Around the Farm takes a quick look at some of yesterday’s performances by Cleveland prospects throughout the system. The positions listed below are where the player was playing in yesterday’s game.
Jordan Milbrath (SP, Lake County): L (0-1), 2.2 IP, 6 H, 3 ER, 2 BB, 2 SO, 1 WP
Though essentially everything went wrong for the Lake County Captains in their 6-0 loss Thursday, another rough outing from a starting pitcher is the main reason they are down 2-0 to the Kane County Cougars and facing elimination in the Midwest League finals. Following Mitch Brown‘s two-inning, four-run outing on Wednesday, Milbrath was not much better and left the Captains down quickly. Bad outings happen — and Lake County would not have made the finals without the contributions of players like Brown and Milbrath — but the timing of these outings is obviously less than ideal. The Captains will hope their losing stays on the road as they bring the playoff action to Classic Park on Saturday. Read More…
From Indians Baseball Insider, September 12, 2014