Thompson Throws 4 Scoreless (6/22 Recaps)
Thompson made his debut.
Thompson made his debut.
Senior Staff Writer
Posted Jun 23, 2012
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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: Second-round pick Jake Thompson threw four scoreless innings in his professional debut for GCL.

June 22nd Games


AAA Toledo Mud Hens
31-44, 3rd in West Division

Team R H E
Norfolk 5 11 0
Toledo 1 9 1

Thad Weber gave up four earned runs over 7 1/3 innings and picked up the loss. He allowed 10 hits and struck out three. Justin Henry went 2-for-4 with a double. Bryan Holaday led Toledo at the plate, going 4-for-4 with a run scored. The Mud Hens have lost six of their last seven.

AA Erie Seawolves
35-35, T-3rd in Eastern Division

Team R H E
Binghamtom 12 12 0
Erie 2 12 0

Kelvin De La Cruz allowed six earned runs on six hits over four innings and recorded the loss. He also walked five, while striking out two. Brandon Douglas went 4-for-5 to lead Erie’s offense, but the SeaWolves left 12 on base and went 2-for-10 with runners in scoring position. Jordan Lennerton went 2-for-4, while Nick Castellanos went 0-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored. All 12 Erie hits were singles.

High-A Lakeland Flying Tigers
0-1, 4th in North Division

Team R H E
Lakeland - - -
Tampa - - -

Lakeland’s game at Tampa was postponed. The teams will play on Saturday.

Low-A West Michigan Whitecaps
1-0, T-1st in Eastern Division

Team R H E
South Bend 1 8 4
West Michigan 7 13 0

Wilsen Palacios gave up four hits over five scoreless innings and moved to 8-4 on the season. He also walked three and struck out three. Luis Castillo went 2-for-5 with two doubles, two RBIs and a run scored, while Eugenio Suarez went 2-for-2 with an RBI. Michael Torrealba allowed three hits and one walk over 1 1/3 scoreless innings of relief.

VSL Tigers
13-20, 3rd

Team R H E
Mariners 6 7 1
Tigers 4 10 1

Jose Fuentes allowed six runs (three earned) over 3 2/3 innings and picked up the loss. Orvin Tovar went 2-for-5 with an RBI at the plate, while Jose Ovalles went 1-for-4 with two RBIs. Ugueth Urbina Jr., son of the former Detroit closer, threw six scoreless innings for the Mariners.

DSL Tigers
5-9, 5th in San Pedro de Macoris

Team R H E
-- - - -
-- - - -

There is no box score for the Tigers.

GCL Tigers
4-1, T-1st in GCL North

Team R H E
Blue Jays 1 5 0
Tigers 5 3 3

2012 top pick Jake Thompson gave up one hit over four scoreless innings in his professional debut. He also walked one and struck out six. Gregorio Solan allowed one unearned run over four innings of relief and recorded the save. Austin Schotts went 1-for-4 with a double and two RBIs, while Cory Jensen went 1-for-3 with a double and an RBI.

Connecticut Tigers
1-3, 4th in New York-Penn League Stedler

Team R H E
Tri-City - - -
Connecticut - - -

Connecticut’s game against Tri-City was postponed.

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