The farm system player of the night award goes to Scott Gorgen who pitched six strong innings in a Springfield win. Overall, the farm went 2-2.
Kolten Wong continues his strong start to the season despite a Springfield loss. The system went 2-2 overall.
The River Bandits won game two of the Western Division Championship series on a three run, walk off home run by Nick Longmire. That makes for a sweep of the series and the team will move on to play either Lansing or Fort Wayne in a best of five championship series.
Game one of the Midwest League Western Division Championship went to the Quad Cities River Bandits. Trevor Rosenthal pitched a nine inning shutout and there were offensive contributions from all over the lineup. The final score was 7-0.
The Johnson City Cardinals are your Appalachian League Champions for the second year in a row. The farm went 4-2 overall.
As we move towards wrapping up the minor league season, Matt Adams and Starlin Rodriguez push to end excellent seasons on a high note. The farm went 3-3 on a night when Palm Beach played a double header, Quad Cities was cancelled and Johnson City won game one of the three game Appalachian League championship series.
There farm system was a near perfect 6-1 on a night when Batavia played a double header. There are a lot of good details coming your way.
All five teams that played tonight won. Shelby Miller was at least one member of the Holy Triumvirate of Cardinal Pitching Prospects to grace us with a stellar performance on a night when all three took the mound. Details anyone?
All six teams played, only two went home winners. Let’s get to it.