Toledo Mud Hens (AAA)
In 5 starts for
Jair Jurrjens has a 2.65 ERA and 14/5 ratio over 17 innings in his first 3 starts for
First half: 37-32
Second half: 5-4
Kyle Sleeth’s comeback from Tommy John surgery was derailed after just two starts when his shoulder locked up. It’s not known how long he’ll be out. He had pitched 5 innings allowing 4 earned runs on 7 hits and 3 walks. Dallas Trahern has a 1.98 ERA in his last 7 starts and now has a 3.84 ERA and 58/22 ratio in 91.1 innings overall…..Jeff Larish is batting .256/.364/.488. He is 6th in the league in slugging and 3rd in walks with 44.
First half: 41-26
Second half: 7-2
Ramon Garcia continues to be one of the organizations best performers this year. He has a 1.92 ERA and 55/11 k/bb ratio in 75 innings. Other starters having good seasons are Lucas French (97 IP, 3.25 ERA and 61/24 k/bb ratio), Sendy Vazquez (80.1/,3.25/64/27) and Burke Badenhop (94.2/3.33/68/16). Three relievers having strong seasons for the Whitecaps are: Orlando Perdomo (30/1.20/32/6), Anthony Claggett (36/0.25/36/11) and Matthew Rusch (42.2/1.27/34/5)…..Cameron Maybin is batting .298/.388/.452 with 13 SB. A couple other prospects having good seasons are Michael Holliman (.276/.391/.425), Dusty Ryan (.303/.388/.451) and Michael Hernandez (.308/.350/.500).
Oneonta Tigers (A-)
Christopher Cody has a 1.13 ERA and 7/1 ratio in his first 8 innings. Jose Fragoso has a 2.70 ERA and 12/3 ratio in 6.2 innings…..The leading hitter for Oneonta in the first 10 games is Brandon Timm (.364/.382/.545). Some high draft picks making their professional debut for Oneonta are Scott Sizemore (.373/.400/.512), Ronald Bourquin (.265/.419/.265) and Brennan Boesch (.235/.289/.529).
GCL Tigers (Rookie)
2004 second round draft pick Eric Beattie, who suffered through Rick Ankielesque control problems in his his first professional season is trying to make a comeback. He has allowed 2 walks in 5 innings so far…..The top hitter through 9 games is Gorkys Hernandez (.382/.405/.588).