Game Time Notes

Minor League Baseball

Lexington Legends vs. Hagerstown SunsDavid Duncan

  • David Duncan looks to continue his resurgence in his fourth start for the Legends tonight.  Duncan is 1-1 with a 4.00 ERA in three games with Lexington, including a seven-inning, one-run performance in his last start against Lake County.  Duncan struck out seven and walked none in that start.  In 18 innings with Lexington Duncan has 19 strikeouts and four walks.  David began the season with Lancaster where he was 0-9 with an 8.51 ERA.
  • Monday’s DH Michael Diaz tied his season high with three RBIs in the 6-5 victory over Hagerstown.  Diaz also had three RBI on June 13 and July 9 and has 23 RBI on the season.  Diaz drove in the winning run Monday when he was hit by a pitch in the ninth inning with the bases loaded.
  • First baseman Brian Pellegrini hit his 16th home run of the season for Lexington Monday.  Pellegrini has 37 home runs in his Legends’ career, the most of any Legend.  He is nine home runs from Hunter Pence’s single-season record of 25 home runs set in 2005.
  • Hagerstown will send its ace Marcos Frias to the mound tonight.  Frias is 6-3 with a 3.02 ERA on the season and 78 strikeouts in 86.1 innings over 17 games.  Frias held Bowling Green to one run in six innings in his last start.

Bowling Green vs. Lake County

  • The Hot Rods send Frank De Los Santos to the mound tonight.  The lefty is 4-6 with a 3.77 ERA on the season and is holding opponents to a .260 average on the season including .165 average from left-handed batters.  De Los Santos allowed five runs in four and one-third innings against Hagerstown in his last start.
  • Second baseman Robi Estrada turned in his third consecutive multi-hit game in driving in the winning run with a bunt-single in Monday.  Over his last three games, Estrada is 7-12.  Estrada also had three consecutive multi-hit efforts in a double header on March 23 and in the following game on the 24th.