Detroit Tigers: SeaWolves pummeled and other MiLB news
Scores, news, and notes around the Detroit Tigers farm system for August 14, 2018. Including the SeaWolves being pummeled by Harrisburg.
Detroit Tigers Minor League Review 8-14
- Toledo lost to Syracuse 6-7. Box Score
- Erie lost to Harrisburg 15-3. Box Score
- Lakeland beat Daytona 7-1. Box Score
- West Michigan lost to Fort Wayne 1-5. Box Score
- GCL Tigers West beat GCL Yankees East 4-1. Box Score
- DSL Tigers2 beat DSL Mariners 10-7. Box Score
- DSL Tigers1 beat DSL D-backs2 4-0. Box Score
- GCL Tigers East beat GCL Braves 4-2. Box Score
Detroit Tigers Minor League Preview 8-15
- Toledo (61-59) takes on Syracuse (52-69) at 7:05 PM. Probables pitchers are: SYR: Valdez (4-7, 2.84) TOL: Carpenter (2-8, 5.30.
- Erie (57-64) takes on Harrisburg at 7:05 PM. Probables pitchers are: HBG: Long (4-8, 3.72) ERI: TB.
- Lakeland (64-55) takes on Dayonta (61-56) at 6:30 PM. Probables pitchers are: DBT: TBD LAK: Watkins (8-4, 2.31.
- West Michigan (60-60) takes on Lansing (72-49) at 7:05 PM. Probables pitchers are: LAN: Castillo (9-5, 4.77) WM: Rodriguez (5-7, 4.59)
- Connecticut (24-28) takes on Tri-City (32-23) at 7:00 PM. Probables pitchers are: CON: Martinez (4-0, 1.23) TRI: TBD.
- DSL Tigers2 vs DSL Pirates2 at 10:30 AM.
- DSL Tigers1 vs DSL Rangers2 at 10:30 AM.
- GCL Tigers West vs GCL Blue Jays East at Noon.
- GCL Tigers East vs GCL Yankees West at Noon.
Detroit Tigers Minor League News
Over at the Athletic (subscription required), a lengthy and worthy read on Joe Jimenez. Jimenez has gone from being an unsigned draft pick to playing with the Tigers in Comerica Park. Also at the Athletic (subscription required), the top twenty-five players in Detroit under twenty-five.
Short-A Connecticut Tigers lost their manager Gerald Laird. The move was overlooked by all eye’s being on draft week. Lynn Henning, of the Detroit News, writes that Laird left his managerial duties to spend more time at home and with his family. Slightly older news that you might have already read. Jason Beck, of MLB.com, writes that Beau Burrows is working on improving his off-speed pitches with Double-A Erie.