How the four players with Michigan ties fared in the All-Star Futures Game. Video by Ryan Ford/DFP
Triple-A: Toledo 5, Durham 1
DURHAM, N.C. – Tyler Collins doubled and singled twice as the Toledo Mud Hens defeated the Durham Bulls, 5-1, Sunday.
Toledo started the scoring in the second inning. After reaching base on a walk, Efren Navarro scored following singles by Argenis Diaz and Collins.
The Mud Hens later added two runs in both the third and fourth innings. In the third, Jim Adduci hit an RBI double, while JaCoby Jones hit a two-run single in the fourth.
Toledo right-hander Buck Farmer (3-3) picked up the win after allowing one run on five hits over five innings. Opposing starter Michael Roth (0-1) took the loss after a rough outing in which he allowed five runs and six hits over four innings.
Double-A: Erie 7, Harrisburg 4
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Harold Castro had three hits and two RBI as the Erie SeaWolves topped the Harrisburg Senators, 7-4, Sunday. The SeaWolves swept the three-game series with the win.
Trailing 2-0 in the first, Harrisburg went out in front when Drew Ward hit a three-run home run.
Erie answered in the next half-inning, taking the lead for good when Castro singled to bring home Wade Hinkle and A.J. Simcox.
The SeaWolves later tacked on three runs in the fourth when Castro hit an RBI double and then scored on a two-run home run by Kody Eaves to secure the victory.
Erie starter Matt Crouse (5-2) picked up the win despite allowing four runs and six hits over five innings. Opposing starter Kyle McGowin (0-5) took the loss after a rough outing in which he allowed seven runs and eight hits over four innings. Zac Reininger recorded his first save of the season.
Ward homered and singled, driving home three runs for the Senators.
With the win, Erie improved to 10-3 against Harrisburg this season.
Single-A: Lakeland 7, Daytona 3
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Jose Azocar had four hits and two RBI, and Spencer Turnbull allowed just two hits over five innings as the Lakeland Flying Tigers defeated the Daytona Tortugas, 7-3, Sunday.
Turnbull (4-2) allowed one run while striking out five to get the win.
Up 1-0 in the second, Lakeland extended its lead when Ariel Serrano hit an RBI single, bringing home Luis Valdes.
Trailing 5-1, the Tortugas cut into the deficit in the seventh inning when Luis Gonzalez scored on an error.
The Flying Tigers later tacked on two runs in the eighth when Cam Gibson hit a solo home run and Azocar hit an RBI triple to secure the victory.
Wendolyn Bautista (1-4) went seven innings, allowing five runs and nine hits. He also struck out two and walked three.
Lakeland remains undefeated against Daytona this season at 6-0.
Single-A: Lake County 5, West Michigan 4
EASTLAKE, Ohio – Ryder Ryan struck Chad Sedio out with the bases loaded to end the game, leading the Lake County Captains to a 5-4 win over the West Michigan Whitecaps on Sunday.
Lake County starter Juan Hillman (4-4) went seven innings, allowing two runs and two hits while striking out nine to get the win. Trent Szkutnik (4-1) went 4 1/3 innings, allowing four runs and five hits. He also struck out four and walked one.
Lake County got on the board first in the third inning when Luke Wakamatsu hit a two-run home run.
Trailing 5-3, the Whitecaps cut into the deficit in the ninth inning when Anthony Pereira hit an RBI single, scoring Danny Pinero.
Pinero homered and doubled, scoring a pair of runs while also driving home a couple for the Whitecaps.
Despite the loss, West Michigan is 10-4 against Lake County this season.