Dragons Press Box Notes for April 26

By Dayton Dragons | April 26, 2014 1:40 PM ET

Dragons GameDay

Saturday, April 26, 2014, Game # 21

Dow Diamond, Midland, Mich., 6:05 p.m.

Radio: WONE-AM 980


Dayton Dragons (13-7) at Great Lakes Loons (13-8)

RH Daniel Wright (0-0, 1.69) vs. RH Jonathan Martinez (3-1, 2.63)


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Today's Game: The Dayton Dragons (affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds) meet the Great Lakes Loons (affiliate of the Los Angeles Dodgers) in the second game of a three-game series.

Individual Notes

  • Who's Hot: Beau Amaral is batting .383 over his last 10 games, going 18 for 47 with a home run, three doubles, and three triples. He is 9th in the league in batting average for the year at .329 and tied for the league lead in triples with three...Carlton Daal is batting .344 over his last nine games, going 11 for 32…Sebastian Elizalde is second in the MWL in on-base percentage for the year at .450 (.001 off the lead).
  • Pitching:  Ismael Guillon leads the Midwest League in opponent's batting average at .116 (8 for 69). He is fourth in ERA at 1.16…Nick Travieso is tied for fifth in the league in ERA at 1.23 and has an active streak of 13 straight scoreless innings…Zack Weiss has not allowed a run over six relief outings (12.1 IP, 4 H, 2 BB, 14 K)…Alejandro Chacin (11.2 IP) has allowed unearned runs but no earned runs…Scott Brattvet is three for three in save situations and has allowed just one run in 8.1 innings.

Team Notes

  • The Dragons team ERA of 2.52 ranks first in the Midwest League. The Dragons team batting average of .233 ranks 15th in the league.
  • The Dragons have allowed a total of four runs over the last three games. 
  • The Dragons had 15 hits last night after collecting a total of 16 in four games in the South Bend series.

Upcoming Probable Pitchers (All game times are Dayton time) (All games on WONE 980 AM and WONE.com)

Sunday, April 27 (3:05 p.m.): Dayton RH Sal Romano (2-1, 2.86) at Great Lakes RH Zachary Bird (1-2, 7.36)

Monday, April 28 (7:00 p.m.): Lansing RH Chase De Jong (0-0, 4.61) at Dayton LH Ismael Guillon (1-0, 1.16)

Tuesday, April 29 (7:00 p.m.): Lansing RH Kendall Graveman (2-0, 0.34) at Dayton LH Amir Garrett (0-2, 5.63)

Wednesday, April 30 (7:00 p.m.): Lansing RH Tom Robson (0-3, 9.53) at Dayton RH Nick Travieso (3-0, 1.23)

Thursday, May 1 (7:07 p.m.): Lansing RH Alberto Tirado at Dayton RH Daniel Wright (TV: WHIO 7.2, TWC 23, 372)

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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