Gaynor Walks-Off For LFT (8/5 Recaps)

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 single in the bottom of the 10th drove home the winning run.

August 5th Games


AAA Toledo Mud Hens
44-72, 4th in West Division

Team R H E
Rochester 10 25 0
Toledo 9 18 1

Jose Ortega allowed three earned runs in the top of the 19th, and a Toledo rally fell short in the bottom frame. John Lindsey wen 5-for-7 with two home runs, a double, six RBIs and two runs scored. Brooks Brown gave up three earned runs in five innings in the start, and a total of eight relievers were used. Rochester scored three in the eighth to tie the game and one in the ninth to again tie the game. Jamie Johnson went 4-for-8 with two walks, a triple, an RBI and two runs scored.

AA Erie Seawolves
50-63, 6th in Eastern Division

Team R H E
Erie 2 11 1
Portland 11 17 1

James Avery allowed seven runs (six earned) over two innings in the start and recorded the loss. Kelvin De La Cruz gave up three earned runs in two innings of relief. Avisail Garcia and Niuman Romero each went 2-for-4with a double and an RBI.

High-A Lakeland Flying Tigers
24-19, 2nd in North Division

Team R H E
Clearwater 3 9 2
Lakeland 4 7 1

Wade Gaynor singled home Marcus Lemon in the bottom of the 10th for a walk-off win. Gaynor went 1-for-4, while Lemon went 1-for-4 with an RBI and two runs scored. Daniel Schlereth allowed one hit in one inning in the start. Shawn Teufel gave up three earned runs over six innings of relief, but Matt Crouse picked up the win, pitching the last 1 2/3 scoreless innings. Hernan Perez went 3-for-3 with a double and a run scored.

Low-A West Michigan Whitecaps
20-22, 6th in Eastern Division

Team R H E
West Michigan 7 10 1
Lansing 1 5 3

Kyle Ryan gave up one earned run over 5 2/3 innings in the start and picked up the win. Jeff McVaney went 2-for-5 with a double, two RBIs and a run scored, while Brandon Loy went 2-for-5 with a triple and two runs scored.

Connecticut Tigers
20-26, 3rd in New York-Penn League Stedler

Team R H E
Connecticut 9 13 1
Williamsport 3 6 2

Zach Kirksey went 2-for-5 with two home runs and three RBIs to lead the Tigers at the plate. Endrys Briceno gave up three earned runs over 6 1/3 innings in the start and picked up the win. Jake Stewart went 2-for-5 with two RBIs and a run scored, while Edgar Corcino went 2-for-5 with a triple and a run scored.

DSL Tigers
22-26, 4th in San Pedro de Macoris

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

The Tigers' game at the Braves was postponed.

GCL Tigers
27-14, 1st in GCL North

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

The Tigers were off on Sunday.

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