Batavia Muckdogs won four games and dropped three over the past week to stand
one game out of first place.
In his last eight innings spanning two games, Arquimedes Nieto has allowed only one hit and has struck out 10. Thomas Eager has posted a 1.70 in 42.1 innings this season. Adam Reifer has earned 16 saves while striking out 29 batters in 21 innings.
On August 10, Josh Hester was tagged for five runs in only three innings.
New York-Penn League
record of 33-23, the Muckdogs are only one game behind first place
Reifer, Sedbrook, Peterson, Jermaine Curtis, and Frederick Parejo will represent
Sedbrook ranks fifth in the league in OBP, seventh in hits, and is tied for third in triples. Peterson ranks eighth in OBP while Jose Garcia has the fourth highest stolen base total.
Nieto's ERA of 1.42 is the best in the league, over a half a run better than Brad Holt who ranks second. His five wins are tied for the fifth best total in the league and he is tied for the best WHIP among those who have qualified. Adam Reifer's 16 saves is the tops among NY-Penn League relievers.
Muckdogs will play the final two games of its three game series with
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