Analysis

Indians Wrap Up Road Trip With A Loss In Toledo

Indians Wrap Up Road Trip With A Loss In Toledo

The Mud Hens scored their first two runs in the bottom of the 5th, with a rally started by Salazar.  He was hit by a pitch and was bunted to second base by 2B Danny Worth.  Salazar advanced to third base on a passed ball, then scored on RF Scott Thorman's RBI single to 1B Hague, when no one covered first base.  Thorman rounded second and reached third base on Santos' single, then scored on Iorg's sacrifice fly, giving the Mud Hens a 2-0 lead.  Argenis Diaz started another rally in the 6th when he lined a double into center field.  A sacrifice bunt by DH Ben Guez moved Diaz to third base.  Salazar's bloop single into right field drove in Diaz for a 3-0 lead.  Hernandez (photo) gave the Indians their only run in the top of the 7th, with a solo home run blas...

To continue reading the rest of this article, subscribe to Pirates Prospects. Subscribers get access to every article on the site, along with all of our exclusive live coverage of the Pirates' minor league system, all for a very low monthly or yearly rate.

If you're already a member, you can log in below. If you think you're receiving this message in error, please e-mail tim@piratesprospects.com.

Analysis

Nancy grew up in Rochester, NY, where her father indoctrinated her to the love of baseball as a small child. He taught her to keep score at the age of 5, and she hasn't stopped since. She now lives in the Indianapolis area with her husband and two sons. Nancy has followed the Indians on both the Most Valuable Network and the Bloguin group, before joining Pirates Prospects in 2011. She provides daily game recaps from Indianapolis, plus player analysis from the guys she sees live at the games.

More in Analysis

A Country in Turmoil: Venezuelan MLB Players Finding it Impossible to Ignore Trouble at Home

Alan SaundersAugust 16, 2017

Luis Escobar Made Some Mechanical Adjustments That Could Have Him on the Right Track

Tim WilliamsAugust 15, 2017

Brandon Waddell Strives to Make the Best of an Injury-Filled Season

Sean McCoolAugust 15, 2017

Williams: The Pirates Have Plenty of Outfield Depth Building in the Low Levels

Tim WilliamsAugust 14, 2017

Tyler Glasnow’s Adjustments in Triple-A Have Him Earning Another Shot in Pittsburgh

Brian PelozaAugust 13, 2017

Williams: The Developmental Benefit of the Pirates Having a Team in Bristol

Tim WilliamsAugust 12, 2017

Pirates Prospects is an independent media outlet, and is in no way affiliated with the Pittsburgh Pirates, their minor league affiliates, Major League Baseball, or Minor League Baseball.

Copyright © 2016 Pirates Prospects