4, 1B, RBI (1), SB
  • Will Roberts (SP): W (1-0), 6 IP, 3 H, 1 BB, 1 K
  • Josh Martin (RP): Sv (1), 1.1 IP, 2 K

Thursday’s Matchup: Akron RubberDucks (3-3) @ Altoona Curve (3-3) at 6:00 PM

Thursday’s Pitching Matchup: RubberDucks RHP Cody Anderson (0-1, 1.42) vs. Curve RHP Jason Creasy (0-0, 0.00)

High-A Lynchburg Game 1: Fell to the Frederick Keys 7-0

  • Eric Haase/Paul Hendrix: 2B each

Game 2: Fell to the Frederick Keys 4-3

  • Bradley Zimmer (CF): 2-3, 2 1B, RBI (2), BB
  • Paul Hendrix (3B): 1-3, 1B, SF, RBI (2), K
  • Clint Frazier (RF): 1-3, 1B, BB, HBP, R, K
  • Michael Peoples (SP): 5 IP, 2 H, 1 BB, 6 K
  • Nick Pasquale (RP): 0.1 IP, 1 K

Thursday’s Matchup: Potomac Nationals (3-4) @ Lynchburg Hillcats (2-5) at 6:30 PM

Thursday’s Pitching Matchup: Nationals RHP Brian Rauh (1-0, 0.00) vs. Hillcats RHP Adam Plutko (0-1, 1.50)

Low-A Lake County: Fell to the West Michigan Whitecaps 2-1

  • Francisco Mejia (C): 1-3, 2B
  • Greg Allen (CF): 1-3, 1B, RBI (4), BB, K
  • Dace Kime (SP): L (0-2), 6.1 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 4 K
  • Jordan Carter (RP): 2.2 IP, 1 H, 2 BB

Wednesday’s Transactions: INF/OF Taylor Murphy assigned from Extended Spring Training

Thursday’s Matchup: West Michigan Whitecaps (3-4) @ Lake County Captains (3-4) at 6:30 PM

Thursday’s Pitching Matchup: Whitecaps RHP Jeff Thompson (0-1, 7.71) vs. Captains LHP Anderson Polanco (0-1, 5.40)

Minor League Player of the Day: Will Roberts

 

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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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