July 26th Games
AAA Toledo Mud Hens - Toledo 7, Norfolk 4
48-57, 4th in West Division
Brandon Inge kicked off his Toledo debut with a big game, going 3-for-4 with a double and a home run, driving in four runs total. Brayan Villarreal got the start, giving up four runs in 5 2/3 innings of work. Daniel Schlereth got the win in relief, tossing 1 1/3 innings of scoreless baseball. Ryan Perry earned his fifth save for tossing two shutout innings with a pair of strikeouts to close the game out. Ryan Strieby also went 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI.
AA Erie Seawolves - Erie 14, Richmond 3
48-55, 5th in Western Division
Seven SeaWolves drove in runs in the club's big win. Audy Ciriaco led the way, going 3-for-5 with a triple, scoring three times and driving in three. John Murrian also added two hits including a double and drove in three runs. Francisco Martinez had a strong game as well, managing four hits, scoring three runs, and driving in a pair. Bryan Pounds and Brandon Douglas also each drove in two. Jared Gayhart got the win in relief for allowing two runs in 3 2/3 innings after L.J. Gagnier got the start and allowed a run in 2 1/3 innings.
A+ Lakeland Flying Tigers – Palm Beach 10, Lakeland 3
13-17, 6th in North Division
Shawn Teufel got roughed up as the starter for Lakeland, giving up five runs (four earned) in three innings. Zach Samuels tossed three shutout innings, but Michael Morrison then gave up four more in just 1 1/3 innings. At the plate, Daniel Fields ripped a triple and drove in a run, while Jordan Lennerton and Avisail Garcia also drove in a run each.
A West Michigan Whitecaps - Off Day
16-14, t-4th in Eastern division
SS-A Connecticut Tigers - Off Day
16-20, 3rd in Stedler Division
R GCL Tigers - Tigers 2, Phillies 0
13-19, 5th in North Division
Jack Duffey led the shutout bid for the GCL Tigers, tossing seven shutout innings while allowing just one hit. A trio of relievers helped seal the win, with Montreal Robertson pitching the ninth for his fourth save, striking out a pair in his inning of work. Danry Vasquez had a hit and drove in two runs for the club.
R DSL Tigers - Tigers 3, Angels 2
18-29, 3rd in DSL SPM Division
Gregorio Solano got the start and tossed five shutout innings. Jose Valdez however allowed inherited runners to score to take a blown save, but also was the pitcher of record when the club reclaimed the lead to get the win. Samuel Crafort and Samuel Ortiz each drove in a run, with Crafort's groundout the game winner.
R VSL Tigers - GM1: Pirates 9, Tigers 6
GM2: Tigers 15, Pirates 4
23-37, 6th in VSL
Yorfrank Lopez took the loss in the first game, giving up six runs in 4 1/3 innings. Orlando Villaroel gave up three more runs in one inning. Jose Soledad had two hits including a double and drove in three runs. Jose Tablante got the win in the second game, giving up a run in five innings. Soledad had three hits, scored twice and drove in a run. Gabriel Tenia had two hits including a double and had three RBI. Orvin Tovar also added two hits, two runs and two RBI.
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