Minor League Game Summaries 7/18

Keegan Akin
credit: Patrick Cavey/MiLB.COM

Keegan Akin had his strikeout stuff working tonight. He finished with 10 over just five innings of work, allowing two runs on six hits and a walk. Over his last nine starts, he has pitched to a 1.80 ERA over 50 innings, allowing just 27 hits and 18 walks, while striking out 54. He’s the Hangout Milb Player of the Night.

Game 1: (40-55) Tides [AAA] Won 10 to 2

  • Gabriel Ynoa made the start (5 IP, 4 H, ER, 0 BB, 4 K).
  • Chance Sisco went 3-for-4 with three doubles and 4 RBI. He’s batting .287 overall now.
  • Chris Dickerson homered, his 5th of the season.

Game 2: (39-55) Tides [AAA] are Tied 2 to 2

(49-44) Baysox [AA] are Tied 3 to 3

  • David Hess made the start (7 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, 3 BB, 4 K). He now has four quality starts over his last five outings.
  • Austin Wynns hit his 7th home run of the season.
  • Mike Yastrzemski homered, his 10th overall.

(41-52) Keys [A+] Won 5 to 3

(41-51) Shorebirds [A]

  • OFF

(15-12) IronBirds [SS] Won 9 to 1

  • Zac Lowther turned in another solid start (5 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, BB, 5 K) and the 2nd rounder now has a 0.63 ERA over 14.1 innings pitched.
  • Ben Breazeale went 2-for-3 with an RBI and a walk. He’s batting .442 overall.
  • Tristan Graham went 3-for-5 with an RBI.

(9-11) GCL Orioles [R] Won 10 to 7

  • Gray Fenter made the start (2 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, BB, 0 K).
  • 2nd rounder Adam Hall is off to a great start. After collecting three hits yesterday in his pro debut, he finished 3-for-5 today with a double, an RBI, a stolen base, and three runs scored.
  • Lamar Sparks went 3-for-4 with an RBI double and a walk. The 5th round pick is now batting .290 overall.
  • Will Robertson went 2-for-3 with a double and 2 RBI and is batting .338 overall.