MiLB Recaps: Crosby Makes First Appearance

Each morning, check in for the Minor League Recap Blog. Get all of the results from the games, the latest standings and the daily blog recapping the previous day's action. Featured performance: Casey Crosby made his first official appearance of the season, starting for the GCL Tigers.

June 22nd Games

AAA Toledo Mud Hens – LOUISVILLE 3, TOLEDO 2
40-32, 2nd in West Division

AA Erie SeaWolves - GM1: ERIE 8, TRENTON 2
GM2: TRENTON 8, ERIE 3

31-39, 6th in Western Division

A+ Lakeland Flying Tigers – GM1: DAYTONA 2, LAKELAND 1
GM2: LAKELAND 6, DAYTONA 4

36-33, 4th in North Division

A West Michigan Whitecaps - ALL STAR BREAK
26-43, 8th in Eastern Division

SS-A Connecticut Tigers - VERMONT 6, CONNECTICUT 2
2-3, t-2nd in Stedler Division

R GCL Tigers - BRAVES 8, TIGERS 2
1-1, t-3rd in North Division

R VSL Tigers - CARDINALS 8, TIGERS 7
12-15, 6th in VSL

R DSL Tigers - BRAVES 3, TIGERS 1
7-13, 5th in SPM

The Mud Hens dropped a 3-2 battle with Louisville on Tuesday. Ryan Ketchner got the start and a no decision, giving up two runs on seven hits in six innings of work. Brendan Wise took the loss in relief for allowing the go ahead run to score in his two innings of work. Job Weber blasted a solo home run for the club, while Wilkin Ramirez drove in the club's other run.

The SeaWolves split their two games on Tuesday, completing an earlier game before falling in the second game. Brooks Brown went the distance again for the 'Wolves, giving up two runs on four hits in the full nine innings. He also struck out nine. At the plate, Michael Bertram belted a two run homer and drove in three runs total while Cale Iorg also added a solo blast. Thad Weber got roughed up for the club, giving up eight runs on eight hits in 5 2/3 innings of work. Justin Henry drove in a pair of runs from the bottom of the order.

The Flying Tigers also split a doubleheader, making up Monday's rainout, falling 2-1 but taking the second game 6-4. Adam Wilk went the distance in the first game and took the loss, giving up two runs in seven innings of work. Alden Carrithers had two hits and scored the club's only run, being driven in by Rawley Bishop. Wilfredo Ramirez got the start in game two but struggled, giving up four runs (three earned) in 2 1/3 innings before exiting. Tyler Conn got the win for tossing 1 1/3 innings of scoreless baseball. Lester Oliveros picked up his eighth save as well. At the plate, Bishop ripped a three run homer while Billy Nowlin added three hits and scored twice.

The Connecticut Tigers fell to Vermont again on Tuesday, this time dropping their game 6-2. Lance Baxter got the start and took the loss, giving up four runs in three innings of work. Matt Mansilla had three hits and drove in a run for the club, while Alexander Nunez scored both of the team's runs.

The GCL Tigers picked up their first win of the young season, topping the GCL Braves 4-3. Casey Crosby got the start as he works his way back from an arm injury that has limited him this spring. Crosby gave up two runs (one earned) on four hits in four innings of work. Tim Mowry got the win in relief, tossing two shutout innings. Bruce Rondon pitched the ninth for his first save of the year. Juaner Aguasvivas had a pair of doubles and an RBI for the club, while Gabriel Purroy added two hits and two RBI.

The VSL Tigers fell to the VSL Cardinals 8-7 on Tuesday. Johan Belisario got the start and a no decision, giving up four runs (three earned) in three innings of work. Danny Hernandez took the loss for giving up a pair of runs (just one earned) in relief. Jose Soledad and Eugenio Suarez each drove in two runs for the team.

The DSL Tigers fell to the DSL Braves 3-1 on Tuesday. Edgar De La Rosa took the loss, giving up three runs (two earned) in five innings of work. Yinny Calderon and Gregorio Solano combined to keep the DSL Braves off the scoreboard the rest of the game, but the offense couldn't muster a comeback. Samuel Ortiz drove in the team's only run.

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