McCann's Late Heroics Lead LFT (5/15 Recaps)

McCann went 1-for-4.

Each morning, check in for the Minor League Recap Blog. Get all of the results from the games, the latest standings and a daily recap of the previous day's action. Featured performance: James McCann's eighth-inning single scored two runs as Lakeland rallied for a late win.

May 15th Games


AAA Toledo Mud Hens
22-17, 2nd in West Division

Team R H E
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 2 6 3
Toledo 8 12 3

Brad Eldred's 16th homer of the season led the Toledo offense. Eldred went 1-for-4 with three RBIs. Quintin Barry also went 1-for-4 with three RBIs. Toledo scored three in the third inning to take a lead they wouldn't lose. Thad Weber got the start and gave up two runs (one earned) over six innings. Weber gave up five hits while striking out six.

AA Erie Seawolves
19-18, 3rd in Eastern Division

Team R H E
Akron 8 9 0
Erie 1 4 1

Zack Segovia gave up six earned runs in three innings as Erie's six-game winning streak was snapped. On the other side, the SeaWolves bats were quiet most of the night, with the lone run coming on a solo home run by Ben Guez in the ninth inning. Guez went 2-for-4. Brandon Douglas and Rawley Bishop each went 1-for-4.

High-A Lakeland Flying Tigers
20-16, 2nd in North Division

Team R H E
Lakeland 5 8 1
Tampa 3 10 3

James McCann hit a two-RBI single in the top of the eighth to give Lakeland the lead, and the Flying Tigers held on for the win. McCann went 1-for-4. Bryan Flynn gave up two runs (one earned) in six innings in the start and left with a 3-2 lead. But Ryan Woolley gave up a run in the bottom of the seventh. Woolley ended up with the win after McCann's hit. Bruce Rondon gave up two hits, but picked up the save. Nick Castellanos went 3-for-5 with an RBI and two runs scored.

Low-A West Michigan Whitecaps
18-21, T-6th in Eastern Division

Team R H E
West Michigan 4 8 1
Fort Wayne 5 9 1

Melvin Mercedes gave up two runs in the bottom of the eighth as Fort Wayne stole a late victory. Kyle Ryan gave up three runs (two earned) in 5 2/3 innings. Mercedes pitched the final 2 1/3 innings. Brandon Loy went 1-for-3 with a solo home run, his first of the season. Jason Krizan went 1-for-4 with a solo home run. Chad Wright went 2-for-4 with a run scored as the only Whitecap to record multiple hits.

VSL Tigers
1-1, T-2nd in Eastern Division

Team R H E
Phillies 3 5 1
Tigers 0 6 4

Eduardo Jimenez threw five scoreless innings in the start, but left in a scoreless game. Junior Camaripano gave up a run in the sixth, but lasted for three innings. The Phillies added two runs in the ninth off Adenson Verastegui. Arvicent Perez went 2-for-3 as the lone Tiger with multiple hits. Anderson Yance went 1-for-4 with a double.

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