Detroit Tigers Minor League Baseball Commentary and Analysis
[powered by WordPress.]
Brooks Brown was pummeled for nine runs on seven hits and four walks in just 2 2/3 innings in the SeaWolves 10-9 loss to Bowie. What was probably most impressive about this game was even after being down 10-0, the Wolves made a play at things with an eight run fifth inning. Still, their comeback fell short. Brown fell to 4-4 and Cory Hamilton had a nice outing. He gave up a run on five hits with three strikeouts in 4 2/3 innings of relief.
Michael Bertram had the big blast with a grand slam in the eight run fifth inning. Andy Bouchie hit a three run home run earlier in the inning. The Wolves needed just six hits for their nine runs because of the two big home runs.
Brooks Brown fell to 3-3 on the season with a rough start in the SeaWolves 5-3 loss to Akron. He gave up four runs on six hits and two walks with four strikeouts in six innings.
Andy Dirks went two for four with a pair of runs. Wilkin Ramirez drove in two with his fifteenth home run of the season.
Brooks Brown improved to 3-1 with an awesome start in the SeaWolves 4-0 win over Bowie. He didn’t give up a hit in five shutout innings. Ramon Garcia pitched four shutout innings to close out the game and he picked up his first save of the season.
Justin Henry went three for four with two doubles, a walk and a run. Michael Bertram went two for three with a walk, a double and a run.
After losing their first eight games, Erie has now won their last two and this time it was behind a nice outing by Andrew Oliver. He gave up just a run on three hits and two walks with three strikeouts in six innings. Brooks Brown picked up his first save with three innings of solid relief. He gave up a run on three hits with two strikeouts.
Cale Iorg went one for three with a home run, two runs and two RBIs. Andy Dirks went two for four with two RBIs and a run in the 8-2 win.
Brooks Brown fell to 3-13 on the season with a rough start in the Hens 7-2 loss to the Clippers. He gave up six runs on six hits and two walks in five innings.
Maxwell Leon drove in both Hens runs with a two run shot in the ninth. Mike Gosse and Jeff Frazier both went two for four.
The Hens couldn’t get anything going at the plate as they lost to the Indians 3-0. Mike Hessman singled and drew two walks and nobody reached base more then once.
Brooks Brown took the loss despite a solid start. He gave up three runs on three hits with five walks and three strikeouts in seven innings.
The Mud Hens couldn’t get anything going at the plate as they were held to four hits in a 5-0 loss to the Louisville Bats. Scott Sizemore doubled for the lone extra base hit and Jeff Frazier was the only other Mud Hen to reach base twice with a pair of walks (Sizemore walked once).
Brooks Brown took the loss and he fell to 3-11. He gave up three runs on six hits and two walks with a strikeout in three innings of work.
There were plenty of hitting stars in the Hens 11-10 win over Buffalo but Scott Sizemore led the pack with two home runs. He belted a two run shot in the eighth and then he hit belted the game winner with a solo shot in the ninth. Brent Clevlen also had a nice game and he went three for four with a home run, two runs and two RBIs. In all, the Hens picked up five home runs in the contest.
Josh Rainwater gave up two ninth inning runs but he was in the right place at the right time to pick up the win. He improved to 1-3. Brooks Brown had a rough start and he gave up five runs in 3 1/3 innings.
A solid start by Brooks Brown went to waste as the Hens fell to the Chiefs 3-2. Brown fell to 3-8 and he gave up three runs on four hits and two walks with three strikeouts in seven innings.
Brent Dlugach went three for five with two doubles, and a run. Jeff Frazier doubled twice in the loss.
Brooks Brown had a tough start and he fell to 2-7 on the season in the Hens 4-2 loss to the Bats. He gave up four runs (all in the third) on nine hits and two walks with three strikeouts in five innings.
Will Rhymes went three for five with a run in the loss. Wilkin Ramirez went two for four with a walk and an RBI.
It’s bad enough when you pick up just two hits in a contest but it’s even worse when you get an extra inning and all you can still manage is a pair of hits. Mike Hessman drove in the lone run and he didn’t get a hit and Brent Dlugach singled and he scored the lone run.
A fantastic start by Brooks Brown went to waste. He gave up one run on five hits and two walks with four strikeouts in seven innings. Ron Chiavacci gave up the tenth inning run andhe fell to 1-5 on the season.
Brent Clevlen had a big day at the plate in the Hens 9-4 win over the Rochester Red Wings. He went three for four with three RBIs. Mike Hessman and Max St. Pierre also pitched in with home runs.
Brooks Brown picked up his first win of the season and he improved to 1-6. He gave up four runs on eight hits and three walks with three strikeouts in 5 1/3 innings.
Brooks Brown fell to 0-6 on the season with a rough start in the Hens 7-3 loss to the SWB Yankees. He gave up six runs (five earned) on seven hits and three walks with five strikeouts in 4 1/3 innings.
Brent Cleven was the hitting star in the loss. He went three for four with a home run and two RBIs. Max St. Pierre went two for four with a double and an RBI.
The Hens lost to the Knights and once again they struggled to scored runs. Don Kelly continued his hot hitting and he went three for three while Will Rhymes went three for four with a walk but the rest of the team managed just three hits. One of the Hens runs came on Dusty Ryan’s solo homer in the second inning. It was his eighth of the year.
Brooks Brown took the loss and he fell to 0-3 since joining the Hens. He gave up three runs on seven hits and two walks with two strikeouts in eight innings.
Brooks Brown improved to 1-0 on the season with an exceptional outing in the SeaWolves 3-1 win over Altoona. He gave up just three hits and a walk with one strikeout in seven shutout innings. Cody Satterwhite got the final batter of the game out and he picked up his second save of the season.
Brennan Boesch went two for four with a double, a run and an RBI. Alex Avila doubled and drew a walk.
Brooks Brown didn’t get the win in this one, but he did about all he could to make sure the SeaWolves did walk away with a victory. He gave up just four hits and two walks with three strikeouts in five shutout innings while Ramon Garcia got the victory despite giving up the lone Curve run. Cody Satterwhite closed the game out and he gave up a hit and a walk but he struck out two in the ninth to pick up his first save of the season.
Ryan Strieby was in the middle of both Erie runs in the 2-1 win. He singled, doubled, drove in a run and scored. Scott Sizemore was the only other Erie hitter to have two hits.
The win puts Erie at an impressive 4-0. They’ll get a day off tomorrow before Bowie heads to town.
[powered by WordPress.]
28 queries. 2.612 seconds