The Chihuahuas, Missions, and Storm all won close games tonight. Led by starter Jason Lane, the Chihuahuas managed to shutout the Aces while Jace Peterson and Alberth Martinez led the Missions and the Storm to victory, respectively.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: Alberth Martinez
Pitching Prospect of the Day: Jason Lane
El Paso Chihuahuas 2, Reno Aces 0
Rico Noel – CF: 2-4...
Summary: The TinCaps were dominated by one of the best young staffs the organization has sent out to the Midwest League in a long time. Despite not having one of the more potent offensive attacks, they played well enough to advance to the Eastern Division Championship Series before losing to South Bend.
At the plate, the team struggled for power with a .381 slugging percentage, and...
The Captains held a 3-0 lead after the top of the seventh, but the TinCaps came back in the bottom of the seventh to grab the 4-3 victory.
Lake County had runs from center fielder Logan Vick and designated hitter Richard Stock, in addition to a home run from right fielder Jorge Martinez. Stock is also on a 14-game hitting streak.
All four of the TinCaps' runs came in the...
Wisler and Hedges lead the Storm to only their 2nd win in their last 11 contests. Walker Weickel pitches into the 6th for the first time in his career, but it was an 8th inning grand slam by Alberth Martinez that led the Tin Caps to victory. Ross makes his first rehab outing but struggles in a shutout loss to Tacoma. Finally Sampson struggles early in his first start back in AA.