Scores, news, and notes around the Detroit Tigers farm system for August 30, 2018. Including the Mud Hens moving to half a game back in the wild-card race.
Detroit Tigers Minor League Review 8-30
- Toledo beat Indianapolis 4-3. Box Score
- Erie beat Harrisburg 15-7. Box Score
- West Michigan beat Dayton 4-2. Box Score
- Connecticut beat Aberdeen in their first game 8-1. Box Score
- Connecticut lost to Aberdeen in their second game 0-3. Box Score
- Lakeland saw their doubleheader against St. Lucie canceled due to wet grounds.
Detroit Tigers Minor League Preview 8-31
- Toledo is taking on Columbus. Game start is scheduled for 7:05 PM. Probable pitchers are TOL: Norris (0-0, 2.25) COL: Talbot (4-5, 2.61).
- Erie is taking on Akron. Game start is scheduled for 7:05 PM. Probable pitchers are AKR: TBD ERI: Watkins (1-1, 4.22).
- Lakeland is taking on Palm Beach. Game start is scheduled for 6:30 PM. Probable pitchers are PMB: TBD LAK: Breto (3-2, 2.61).
- West Michigan is taking on Dayton. Game start is scheduled for 7:00 PM. Probable pitchers are WM: Lance (0-3, 5.52) DAY: McGuff (2-5, 3.74).
- Connecticut is taking on Aberdeen. Game start is scheduled for 7:05 PM. Probable pitchers are CON: Vasquez (5-3, 2.83) ABD: TBD.
Minor League News and Notes
The Mud Hens took down IL leader Indianapolis and moved to half a game back in the wild-card race. They’re trailing the RailRiders and Indians as they look to take on Columbus tonight. The Mud Hens have a four-game series in Columbus as they look to secure a wild-card spot.
Over at SB Nation’s Minor League Ball, they’re in love with outfield prospect Isaac Paredes. Yesterday, they gave a quick update on the 19-year old. They have him ranked as a B+ prospect as of right now. They think Paredes has a solid chance of enjoying a successful career in the big leagues.
The Arizona Fall League is set to start up and the Tigers have several prospects headed out West. Jason Beck, of MLB.com, writes that Daz Cameron highlights a group of seven Tigers prospects set to play in the Arizona Fall League.