Last week wasn’t as glamorous for the Lake County Captains in comparison to others as they went 1-5. Three of their losses were one-run games and it was the bullpen that let the team down in most of the decisions. As they return home for a week, perhaps the team will find friendlier outcomes in the confines on Classic Park this week.
Richard Stock, C3 G, .600 BA, .600 OBP, 1.200 OPS, 8-for-13, 1 R, 0 RBI, 3:0 K:BB
Stock hit a bit of a slump in June as he hit .175 for the month, but July has been a huge turnaround for him offensively. Through his last 10 games, he’s hit .472 – though only one of those 17 hits was for extra bases. Stock hits for average but he doesn’t drive the ball, which may be concerning when combined with his lack of walks.
Grant Sides, RHP2 G, 0-0, 0.00, 4 IP, 1 H, 4:2 K:BB
Sides’ return to Lake County has fared him well so far. He struggled in high-A Carolina before his demotion, so it seems he has some things to work on. Sides wore a Captains’ un...