Daily Farm Round-Up: 9-5-14
The TinCaps season continues as Fort Wayne knocked off West Michigan 6-2. The TinCaps pitching staff was great while John Nester hit a solo shot and reached base twice.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: John Nester
Pitching Prospect of the Day: Kyle Lloyd
Fort Wayne TinCaps 6, West Michigan Whitecaps 2
Trea Turner – SS: 1-4, 3B, BB, K, 2 Runs scored
Ronnie Richardson – CF: 1-4, 2RBI, 2K, Run scored
Jake Bauers – 1B: 1-4, K, Run scored
Franmil Reyes – DH: 2-4, RBI
Dustin Peterson – 3B: 0-3, BB, K
John Nester – C: 1-3, HR(1), RBI, BB, Run scored
Nick Schulz – LF: 1-3, 2B, BB, 2K
Kyle Lloyd – SP: 5.0 IP, 3H, 1ER, 0BB, 7K (W, 1-0)
Notes: Kyle Lloyd, who very quietly had a great year with the TinCaps, pitched well once again for the TinCaps tonight as Fort Wayne won the elimination game and advances in the playoffs. Dustin Peterson and Nick Schulz both hit .400 over the 3 game series while the TinCaps pitching staff performed well throughout most of the series.