Daily Farm Round-Up: 9-9-13
The TinCaps were the only team that played tonight. Unfortunately, they lost to the Silver Hawks 9-5 and were eliminated from the playoffs. The TinCaps’ starter, Joe Ross, struggled. Ruben Mejia stopped the bleeding and threw 2.2 scoreless innings, but the TinCaps were unable to recover.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: Luis Domoromo
Pitching Player of the Day: Ruben Mejia
San Antonio Missions: DNP
Fort Wayne TinCaps 5, South Bend Silver Hawks 9
Mallex Smith-DH: 1-4, RBI, K, Run scored
Alberth Martinez-CF: 0-3, BB
Gabriel Quintana-3B: 1-3, 2K, Run scored
Hunter Renfroe-RF: 1-4, 2B, RBI, K, Run scored
Luis Domoromo-LF: 2-4, RBI, K
Tyler Stubblefield-SS: 1-4, 2B, 2K, Run scored
Joe Ross-SP: 4.2 IP, 8H, 6R, 5ER, BB, 3K, HR Allowed (L, 1-1)
Ruben Mejia-RP: 2.2 IP, 2H, 0R, 0BB, 3K
Notes: Fort Wayne lost the 3rd and final game of their series against the Silver Hawks. Joe Ross struggled over his 4.2 innings of work as he allowed 6 runs (5 earned) on 8 hits. South Bend scored 5 runs in the 5th and the TinCaps were unable to dig themselves out of that hole. Hunter Renfroe finished the postseason hitting .389 with 1 home run and 4 RBI.