Gaynor Walks-Off in DH Split (8/15 Recaps)
Gaynor went 1-for-2 in the second game
Gaynor went 1-for-2 in the second game
Senior Staff Writer
Posted Aug 15, 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: Wade Gaynor's walk-off home run helped Lakeland split a doubleheader.

August 15th Games


AAA Toledo Mud Hens
51-75, 3rd in West Division

Team R H E
Toledo 0 3 1
Syracuse 1 4 1

In the first game of the doubleheader, Casey Crosby allowed the only run in the second inning while lasting the entire six innings. He gave up four hits. Jerad Head, Danny Worth and Don Kelly each went 1-for-3 for all of Toledo’s hits.

Team R H E
Toledo 4 11 1
Syracuse 3 7 1

In the second game, Al Alburquerque picked up the win with 2 2/3 scoreless innings of relief. He allowed three hits and struck out five. Brooks Brown gave up two runs (one earned) in three innings in the start. Justin Henry went 4-for-4 with two runs scored, while Head went 2-for-3 with an RBI.

AA Erie Seawolves
53-69, 6th in Eastern Division

Team R H E
Erie 4 8 2
Bowie 5 10 1

Patrick Cooper gave up four earned runs over five innings and recorded the loss. Jordan Lennerton went 3-for-3 with a home run, a double and two RBIs, while Brandon Douglas went 3-for-4.

High-A Lakeland Flying Tigers
27-24, T-4th in North Division

Team R H E
Daytona 3 5 0
Lakeland 2 4 1

In the first game of the doubleheader, Matt Little allowed an earned run in the top of the seventh and earned the loss. Daniel Schlereth allowed one hit and two walks over 1 2/3 scoreless innings in the start. Tyler Collins went 1-for-3 with a double, an RBI and a run scored, while Curt Casali went 1-for-3 with an RBI.

Team R H E
Daytona 0 5 0
Lakeland 1 2 0

In the second game, Wade Gaynor homered in the bottom of the ninth to give the Flying Tigers a walkoff win. It was just Lakeland’s second hit. Daniel Bennett picked up the win with two scoreless innings of relief. Gaynor went 1-for-2 with two walks, while Hernan Perez went 1-for-3.

Low-A West Michigan Whitecaps
25-26, 6th in Eastern Division

Team R H E
West Michigan 7 10 0
South Bend 1 5 1

The Whitecaps scored six in the eighth inning to break a tie and blow the game open. Brennan Smith allowed one earned run over five innings in the start, but Slade Smith picked up the win with two scoreless innings of relief. Zach Maggard went 2-for-3 with a double, a triple, three RBIs and a run scored, while Jeff McVaney went 2-for-5 with a double and a run scored.

Connecticut Tigers
24-30, 4th in New York-Penn League Stedler

Team R H E
Hudson Valley 2 9 0
Connecticut 0 2 1

Jack Duffey allowed one earned run over four innings in the start, but recorded the loss. Bennett Pickar went 2-for-3 with both Connecticut hits. Tim Kelley gave up one earned run in two innings of relief.

DSL Tigers
25-32, 5th in San Pedro de Macoris

Team R H E
Tigers - - -
Braves - - -

There is no box score for the Tigers’ game at the Braves.

GCL Tigers
33-18, 1st in GCL North

Team R H E
Braves 4 9 2
Tigers 7 13 1

Fernando Perez pitched five scoreless innings in the start and recorded the win. Harold Castro went 2-for-4 with two RBIs, while David Gonzalez went 3-for-4 with a double and two runs scored. Ismael Salgado went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored.

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