Batavia Muckdogs ended the week with two victories to finish the week with a 4-3
Arquimedes Nieto has posted an a microscopic 0.90 ERA in 20 innings. Ramon Delgado hurled eight innings of one run baseball during the week. Adam Riefer now has five saves but his ERA is still above six. Jason Buursma has yet to allow an earned run in 9.1 innings. Scott Gorgen now has 17 strikeouts in only 12 innings.
Outfielder Shane Peterson is hitting .464 over his last nine games. Frederick Parejo has put together a six game hitting streak (.385). Second baseman Jose Garcia also has a six game hitting streak (.391). Catcher Blake Murphy has driven in nine runs in his last 10 games. After a slow start, catcher Charlie Cutler has put together a five game hit streak (.353).
Left-hander Hector Cardenas was tagged for three runs in only a third of an inning in his last appearance. Daniel Richardson had an outing in which he allowed four earned runs in a third of an inning but bounced back for a shutout inning in his next outing. Lefty George Brown has allowed five earned runs in his last five innings.
Who's On the Move
LaCurtis Mayes made the move from
New York-Penn League
record of 13-11, the Muckdogs are tied for second place, four games behind first
Shane Peterson ranks first in the league in on base percentage and fourth in the league in batting. Jon Edwards ranks first in slugging, fifth in on base percentage, and fifth in home runs. Jose Garcia is sixth in runs and fifth in stolen bases.
Nieto's ERA is the fourth best in the league while Adam Reifer ranks fourth in the league in saves.
team ERA of 3.37 is the sixth best while
Muckdogs rank as the top on base percentage club in the league and second in
The team ranks next to last in attendance with an average of just over 1,400 fans.
Muckdogs will start a three game series with
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