Eldred Walks-Off in Toledo Win (5/20 Recaps)

Each morning, check in for the Minor League Recap Blog. Get all of the results from the games, the latest standings and a daily recap of the previous day's action. Featured performance: Brad Eldred hit a walk-off homer to cap a wild Toledo comeback win.

May 20th Games


AAA Toledo Mud Hens
23-21, 2nd in West Division

Team R H E
Syracuse 2 5 0
Toledo 5 7 0

Brad Eldred hit a pinch-hit three-run walk-off home run as Toledo scored four runs in the ninth for the comeback win. Casey Crosby pitched eight innings in the start, giving up two runs on five hits while striking out six and walking none. Chris Bootcheck pitched a perfect ninth and picked up the win. Justin Henry went 2-for-4 with two runs scored. Matt Young tied the game with a two-out RBI-single before Eldred's homer won the game.

AA Erie Seawolves
20-21, 3rd in Eastern Division

Team R H E
Erie 0 4 1
Altoona 5 4 0

Ramon Garcia struck out eight in seven innings, but gave up four runs (three earned) and didn't get any help from the offense as Erie dropped its third straight. The SeaWolves hit just four singles at the plate. Rob Brantly and Niuman Romero each went 1-for-4.

High-A Lakeland Flying Tigers
22-19, T-2nd in North Division

Team R H E
St. Lucie 1 3 0
Lakeland 2 6 1

Brian Flynn gave up one earned run on three hits over 5 1/3 innings, but left with a no decision. Flynn did walk six while striking out five. Avisail Garcia went 1-for-4 with a triple and a run scored. James McCann went 1-for-3 with an RBI. Lakeland's two runs came in the seven, so Tyler Clark picked up the win after throwing 2 1/3 scoreless innings. Bruce Rondon pitched a perfect 1 1/3 innings to earn his ninth save.

Low-A West Michigan Whitecaps
20-24, T-6th in Eastern Division

Team R H E
South Bend 4 11 0
West Michigan 5 10 1

Steven Moya and Dean Green each homered for West Michigan. Both went 2-for-4, but Green's homer was a two-run shot, while Moya's was a solo that gave the Whitecaps the lead in the eighth. Kyle Ryan gave up four runs (two earned) over seven innings, but Michael Toerrealba picked up the win after allowing just one walk over a scoreless eighth and ninth.

VSL Tigers
2-4, 3rd

Team R H E
-- - - -
Tigers - - -

The Tigers were off Sunday. They will next play Monday.

Like what you see here, and want even more? Sign up for a FREE seven day trial, and check out all that TigsTown has to offer! Including:

- Scouting Reports
- Insider Information
- In-depth Analysis
- Complete Draft Coverage

Sign up for your free trial now!

Follow TigsTown on your favorite social media channel!

TigsTown on Facebook:
Facebook.com/TigsTown

Paul Wezner on Twitter:
@TigsTown

Mark Anderson on Twitter:
@TigsTownMark

Chris Vannini on Twitter:
@ChrisVannini



Tigs Town Top Stories