While two teams were making up previously rained out contests, one had Mother Nature wreak havoc on their game as only the Hillcats could muster a win in Game 2 of their doubleheader on Sunday. The IBI's Jake Dungan recaps all the highlights, including Ryan Merritt's tough luck loss and more.
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Nick Pasquale has had a comeback in his career over the last calendar year that has reestablished a good deal of his major league potential. The IBI's Jake Dungan outlines the right-hander's recent success and more in this week's edition of Four Thoughts.
May 12, 2017
If Triston McKenzie is indeed human, he's doing a pretty good job of hiding it, at least on the mound as his 14-strikeout performance this week has created a buzz throughout the Tribe fanbase. It was the highlight of the week for the Hillcats, as the IBI's Jake Dungan writes.
May 12, 2017
There were a couple of early-season roster surprises in the Indians farm system to start the 2017 campaign and they were both in Lynchburg as top prospects Triston McKenzie and Andrew Calica each essentially skipped Lake County after getting limited experience in full-season ball last year. The IBI's Corey Crisan examines the benefits of both aggressive promotions.
Tuesday was a night of great pitching throughout the Indians organization as Triston McKenzie outdid himself by throwing 14 strikeouts while Aaron Civale tossed seven shutout innings. Read about their impressive outings and more as IBI's Nick Roth takes you Around the Farm...
The IBI's Tony Lastoria takes a look at the hot start for lefty Thomas Pannone, what is contributing to it and just how dominant he has been. He also provides some comments from Farm Director James Harris on some players at Triple-A Columbus and High-A Lynchburg...
May 4, 2017
May is upon us and as the summer weather approaches, some key bats are beginning to heat up across the Tribe's minor league affiliates. Jake and Corey break down these hot streaks, discuss Richie Shaffer's big-league potential and continue to search for a winner in our latest Player of the Week picks.
May 3, 2017