MiLB Recaps: Erie Sweeps Doubleheader

Ciriaco had two doubles and four RBI

Each morning, check in for the Minor League Recap Blog. Get all of the results from the games, the latest standings and the daily blog recapping the previous day's action. Featured performance: Behind a pair of two RBI games from Audy Ciriaco, Erie swept a doubleheader on Tuesday.

August 16th Games

AAA Toledo Mud Hens - Buffalo 3, Toledo 2
59-66, 4th in West Division

Brendan Wise allowed the game winning run in the bottom of the ninth to take the loss - he allowed two runs in 2 2/3 innings of work. Ramon Garcia got the start and allowed one run in 5 2/3 innings. He also walked two and struck out five. Brandon Inge went 2-for-3 with a solo home run, while Will Rhymes went 4-for-5 with a double.

AA Erie Seawolves - GM1: Erie 6, Trenton 0
GM2: Erie 8, Trenton 2

59-63, 5th in Western Division

Erie took a pair of games from Trenton on Tuesday. Jay Voss went the distance in the first game, tossing a complete game three hitter, with a walk and five strikeouts. Audy Ciriaco went 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI, while Rawley Bishop also drove in a pair of runs. Jamie Johnson finally went 3-for-4 with a triple and scored twice. Drew Smyly got the start and the win in the second game, allowing two runs in five innings with two walks and five strikeouts. Luis Marte pitched the final two innings to earn the save. Bishop hit a two run homer, while Ciriaco posted a mirror line, with two hits including a double and two RBI again.

A+ Lakeland Flying Tigers – Lakeland 12, Tampa 5
22-27, 6th in North Division

Lakeland hammered their way to victory behind 12 runs, including a seven run ninth inning. Mark Sorensen got the start and gave up five runs in five innings, but just one earned. Kenny Faulk tossed two scoreless innings with three strikeouts at the end of the game to pick up the win. Jordan Lennerton went 4-for-6 with a two run homer, while Michael Rockett went 2-for-5 with a double and four RBI. Avisail Garcia also had three hits including a double, scoring twice and driving in one.

A West Michigan Whitecaps - Off Day
26-24, t-5th in Eastern division

SS-A Connecticut Tigers - All-Star Break
25-28, 2nd in Stedler Division

R GCL Tigers - Braves 7, Tigers 5
22-28, 4th in North Division

Edgar De La Rosa gave up six runs in 6 1/3 innings to take the loss for the GCL Tigers. Guido Knudson allowed a run in 1 2/3 innings. Ryan Soares went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and two RBI. James McCann also had two hits including a double and drove in two runs.

R DSL Tigers - No Report
23-40, 4th in DSL SPM Division

R VSL Tigers - End of Season
28-43, 6th in VSL

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