Dillard Dazzles, Goldeyes Slumping – American Association Daily
American Association Daily provides insights, features, and recaps of the action from around the American Association of Professional Baseball League, as well as player and coaching profiles and transactions. In today’s edition of American Association Daily Recap, Robert Pannier recaps a great evening in the American Association, including Tim Dillard tossing 5.1 shutout innings in the Milkmen’s 3-1 victory and the RedHawks winning their fifth straight game.
RedHawks Extend Goldeyes Slump
Bradin Hagens tossed six shutout innings and Dylan Kelly had five hits and four RBI as the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks battered the Winnipeg Goldeyes, 13-1. Kelly and Correlle Prime each homered. The RedHawks have won five straight games, moving them into fifth place in the American Association, three behind the Canaries for second place.
Morales, Lago Help Canaries Blast Saints
Roy Morales homered and drove in four and Alay Lago hit a homer and drove in three as the Sioux Falls Canaries blasted the St. Paul Saints, 12-4. Morales was a perfect 4-4 with a walk, hitting his second homer of the year. Lago was 2-5 with three runs scored and three RBI. Tyler Herron won his league leading seventh game of the year.
Dillard, Milkmen Hold off Dogs, 3-1
Tim Dillard tossed 5.1 scoreless innings for his first win of the season and Adam Walker II hit his American Association leading 18th homer of the season to lead the Milwaukee Milkmen to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago Dogs. Logan Trowbridge reached base three times and scored twice.
Canaries starter Tyler Herron won his fourth straight decision…Dogs left-hander Thomas Dorminy lost for the first time this year. He is now 6-1…Canaries OF Logan Landon extended his hitting streak to 14 straight games, the second longest this season. Teammate Damek Tomsha has the longest streak at 15…The Winnipeg Goldeyes have lost seven straight games, longest in the league this year.
By Robert Pannier