Scores, news and notes around the Detroit Tigers farm system for July 7, 2018. Including a victory from the SeaWovles over Binghamton.
Detroit Tigers Minor League Review 7-7
- Toledo beat Louisville 5-2. Box Score
- Erie beat Binghamton 10-0. Box Score
- Lakleand lost to Tampa 2-1. Box Score
- West Michigan lost to Lake County 3-0. Box Score
- Connecticut beat Vermont 6-3. Box Score
- GCL Tigers East beat GCL Braves 7-4. Box Score
- GCL Yankees East beat GCL Tigers West 8-6. Box Score
- DSL Mets2 beat DSL Tigers1 4-1. Box Score
- DSL Tigers2 lost to DSL Mariners 4-1. Box Score
Detroit Tigers Preview 7-8
- Toledo (49-38) vs Louisville (24-50) 2:00 PM. Probables: TOL: Dowdy (5-3, 4.03) LOU: Mella (0-0, -.–)
- Erie (41-45) vs Binghamton (42-44) 2:05 PM.Probables: ERI: TBD BNG: Dunn (2-2, 2.41)
- Lakeland (46-38) vs Tampa (43-42) 1:00 PM. Probables: TAM: Rosa (8-2, 3.84) LAK: Soto (4-3, 4.72)
- West Michigan (45-42) vs Lake County (36-51) 1:30 PM. Probables: WM: TBD LC: Hillman (2-8, 5.11)
- Connecticut (10-12) vs Vermont (11-11) 5:05 PM. Probables: CON: TBD VER: Mendoza (2-1, 5.48)
Detroit Tigers Minor League Notes
Over at the Athletic, Emily Waldon looks at the current state of the Tigers farm system. As Waldon points out, only two of the Tigers top ten draft picks this year are currently active playing Single-A ball.
Also at the Athletic, Jordan Horrobin analyzes why the Tigers DFA’d Dixon Machado so close to the trade deadline. All-Star Weekend is also closing in and the Tigers have two representatives in the Futures Games. Matt Manning and Dawel Lugo have been tapped to represent the Olde English D this season.
The Detroit Tigers have agreed to deals with two international prospects according to MLB.com. Our own Rob Low explores the Tigers farm system for this week. From his weekly report, Matt Manning made his debut with High-A Lakeland. The pitching prospect continues to impress as he makes his way through the minors.