Daily Recap: 8/31
- Akron lost 9-7 at the hands of the Erie Seawolves. RHP JD Martin worked the first two scoreless innings before being lifted as he is scheduled to pitch on short rest Thursday in game 2 of the Aeros post-season series against Bowie. LHP Chuck Lofgren (2-6) got lit up to the tune of 9ER in just 1.1 innings of work allowing 6 hits, 4 walks and uncorking 2 wild pitches. The Aeros rallied for 3 runs in the 9th to make a game of it, but Wes Hodges struck out with the tying runs in scoring position. C Carlos Santana made his AA debut and launched a 2-run HR as part of a 1-for-4 night.
- The K-Tribe defeated Myrtle Beach 6-4. Jeanmar Gomez (5-9) picked up the win allowing 2R/ER in 6 innings of work. RHP Vinne Pestano notched his 9th Indians save (24th total) inspite of allowing a run in the 9th. Lucas Montero (2-for-4, 2B, RBI) and John Drennen (2-for-3, 2B) the standouts on offense.
- Lake County fall 7-5 to Hagerstown. Ryan Morris (9-7) with the loss allowing 5ER in just 4 innings of work. John Holt and Mike Pontius each allowed a run over 2 innings. Karexon Sanchez hit his 12th HR of the year and Matt Brown finished 2-for-4.
- Scrappers fall 5-1 to Williamsport mustering just 3 hits in the process. Kaimi Mead (5-7) allowed 4 runs (2 earned) in 5IP to take the loss. 1B Brock Simpson the standout on offense finishing 2-for-4 with 2 doubles. CF Tim Fedroff finished 0-for-4 to make him just 2-for-17 (.118) over his last 5 games after starting his pro career 19-for-51 (.373).