Henry Homers in Toledo Win (8/17 Recaps)
Henry went 3-for-5.
Henry went 3-for-5.
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Posted Aug 18, 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: Justin Henry homered as the Mud Hens won Friday night.

August 17th Games


AAA Toledo Mud Hens
52-76, 3rd in West Division

Team R H E
Toledo 6 11 0
Syracuse 2 7 2

Drew Smyly gave up two earned runs over 4 2/3 innings in the start, but Luis Marte picked up the win with 2 1/3 perfect innings of relief, with six strikeouts. Danny Dorn went 2-for-5 with a home run, two RBIs and a two runs scored, while Justin Henry went 3-for-5 with a solo home run.

AA Erie Seawolves
53-71, 6th in Eastern Division

Team R H E
Harrisburg 6 13 0
Erie 1 8 1

Jared Gayhart allowed four earned runs over three innings in the start and recorded the loss. Former Tiger Ryan Perry allowed one earned run in a complete game for Harrisburg. Nick Castellanos went 2-for-4 with a solo home run, while James McCann went 1-for-3 with a double.

High-A Lakeland Flying Tigers
28-25, T-3rd in North Division

Team R H E
Dunedin 3 7 0
Lakeland 1 7 1

Warwick Saupold gave up two earned runs over 5 1/3 innings in the start, but recorded the loss. Wade Gaynor went 1-for-4 with an RBI, while Michael Rockett went 2-for-3.

Low-A West Michigan Whitecaps
26-27, 6th in Eastern Division

Team R H E
West Michigan 2 8 0
South Bend 0 4 1

Marcelo Carreno pitched 5 2/3 scoreless innings in the start and picked up the win. Melvin Mercedes pitched a perfect ninth for the same. At the plate, Brandon Loy went 2-for-3, while Eugenio Suarez went 2-for-4 with a run scored.

Connecticut Tigers
25-31, 4th in New York-Penn League Stedler

Team R H E
Hudson Valley 3 8 1
Connecticut 5 6 1

Angel Nesbitt picked up the win with two scoreless innings of relief of Endrys Briceno, who gave up three runs (two earned) over five innings in the start. Jordan Dean went 1-for-4 with two RBIs, while Tim Remes went 1-for-3 with a double and an RBI.

DSL Tigers
27-33, 4th in San Pedro de Macoris

Team R H E
Tigers 14 15 1
Brewers 5 5 1

Victor Ovalles went 4-for-5 with a double, three RBIs and two runs scored to lead the Tigers offense. Carlos Lara allowed two earned runs over five innings in the start and picked up the win. Juan Alcantara picked up a four-inning save. Felix A. Santana went 3-for-5 with a home run, two RBIs and two runs scored.

GCL Tigers
33-20, 1st in GCL North

Team R H E
Pirates 7 14 1
Tigers 1 5 1

Joshua Carr gave up five earned runs over 3 2/3 innings of relief and recorded the loss. David Gonzalez went 1-for-4 with an RBI, while Harold Castro went 1-for-4 with a double.

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