Daily Archives: August 25, 2015

Box Score Recap – 8/24/2015

Clearwater (73-55) beat the Daytona Tortugas 2-0 behind a strong effort from Mark Leiter (6-1, 2.04). Leiter threw four-hit ball for six innings.  He pitched with base runners in five of six innings, and twice faced situations where the Tortugas put their first two men on base. But Leiter induced two double plays or came up with a key strike out to avoid damage from any threats.  He generated a lot of weak contact.  Daytona popped up to infielders four times and into the shallow outfield on two other occasions.  Cody Forsythe came in and struck out two in his one inning.  Alberto Tirado loaded the bases on two walks and  HBP in his one inning.  Ulises Joaquin picked up his 16th save.  In all, the three relievers pitched three no-hit , shutout innings. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 8/24/2015