Recap: Lakewood went 3-4 on the week, dropping two of three to Greensboro and splitting four with West Virginia. The team sits at 24-20 in third place, three games behind Hickory in the SAL North. Outstanding performances during the week by Jonathan Singleton, Jonathan Villar, and Brody Colvin. On the downside, the Claws lost both Nick Hernandez and Jon Pettibone to shoulder injuries. Continue reading Lakewood Weekly Report (5/17-5/23)
Another depressing weekend in Lehigh Valley, with the ‘Pigs losing each game. See below for details as well as notes.
Friday–Lehigh Valley concluded their series with Louisville, losing 5-2 to the Bats on Friday evening. Former Phillie prospect Matt Maloney shut down the ‘Pigs throwing six innings and giving up just two runs. Brian Mazone started for Lehigh Valley and had a good outing, throwing 7.1 innings allowing only 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while throwing just 91 pitches. A costly error by Cody Ransom made the first inning difficult for Mazone, who gave up an early three run homer. A Melvin Dorta RBI single and a John Mayberry sac fly led to two runs for Lehigh Valley in the first, but that was all the ‘Pigs could muster the whole evening. Louisville added a run in the 4th and another in the 8th for the final margin of victory. Cody Ransom came to the plate with the tying runs on base in the 9th but hit into a game ending double play. Continue reading ‘Pigs Weekend Update