On-Deck with the Captains: Week 13
July 1st - South Bend @ Lake County (Win: Reichenbach, Save: Dickerson)
July 2nd - South Bend @ Lake County (Loss: Goodnight)
July 3rd - Lake County @ Lansing (Loss: Petter)
July 4th - Lake County @ Lansing (Win: Wetmore, Save: Cooper)
July 5th - Lake County @ Lansing (Loss: Stowell)
July 6th - Lake County @ Bowling Green (Loss: Petter)
July 7th - Lake County @ Bowling Green (Postponed)
July 2nd - Kirk Wetmore promoted to Lake County from Mahoning Valley
July 2nd - Kyle Petter promoted to Lake County from Mahoning Valley
July 2nd - Nate Striz assigned to Mahoning Valley from Lake County
July 2nd - Kyle Blair assigned to Extended Spring Training from Lake County
July 4th - Argenis Martinez promoted to Kinston
Washington- 3/22 (.136), R, BB, 7 K, SB
Moncrief- 3/19 (.158), R, RBI, 7 K
Monsalve- 8/23 (.348), 6 R, 2 HR, 3 RBI, 3 BB, 2 K, SB
Aguilar- 7/20 (.350), 4 R, 3 2B, HR, 4 RBI, 4 BB, 7 K
Urshela- 8/25 (.320), 5 R, 2B, 3B, HR, 4 RBI, 2 K
Casas- 4/22 (.182), R, RBI, 4 BB, 5 K
Rodriguez- 6/21 (.286), 3 R, 3 2B, HR, 2 RBI, 5 K
Martinez- 4/11 (.364), 2 R, RBI, BB, 3 K, SB
Bartolone- 2/12 (.167), RBI, 4 K
Heere- 7/22 (.318), R, 2 2B, 3 RBI, 4 K
Montero- 0/4 (.000), K
Fields- 2/7 (.286), R, 3 RBI, 3 K
Notes on Offense:
The Captains struck out a season high 18 times on Wednesday night versus Bowling Green. The 18 strikeouts tallied by the Hot Rods matched their team record set last season.
Outfielder LeVon Washington had his nine game hitting streak end on the 3rd. During the streak, he hit .289 with three doubles, two triples, five RBI, and seven runs scored.
Brian Heere has an 11 game on-base streak as well as a seven game hitting streak. Both are career highs.
Jesus Aguilar had his 29 game on-base streak and six game hit streak snapped on July 6th, finishing the game 0 for 3 after being ejected in the top of the sixth inning for arguing a checked swing call with the home plate umpire.
Hitter of the Week: Alex Monsalve, C
On the Mound:
Cooper- 1 G, S, 4 IP, 3 H, R, 2 BB, 3 K
Rayl- 1 start, 1.2 IP, 3 H, 3 R, BB, 2 K
Goodnight- 1 start, L, 2.2 IP, 4 H, 6 R (4 ER), 4 BB, 2K, HR
Cook- 1 start, 7 IP, 6H, 4 R (3 ER), 2 BB, 3 K, HR
Mahalic- 2 G, 5.1 IP, 6 H, 5 R (4 ER), 3 BB, 6 K, HR
Encarnacion- 1 G, 1.1 IP, 2 H, 4 R (2 ER), 4 BB, 2 K
Sarianides- 2 G, 4.2 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 4 BB, 5 K, HR
Dickerson- 2 G, S, 1 IP, H, 0 R, K
Reichenbach- 2 starts, W, 11.1 IP, 9 H, 4 R, 2 BB, 7 K, HR
Stowell- 2 G, L, 4 IP, 2 R, 2 BB, 2 K
Petter- 2 G, 2 L, 3.2 IP, 4 H, 3 R, BB, 7 K, HR
Wetmore- 1 start, W, 5 IP, 4 H, 3 R (1 ER), 2 BB, 2 K
Notes on Pitching:
The Captains bullpen picked up three losses on the week. The 'pen had been doing well in recent weeks, but this week struggled mightly. Closer Clayton Ehlert did not pitch at all this week. Dale Dickerson and Jordan Cooper picked up both saves.
Kyle Blair was sent down to Extended Spring Training for treatment on his ailing knee.
Mike Rayl was taken out of the game after only 1.2 innings due to pitch count.
Pitcher of the Week: J.D. Reichenbach, LHP
July 8th - Lake County @ Bowling Green
July 9th - Lansing @ Lake County
July 10th - Lansing @ Lake County
July 11th - Lansing @ Lake County
July 12th - Lake County @ Peoria
July 13th - Lake County @ Peoria
July 14th - Lake County @ Peoria