Detroit Tigers: West Michigan blanks South Bend and other MiLB news

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 06: A detail of a Detroit Tigers hat and glove are seen during warm ups against the New York Yankees during Game Five of the American League Championship Series at Yankee Stadium on October 6, 2011 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 06: A detail of a Detroit Tigers hat and glove are seen during warm ups against the New York Yankees during Game Five of the American League Championship Series at Yankee Stadium on October 6, 2011 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images) /
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Scores, news and notes around the Detroit Tigers farm system for July 29, 2018. Including West Michigan blanking South Bend in a 3-0 win.

Detroit Tigers Minor League Review 7-30

  • Toledo beat Louisville 6-4. Box Score
  • West Michigan beat South Bend 3-0. Box Score
  • Connecticut beat Vermont 4-3. Box Score
  • GCL Tigers West beat GCL Phillies West 3-0. Box Score
  • GCL Tigers West beat GCL Phillies West 3-0 in their makeup game. Box Score
  • GCL Tigers East beat GCL Yankees East 6-5. Box Score
  • DSL Tigers1 beat DSL Rangers2 5-4. Box Score
  • DSL Tigers2 beat DSL Royals2 3-1. Box Score
  • GC Tigers East beat GCL Yankees East 3-1 in their second game. Box Score

Detroit Tigers Minor League Preview 7-31

  • Toledo (56-50) vs Louisville (46-58) 7:05 PM. Probables: LOU: Lopez (4-9, 4.83) TOL: Alexander (2-4, 4.89)
  • Erie (50-56) vs Portland (43-62) 7:00 PM. Probables: ERI: TBD POR: Stankiewicz (6-8, 4.31)
  • Lakeland (56-48) vs Dunedin (54-51) 6:30 PM. Probables: LAK: TBD DUN: Buffo (2-2, 3.38)
  • West Michigan (53-53) vs South Bend (51-55) 7:05 PM. Probables: SB: TBD WM: Myers (3-3, 3.23)
  • Connecticut (21-20) vs Vermont (20-23) 7:05 PM. Probables: VER: Reuss (2-1, 5.03) CON: TBD
  • DSL Tigers2 (22-26) vs DSL Royals2 (16-32) 10:30 AM.
  • DSL Tigers1 (23-26) vs DSL Rangers2 (32-16) 10:30 AM.
  • GCL Tigers East (15-17) vs GCL Blue Jays (15-16) 12:00 PM.
  • GCL Tigers West (23-10) vs GCL Phillies East (19-13) 12:00 PM

Detroit Tigers Minor League News and Notes

Wilkel Hernandez struck out six batters as the Whitecaps routed South Bend 3-0. He allowed just one hit on the day. Hernandez is 1-4 on the year with a 5.66 ERA.  He’s slowly becoming the best asset acquired in the trade which sent J.D. Martinez to the Diamondbacks.

Ryan Carpenter picked up the win yesterday as the Mudhens beat Louisville 6-4. Carpenter pitched 6 innings and struck out four batters along the way. Over at the Athletic (subscription required), Max Bultman discusses what trades mean for baseball families.  It’s more than moving pieces, sometimes families are uprooted in the summer.

Next. Midseason Top 30 Prospects. dark

Finally Jordan Horrobin (subscription required) has five thoughts on the Tigers before the trade deadline. The Tigers are one of three teams who have yet to make a trade. The Marlins and Giants are the other two teams.