Six errors stir trouble for AZL Indians in loss
MESA - The AZL Indians looked the part of a rookie league squad last night as they committed six errors in the field and went 0-for-5 with RISP on the evening in a 9-2 loss to the AZL Cubs. Leaving six runners on base and striking out ten times on the night were part of the problem.
Dillon Howard actually looked adequate on the mound and rebounded several times from his infielders errors. But once Claudio Bautista committed his second error and the Indians fifth in the game, you could visibly see Howard becoming a bit exasperated on the mound—and rightfully so.
Up the middle, the defense was abysmal on the night. Shortstop Dorssys Paulino committed back-to-back errors in the bottom of the 1st inning, the second...